Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, Canton, MA 02021
James F. Fitzgerald, Esquire

James F. Fitzgerald, Esquire of Canton passed away February 18th surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in East Cambridge, he graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Cambridge. He was a 1960 graduate of Boston College and a 1963 graduate of Boston University Law School where he was a member of the Boston University Law Review. He was a Partner with Parker, Coulter, Daley and White in Boston for many years before going into private practice for himself in Stoughton, MA. He has lived in Canton since 1967, where he was a member of the Canton Zoning Board of Appeals for 32 years before retiring in 2009 and he was also a member of the Canton Conservation Commission. His most treasured days were spent being the best grandfather with his 5 grandchildren whom he adored. He was a tremendous father, grandfather and husband.
Beloved husband of the late Carole A. (Sherlock). Father of Karen Healy and her husband Patrick of Canton and Arlene Marano and her husband Chris of Canton. Loving grandfather of Christopher and Caroline Marano and Sydnie, Conor and Braedon Healy. Brother of Paul Fitzgerald and his wife Mary of Canton and John “Pat” Fitzgerald of Cambridge. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton Friday 4- 8 pm. Funeral Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church Canton Saturday morning at 10:30. Burial Canton Corner Cemetery. Donations may be made in his memory to the St. John School Foundation Box 604 Canton, MA 02021.
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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington St.
Canton, MA USA 02021