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Edward Kevin Fitzgerald Sr.

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Edward Kevin Fitzgerald Sr.

Birth
St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death
29 Nov 2022 (aged 83)
St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Burial
Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA Add to Map
Plot
Section Number 1UU, Grave Number 250, Steel Casket, Concrete Box, Extra Deep
Memorial ID
View Source
SLMPD-2022-66

Mr. Edward "Kevin" Fitzgerald Sr., DSN 4099, was a former member of the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department. Brother of former Saint Louis Police Officer James D. Fitzgerald, DSN 3663. Mr. Fitzgerald was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and achieved the rank of corporal.

E. Kevin Fitzgerald Sr. went home to the Lord on November 29, 2022. He left in peace, surrounded by loved ones.

Kevin lived a long and happy life. Kevin graduated from Bishop Duburg High School in 1957.

He joined the Marine Corps and served honorably for three years. Following his honorable discharge from the Marine Corps, he joined the St. Louis Police Department.

After serving with the Mobile Reserve in the St. Louis Police Department, he pursued a career in the car business. He worked for and was mentored by Dave Sinclair Sr. Throughout the years, he owned and managed various car dealerships until retiring in 2002.

In his youth, he was an avid baseball player and a lifelong Cardinals fan. He enjoyed golfing and having lunch with friends, as well as his late brother Jim.Nothing brought him more pleasure than being with his family and friends.

Throughout his retirement, he lived in St. Louis and Denver, Colorado.

Kevin is survived by his former wife Dolores, five children: E. Kevin Jr. (Dawn) Fitzgerald, Kathleen (Andrew) Silverstein, Brigid (Barka) Fitzgerald-Atsemet, Megan (TJ) Bross, and Kevin P. Fitzgerald. Devoted grandfather to Courtney, Thomas, Jude, Ainsley, Joey, Jonah, and Gabe. Kevin was an uncle and a great friend to many. He is preceded in death by his father, William M. Fitzgerald, his mother, Kathryn Levy-Fitzgerald, his two brothers, William, (Francis) Fitzgerald and James (Lorraine) Fitzgerald.

Kevin will be honored on December 9, 2022, at the John L. Ziegenhein Funeral Home, located at 4830 Lemay Ferry Road in St. Louis, Missouri.

VISITATION
Friday
December 9, 2022
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, Mo. 63129

FUNERAL SERVICE
Friday
December 9, 2022
12:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, Mo. 63129

INTERMENT
Friday
December 9, 2022
1:30 PM
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
2900 Sheridan Road
St. Louis, Mo. 63125

The Backstoppers
P.O. Box 795168
St. Louis Mo.
63179-0700

Web: https://backstoppers.org

FITZGERALD, EDWARD KEVIN
Rank & Branch: CPL U.S. MARINE CORPS

Date of Birth: 02/01/1939
Date of Death: 11/29/2022

Buried At: SECTION 1UU SITE 250
JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
2900 SHERIDAN ROAD
ST. LOUIS, Mo.
63125
SLMPD-2022-66

Mr. Edward "Kevin" Fitzgerald Sr., DSN 4099, was a former member of the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department. Brother of former Saint Louis Police Officer James D. Fitzgerald, DSN 3663. Mr. Fitzgerald was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and achieved the rank of corporal.

E. Kevin Fitzgerald Sr. went home to the Lord on November 29, 2022. He left in peace, surrounded by loved ones.

Kevin lived a long and happy life. Kevin graduated from Bishop Duburg High School in 1957.

He joined the Marine Corps and served honorably for three years. Following his honorable discharge from the Marine Corps, he joined the St. Louis Police Department.

After serving with the Mobile Reserve in the St. Louis Police Department, he pursued a career in the car business. He worked for and was mentored by Dave Sinclair Sr. Throughout the years, he owned and managed various car dealerships until retiring in 2002.

In his youth, he was an avid baseball player and a lifelong Cardinals fan. He enjoyed golfing and having lunch with friends, as well as his late brother Jim.Nothing brought him more pleasure than being with his family and friends.

Throughout his retirement, he lived in St. Louis and Denver, Colorado.

Kevin is survived by his former wife Dolores, five children: E. Kevin Jr. (Dawn) Fitzgerald, Kathleen (Andrew) Silverstein, Brigid (Barka) Fitzgerald-Atsemet, Megan (TJ) Bross, and Kevin P. Fitzgerald. Devoted grandfather to Courtney, Thomas, Jude, Ainsley, Joey, Jonah, and Gabe. Kevin was an uncle and a great friend to many. He is preceded in death by his father, William M. Fitzgerald, his mother, Kathryn Levy-Fitzgerald, his two brothers, William, (Francis) Fitzgerald and James (Lorraine) Fitzgerald.

Kevin will be honored on December 9, 2022, at the John L. Ziegenhein Funeral Home, located at 4830 Lemay Ferry Road in St. Louis, Missouri.

VISITATION
Friday
December 9, 2022
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, Mo. 63129

FUNERAL SERVICE
Friday
December 9, 2022
12:00 PM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, Mo. 63129

INTERMENT
Friday
December 9, 2022
1:30 PM
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
2900 Sheridan Road
St. Louis, Mo. 63125

The Backstoppers
P.O. Box 795168
St. Louis Mo.
63179-0700

Web: https://backstoppers.org

FITZGERALD, EDWARD KEVIN
Rank & Branch: CPL U.S. MARINE CORPS

Date of Birth: 02/01/1939
Date of Death: 11/29/2022

Buried At: SECTION 1UU SITE 250
JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
2900 SHERIDAN ROAD
ST. LOUIS, Mo.
63125


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  • Created by: Tim
  • Added: Dec 3, 2022
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/246140099/edward_kevin-fitzgerald: accessed ), memorial page for Edward Kevin Fitzgerald Sr. (1 Feb 1939–29 Nov 2022), Find a Grave Memorial ID 246140099, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA; Burial Details Unknown; Maintained by Tim (contributor 46772461).