In Memory of Paula Fitzgerald (nee Brocklehurst)
Passed away peacefully December 30, 2021, at her home in Ottawa after a short but courageous battle with cancer in the presence of her family, Paula Fitzgerald, aged 60. Leaving to mourn her husband of 36 years, Bert, daughter Erin (Alex Derickx) and son Kyle (Amélie Asboth); she also leaves behind her brothers Peter, John (Andrea), Fred, Brock (Dave), Todd and Robert (Amanda); sisters Barb Goodyear (Geoff), Anna, Tina Hudson (Dave), Jacqui (Darcy); sister in law Dorothy Handrigan, brother in law John Kavanagh. Predeceased by her parents, Jack (2006) and Helen (2018), infant brothers, Fred and John, (1953); brother in law, Frank Handrigan and sister in law, Geraldine Kavanagh. Cremation has taken place at the Heritage Funeral Complex. Visitations will be held on Monday, January 10, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the Heritage Funeral Complex located at 1250 Trim Rd., in Orleans, Ontario. The Ceremony will follow at 11 a.m. Due to recent pandemic restrictions, and for those who can not attend the funeral in person, a live streaming service will be available by following the link provided: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SgEX5KqnZIc
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Society or The Alzheimer Society.
Paula was a loving and caring person – a true friend to all, including her many groups – her book club (her Besties), her Florida (Bradenton Tropical Palms) group and her long time Newfoundland and Ottawa friends.