FITZGERALD Aralee Ross Fitzgerald, 82, of Lancaster, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at the Sterling House. She was born on July 2, 1930 in Felicity, OH to the late Harry and Rosalind (McKinney) Ross. Aralee was a member of the St. Mary of the Assumption Church. Aralee is survived by her children, Peter Fitzgerald Washington, Ellen (Jon) Kretzmann of Florida, Andrew R. Fitzgerald of Lancaster, and Jane (Matt) Dodds of Alabama; grandchildren, Grant Fitzgerald, Ben (Andrea), Matt, and William Kretzmann, Fitzgerald, Dominic, and Amelia Dodds; sister, Betty Lou Ross, and Pam (Gary) Rowe; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years Robert J. Fitzgerald and her parents. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 3, 2012 at St. Mary of the Assumption Church with Fr. Craig Eilerman as celebrant. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery. Visitation will be on Sunday, December 2 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the SHERIDAN FUNERAL HOME. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or a
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Nov. 30, 2012