Donald F. Fitzgerald

Of Methuen, the owner of Mann Orchards in Methuen, died Monday. Family members include his wife of 54 years Ruth E. (Mann) Fitzgerald, his sons Atty. Warren F. Fitzgerald and his companion Deborah Santello of Andover, and William D. Fitzgerald and his wife Kathleen of Methuen, his daughter Bonnie and her husband Michael Tahan of Kennebunkport, ME, his brother James Fitzgerald and his wife Barbara of Methuen, 9 grandchildren Joshua Fitzgerald, Melissa Tahan, Sara Fitzgerald, Kimberly Tahan, Matthew Fitzgerald, Christopher Fitzgerald, Allison Fitzgerald, Michael Tahan Jr. and Dillon Fitzgerald. Calling hours will be Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Charles Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, METHUEN. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. in First Church Congregational, Methuen. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Nevins Memorial Library, 305 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844, Merrimack Valley Hospice, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence, MA 01843, or Caritas Holy Family Hospital Oncology Dept., 70 East St., Methuen, MA 01844.

Funeral Home

Charles F. Dewhirst Funeral Home
33 Pearson Street Andover, MA 01810
(978) 475-2072