HAWTHORNE, N.Y. - James W. "Buddy" Fitzgerald, Jr., of Hawthorne, died Nov. 20. He was 80.
Born Aug. 18, 1931 in White Plains, he was the son of the late James and Melva Fitzgerald. A US Marines veteran, Fitzgerald served from 1952 to 1954. He was the owner and operator of Buddy Fitzgerald Wheel Alignment in Thornwood.
Surviving are his wife Elizabeth Fitzgerald, his daughters Kari (Rick) Sharry of Ridgewood, N.J. and Heidi Fitzgerald of Tarrytown, his sister Elizabeth Adam of Ocala, Fla. and three grandchildren. Fitzgerald was predeceased by his sister Lucy Tompkins.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, followed by interment at All Souls Cemetery in Pleasantville. Funeral arrangements by Hawthorne Funeral Home .
In lieu of flowers, donations mat be made to SPCA of Westchester , 590 North State Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510.
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