John "Jackie"'s Story
John Milton Fitzgerald, age 83, of Nokomis, Fla., died on March 23, 2016. He was born on September 3, 1932, in Gloucester, Mass., the son of Jeremiah and Abby (MacDonald) Fitzgerald.
Surviving family members include his wife, Sally of Nokimis; daughters, Christina Elizabeth Fitzgerald of Nokomis, Susan (Fitzgerald) Henderson and husband John of Red Bank, N.J., son John Ballard Henderson of Tinton Falls, N.J.; brother, Jeremiah Fitgerald and his wife, Joan of Rutland, Mass.; grandchildren, Elizabeth and Catherine Henderson of Red Bank, N.J.; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was predeceased by his brother, Joseph and his sister, Christina Elizabeth Fitzgerald.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, April 20 at 10:30 a.m., at Calvary Cemetery, Gloucester. Family and friends are asked to gather inside the main gate,so they can be escorted to the site.
A celebration of his life will immediately follow at the Bass Rocks Elks Lodge, 101 Atlantic Rd, Gloucester.
Published on  May 14, 2016