John W. Fitzpatrick, 73, of Elm Street died on Thursday, June 22, 2023 in UMass Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.
He leaves fourteen nieces and nephews; James Fitzpatrick, Shelia Richardson, Kathy Moore, Michael Farr, John Farr, Mary Quinn, Erin Nelson, Keri Fitzpatrick, Brian Fitzpatrick, Sean Fitzpatrick, Todd Fitzpatrick, Brenda Dubrey, Kevin Hardiman & Thomas Hardiman. He was predeceased by three sisters; Beverly, Kathleen and Nancy, four brothers; Hilary, Paul, James and Michael and two nephews; Joseph and Steven Gedman.
John was born in Worcester, son of James and Agnes (Curnin) Fitzpatrick. He graduated from Commerce High School. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He was an assembler at an area Tool and Die Company for several years. In his free time he was a longtime volunteer at the Mustard Seed helping out whenever he could. He enjoyed golfing, skiing, playing cards and trips to the casino.
A graveside service with Military honors will be held on Tuesday, August 22 at 10:00 AM at the Massachusetts Veterans Cemetery,111 Glenallen Street, Winchendon . Callahan, Fay and Caswell Life Celebration Home, 61 Myrtle Street, Worcester is directing funeral arrangements.