He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Anne (Fox) Fitzpatrick; daughters Maureen Foley and Elaine Fitzpatrick, both of Watertown; sons Bob Fitzpatrick and his wife Marianne of Cohasset and Wayne Fitzpatrick and his wife Theresa of Waban; and seven grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. in the Stanton Funeral Home, 786 Mount Auburn St. (Rte. 16) in Watertown. Visiting hours will be Tuesday, Jan. 14, 4-8 p.m. Interment will be at Saint Joseph Cemetery in West Roxbury.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the American Diabetes Association at www.diabetes.org