Jerome “Jay” Fitzgerald died Nov. 11. He was 86.
Mr. Fitzgerald was born Oct. 16, 1926, in Portland to William and Zoe Patrick Fitzgerald. He graduated from Mount Angel Seminary and the University of Washington School of Banking. He married Rosemary Marsh in 1949 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He retired as vice president of First Interstate Bank after 42 years.
He was preceded in death by a son, Danny. He is survived by his wife; five sons, Patrick, Battle Ground, Wash.; Thomas, Coburg; Steve, El Paso, Texas; James, Kenmore, Wash.; and John, Portland; two daughters, Kathleen McRae, Junction City, and Kelly Greatwood, Eugene; a sister, Madeliene Gordon, Portland; 19 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 26, at St. Paul Church in Eugene.