Joseph Fitzpatrick, 73, of Middletown, passed away May 29 at Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank. He was born in Brooklyn and moved to Middletown four years ago.
Joseph proudly served his country in the Unites States Navy during Vietnam. He worked as a police officer in Brooklyn for almost 15 years before his retirement. He was a member of the Marine Corp. League in Staten Island, as well as the Sporting Club, Gjoa Rod and Gun. Joe also loved to play golf.
Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Eileen Fitzpatrick; three sons and daughters-in-law, Daniel Fitzpatrick, Dennis and Christine Fitzpatrick, Joseph and Marian Fitzpatrick; and grandchildren Eileen, Shannon, Kristen, Jack, Joey, Riley and Caitlyn. He is also survived by his five brothers and one sister.
Joseph was preceded in death by his grandson, Daniel Fitzpatrick.
Visitation was held June 1 at John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, Middletown. Funeral services were June 2 at the funeral home. A Funeral Liturgy was offered at St. Mary’s Chapel, Middletown.
For more information or to send condolences, please visit pflegerfh.com.
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