Edward Morris Fitch Jr.(1920 - 2014)

Fitch Jr, Capt. Edward Morris SAN DIEGO -- Captain Edward Morris Fitch, Jr., 93, joined our Heavenly Father on June 9, 2014, from natural causes. Born in Phoenix, AZ, on August 26, 1920, he was the son of Edward Fitch, Sr. and Lillian Ann Fitch. Loving husband to Beverly for 62 years. Devoted father to Edward, III (Melanie), Don (Dori), and Wanelle. Grandfather to Derek, Danielle, Diana, Darren, Alix, Marie, and Luke. Ed was a Navy veteran of WWII. He graduated from USC in 1947 receiving a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, and was a member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity. Ed served in the Korean War and Naval Reserves, giving 20 years of service. He was a former president of Bayly, Martin & Fay Insurance Agency. Ed retired to Newport Beach, CA in 1985 and was an avid fan of U.S.C. Trojan Football. He will be greatly missed by all who were fortunate enough to know him. "OVER AND OUT." Services will be at 1pm, on June 19th at Mariners Church in Irvine, CA. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org

Published in U-T San Diego on June 16, 2014