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“Dear Patti, Thank you for all of the times that you and Damien got the children in the neighborhood together to play a game at your house. I also...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Queen - Hanover, MD - friend

“Patty was sent to me from above one year after I had lost her baby sister. I always told her she was a gift from God. I will always be thankful for...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Sandy Sargent - Concord, NH

3 of 24 | Posted by: BARB HANCHETT - Concord, NH

“Our hearts go out to you and your family. Anything I can do just ask. ”
4 of 24 | Posted by: Michael Scarpa - Melrose, MA

“Dear Damien, Dillon, Robert, Heather and Kevin, Patty fought so hard to make sure everyone in her family was independent, thoughtful, and...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Sue Zieman - Friend

“Hi Damian: What can someone say that has not already been said..... The World lost a fighter in the most courageous battle of cancer. May her fight...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: David Eric Welch - Friend

“Damien, I am so very sad to hear of Patty's passing. I know how much you loved her and your dedication to her and your children has always been...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Barbara Montopoli - Friend

“Patty, may you make your journey home on the wings of Angels! You are an inspiration to all of us. May your family be blessed and comforted by God...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Kim and Dave Besel - Augusta, GA

“We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Patty. She was a very courageous woman during her battle with breast cancer, and she is such an inspiration to...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Melanie Gouty - Hanover, MD

“Hi Damien, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Patty will be greatly missed but never forgotten! If there...Read More »
10 of 24 | Posted by: Ron Gerstley - Reisterstown, MD

“Our deepest heartfelt sympathy goes out to Damien and the family, with the passing of Patty. She was an angel on earth with her infectious glee for...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Spring Metcalf and Family - MD

“Dear Family, I am so so sorry.........I will be out of town, and will not be able to come see you. I am holding all of you in the light. With Peace,...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Gina Edness - Eldersburg, MD

“Patty was a remarkable person and always had a smile ready for everyone. I am blessed to have been her friend. She will be missed, but will always be...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Yvette - Friend

“To Sandy and family, I was so sorry to hear about the passing of your precious daughter, Patty. I remember that you were worried about her when you...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Jean Stevenson - Concord, NH

“Hi Damien! So sorry to hear about Patty and My prayers go out to You and Family! From, mike harrington ”
15 of 24 | Posted by: Mike Harrington - NASHUA, NH

“Patty, You always had a smile on your face no matter what the circumstances were, even as you fought over the many years with cancer. I am sure you...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Karen McClintock-Houston - RI

“Patty was a remarkable and strong woman. I will always remember her smile and kindness. I was honored to know her. My deepest sympathy to Damien...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Eleni Flanagan - Friend

“For the short time, I knew Patty, she gave me the impression she was a very strong and brave woman. My son Carlos who in the same troop as the...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Estela M. Diaz (Carlos' Mom) - MD

“A true friend who stuck by me in good times and bad times. I will miss our chats and adventures. You taught me to laugh, cry and not be afraid to say...Read More »
19 of 24 | Posted by: Linda Duquette-Petersen - friend

“Patty, you were always a smile waiting to happen, and you happened alot. As nurses we were taught to reach out and touch our patients, you taught us...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Ellen MacAlester - Friend

“Patty was an amazing sister and friend, I will miss her. May she rest in peace and live forever in our memories. ”
21 of 24 | Posted by: Eddie

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. It is an honor to know your family and to have known Patty!!! She was a very special person. ”
22 of 24 | Posted by: Pam Perrey - friend

“Mr. Damien. My family and I are so sorry for your loss. She was very nice to all of us. And she was one of the best neighbors this neghborhood could...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Darius Wilson - Close friend

“My sincere sympathy to the family of Patty Fitzgerald, God has called home one of his most wonderful solider. What a truly remarkable mother, wife...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Betty Griffin - Friend

Patricia "Patty" Jean (Sargent) Fitzgerald of Hanover, MD, passed away on Sunday, December 23, 2012 after a six year battle with breast cancer. Patty was born on May 23, 1964 in Concord, New Hampshire and was the daughter of Sandra (Beck) Sargent of Concord, NH and the late Arthur Sargent.

Patty is survived by her loving husband of 21 years, Damien Fitzgerald of Hanover, MD; four children, Dillon, Robert, Heather and Kevin Fitzgerald all of Hanover, MD; sister, Teri Lehtinen of Concord, NH and two brothers, Eddie Sargent of Boscawen, NH and Eric Sargent of Concord, NH.

The family will receive friends at the Donaldson Funeral Home & Crematory, P.A., 1411 Annapolis Road Odenton, MD 21113 on Thursday, December 27, 2012 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Her funeral service will take place Friday, December 28, 2012 at 11am at the Severn United Methodist Church, 1215 Old Camp Meade Road, Severn, MD 21144. A visitation will be held immediately preceeding the funeral from 10:00am to 11:00am. Interment services will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Red Devils, 5820 York Road, Suite 205, Baltimore, MD 21212 or at

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