John W. Fitzpatrick
John W. Fitzpatrick, 70, of Bordentown, formerly of Hamilton, passed away Monday at Compassionate Care Hospice, Trenton.
Born in Trenton, he was an area resident until moving to Bordentown in 2005.
Mr. Fitzpatrick was a laboratory technician with Exxon-Mobil in Hopewell and later Paulsboro until his retirement in 2000.
He was a graduate of Trenton Catholic High School – Class of 1960; a member of the American Legion; an animal lover; an avid fisherman and frequent visitor to Monmouth Park.
Mr. Fitzpatrick served in the US Army.
Son of the late Joseph J. and Rose Lombardo Fitzpatrick, he is survived by his wife of 51 years, Carolyn Stanton Fitzpatrick; his son and daughter-in-law, Sean R. and Beth Fitzpatrick of Bordentown; 4 grandchildren, Devon, Drew, Brynn and Cameron; his aunt, Katherine Lombardo of Pennington; also, several cousins.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6 until 9pm and Friday from 8:30 until 9am at the M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave., Hamilton Twp. Mass Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10am at St. Mary’s Church, 45 Crosswicks St., Bordentown, NJ 08505. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hamilton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name may be made to either the American Diabetes Assoc., PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 www.diabetes.org or the American Heart Assoc. 1 Union St. Suite 301 Robbinsville, NJ 08691 www.heart.org.
Posted on 04 Mar 2013 by MFH