RIP: Robert M. “Mike” Fitzpatrick, ’58

In your prayers, please remember the soul of Robert M. “Mike” Fitzpatrick, ’58. He is the father of Charlie Fitzpatrick, ’82, Kevin Fitzpatrick, ’83, and Stephen Fitzpatrick, ’85.

Fitzpatrick, Robert M. “Mike”

CHARLOTTE – Mike Fitzpatrick passed away peacefully July 11, 2019 in Charlotte, NC at the age of 78. He is survived by his loving wife Lynne, three sons, Charlie (Jeanne), Kevin (Theresa), and Stephen (Jill) from his marriage to Bettie Schnacky; four step-children, Lauren Guevara, Amy Maxwell, Megan Belton, and Donald Bickel, and 13 grandchildren. He was born in Rochester, NY to Raymond and Marjorie Fitzpatrick and was the youngest of six children. Mike is survived by his sister Margaret Mary ‘Pat’ Fitzpatrick. Predeceased by his brothers, Fr. Tom SJ; Harry (Eileen), Charlie (Marie) and sister Gerry (Mark) Ammering. Mike was proud to have graduated in the first class at McQuaid Jesuit High School, attended St. Bernard’s seminary and ran for NY State Assembly. He worked in banking, sales, accounting and payroll including at Rochester Hearing and Speech and Time Warner in Charlotte. Since 1982, he devoted much of his spare time offering his experience, strength and hope to friends and loved ones. Mike enjoyed telling old jokes, reaching out to people and playing cards, especially euchre. He loved his wife, God, his family, and the worldwide fellowship of AA.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at McQuaid August 10 at 10 a.m.

Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him.
May his soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the Mercy of God, rest in peace.
Amen