Keith L. Fitzgerald
|Visitation: Friday, January 19 from 4 - 7 pm and Saturday, January 20 from 10 - 11 am followed by the service at Stroo Funeral Home
Service: 11 am Saturday, January 20, at Stroo Funeral Home
Cemetery: Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens
Memorials: The Gideons International, P.O. Box 8252, Kentwood, MI 49508 https://www2.gideons.org/donate
Keith Fitzgerald, age 91, of Jenison, formerly of North Palm Beach, Fl, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018, and went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. He was preceded in death by his wife of over 70 years, Betty Ann. He is survived by two children, James and Luisa Fitzgerald of Las Vegas, NV, and Carol and Dale Charles of Kentwood; two grandchildren, Emily and Paul Henley of Kentwood, and Kurt and Melissa Charles of Caledonia; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Jean Hollebeck, Patricia Poll, Susan Fleser; brother, Leon (Nancy) Fitzgerald; sisters-in-law, Betty Fitzgerald, Carolyn Wassenaar, Dorothy Wassenaar; brother-in-law, Gordon Wassenaar; many nieces and nephews. Born on August 7, 1926, Mr. Fitzgerald served in the armed guard section of the U.S. Navy during WWII aboard merchant ships as gun crews moved supplies to our service men serving around the world. Mr. Fitzgerald was the founder and president of Fitzgerald and Co. Inc., an investment Banking and Securities Firm based in Grand Rapids with offices in Lansing and Muskegon. He was also a long time member of The Gideons International, a large Christian organization that distributes Bibles around the world. The family will greet visitors on Friday, January 19, from 4 - 7 pm and Saturday, January 20, from 10 - 11 am at Stroo Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held 11 am on Saturday at Stroo Funeral Home, with Pastor Theron W. Crawford Sr., officiating. Entombment in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Honorariums are requested to be made to The Gideons International.
Stroo Funeral Home, Inc.
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone (616) 455-9280