Timothy John Fitzgerald

Age 47 Of St. Paul Passed away peacefully in his sleep on March 3, 2010. Born and grew up in Minneapolis, graduated from Southwest High school in 1980, a resident of St. Paul for nearly 20 years, an integral part of the Irish Community, musician, artist, craftsman, web site designer, singer, photographer, promoter. Involved with the Emerald Society, member of the Brian Boru. Integral to Kieran's Irish Pub, he created the music program, encouraging and advancing opportunities for musicians in the Irish Community for 15 years, host to countless visiting artisans and beloved friend to many. Survived by his father Gerald A. Fitzgerald, mother Gretchen M. Fitzgerald and life partner Victor Funfar, sister Kathleen S. Fitzgerald and brother Richard B. Fitzgerald, aunts, uncles, cousins, and many other family & friends. Celebration of Life, Sunday March 14, 2010, 4:30 PM. Gathering of family & friends begins at 3PM, THOMSON-DOUGHERTY MANSION, 2535 Park Ave, Mpls. Reception to follow service at Kieran's Irish Pub, 330 2nd Ave S., Mpls. Historic Thomson-Dougherty (612) 871-4407

Published in Pioneer Press from Mar. 6 to Mar. 7, 2010