Joseph W. Fitzpatrick, 52, passed away after a brief illness on February 8, 2019.
He was born July 21, 1966, the son of John W and Elizabeth “Betty” Fitzpatrick. Joe was the owner of Fitz’s General Property Maintenance, which he operated for many years. He enjoyed his times spent at camp and loved to go cruising in his Chevelle. Joe was also a devoted fan of the Grateful Dead.
He is survived by his mother, Elizabeth Fitzpatrick; brother and sister-in-law, John W. Jr and Cheryl Fitzpatrick of Clinton; three sisters, Colleen Fitzpatrick of Clinton, Elizabeth Parker and Mark Hickox of New Hartford and Mary and Carl Stockbridge of New Hartford; seven nieces and nephews, Patricia and Ryan Acosta, Caitlin Fitzpatrick, Roseanna Stockbridge, Shannon Stockbridge, Taylor Stockbridge, John Parker and Patrick Parker; great-niece, Adelina; his Godchildren; Uncle Warren; several cousins; and many special friends, Ron, Glen, Dylan “Hogie”, Lisa, Matt, Wes, Mike, Ken, Richie and so many more, too numerous to mention. He was predeceased by his father and brother Tom.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10am on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at St. Mary’s Church in Clinton. All are invited to call Tuesday from 4-7pm at Owens-Pavlot & Rogers Funeral Service, Inc., 35 College St., Clinton.
Please consider donations in Joe’s memory to the American Legion Post #232, Clinton Fire Department or COCVAC.