FLORENCE - Harold R. Fitzgerald, 82, of Mary Jane Lane, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home.
Born March 4, 1932, in Northampton, he was the son of the late Harold and Madeline (Fitzgerald) Fitzgerald.
He was educated in Northampton schools and was a graduate of Northampton high School. He later attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Harold was the former owner of Fitzgerald Fence Company, in Florence. He also was the president of Fitzgerald Realty Corporation, and was a member of the Florence Civic and Business Association. He was also a supporter of the boy scouts.
He is survived by his wife Ruili Fitzgerald, his three sons, Marc A. Fitzgerald of Amherst, Harold R. Fitzgerald and Garrett H. Fitzgerald, both of Florence, and his two grandsons, Samuel and Joe Fitzgerald of Amherst.
Services for Harold will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Troop 109, c/o The Northampton Elks Lodge #997, 17 Spring St., Florence, MA 01062.
The Ahearn Funeral Home in Northampton is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in Daily Hampshire Gazette on Feb. 26, 2014