Jack FitzPatrick, 79

Jack FitzPatrick, 79, of Gilbertsville, husband of Veronica (Coates) FitzPatrick, passed away Thursday April 6, 2023 at Chestnut Knoll.

Born in Atlantic City, NJ, he was the son of the late John and Kathryn (Galitski) FitzPatrick.

Jack served in the US Navy. He worked as a police officer in Lower Merion and served as a volunteer firefighter. He enjoyed fishing, trips to Shady Maple, and watching the Phillies and Flyers. He was a huge fan of Grumpy the dwarf and often teased his grandchildren about it. Jack had a great sense of humor and enjoyed making others laugh.

Surviving along with his wife are his children Tom FitzPatrick husband of Christine and Colleen Fitzpatrick; grandchildren Casey and Cory FitzPatrick; and his sister Patricia FitzPatrick.

Along with his parents, Jack was predeceased by his daughter Michelle FitzPatrick.

Funeral services will be held Friday April 14, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, LLC., 1020 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville, PA 19525. Burial will be private. Visitation will be held Friday from 9:30-10:45 AM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jack’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association in Jack’s Memory http://act.alz.org/goto/JackFi...

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Sending prayers and comfort to the family. Jack was a wonderful man who had a great sense of humor. He was very kind and would have helped anyone in need. His legacy of caring and service to others will live on.

~ Lorraine Kinslow
4/17/2023 3:45:10 PM

Heart felt condolences to you and your family. I pray your strength. God bless????

~ Sylvia H. Hatot Phila, PA
4/12/2023 9:50:36 PM

My deepest condolences to you and your family Ronnie, you are in my thoughts and prayer.

~ Karen Jean Charles
4/12/2023 6:54:01 PM

My condolences to you, Ronnie and your family.
I remember an early trip of mine to MK Seminar and Jack's sense of humor--he was always laughing!

Sorry for your troubles.

~ Eileen P Kevany Newtown Square, PA
4/12/2023 12:14:53 PM

Ronnie, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Phantom always made me laugh.

~ Karen Pompanella
4/10/2023 3:59:06 PM

May the comfort of Holy Spirit rest with you and your family at this time. Continuing to keep all of you in my prayers.

~ Val Rich
4/10/2023 3:45:20 PM

Sorry Ronnie, I meant thoughts and prayers are with you and Colleen!

~ Carla Haydt
4/9/2023 1:05:50 PM

Thoughts and Prayers are with you and Michelle!

~ Carla Haydt
4/9/2023 1:03:36 PM

Ronnie, You are in our thoughts and prayers. We have such wonderful memories of times we had together with you and Jack. He always made us laugh. Barbara & John

~ Barbara & John Furst Johnson City, TN
4/8/2023 5:14:20 PM

Hello Tom, I’m so sorry for your loss please except my condolences if there is anything I can do for you please feel free to reach out to me. Take care Brother. Tom Maslo

~ Thomas Maslo West Chester, PA
4/8/2023 2:54:30 PM