Russell Robert Fitzgerald
GILBERT – Memorial services for Russell Robert Fitzgerald, 65, of Gilbert, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday October 18, 2013 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home Lexington Chapel. Memorials may be made to The Wounded Warrior Fund, 4899 Belfort Rd. Ste. 300, Jacksonville, FL. 32256, or any Charity of your choice.
Mr. Fitzgerald was born on December 18, 1947 in North Adams, MA. and passed away on Sunday October 13, 2013. He was the son of Joseph Fitzgerald and Irene Cummings Fitzgerald.
Mr. Fitzgerald was a Veteran who served his Country in the US Air Force from March of 1967 to April of 1987. He was Chief of Advertizing and Public Affairs Columbia for the Recruiting Battalion, the International Association of Business Communicators IABC, a member on the Advisory Committee for the Celebrate Freedom Foundation and on the Military Affairs Committee for the Columbia Chamber of Commerce. Surviving are his wife, Mary Beth Fitzgerald; sons, Michael J. Fitzgerald (Holly) and Daniel E Fitzgerald; brother, Thomas Fitzgerald (Janet); sisters, Elizabeth Foley (John) and Judith Simons (Richard); grandchildren, Sophia Fitzgerald, Noah McLamb, Keagen McLamb, Piper McLamb; as well as his wife's children, Jennifer McKay, Timothy McKay, Kristoffer McKay, Danielle McLamb (Michael) and Allyson Schmidt (Benjamin). He was predeceased by his late wife Sandra Jones Fitzgerald.