Gwynevere Ray Fitzgerald died March 15. She was 26.  

Ms. Fitzgerald was born Feb. 1, 1987, to Dawn Fitzgerald and Desi McGuirk in Pasadena, Calif. She attended St. Mary's Academy, Willamette University and Portland State University, where she studied both politics and history. While completing her education, she worked as a paralegal for the law firm Vial and Fotheringham.

She is survived by her parents, Dawn Fitzgerald and Desi McGuirk; aunt and uncle; grandparents, Beverly and Donald Ray Fitzgerald; and Ashton Steinfeld.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Monday, March 25, at St. Clare Church, followed by a reception in the parish hall. Memorial donations can be made to the Oregon Humane Society.