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2001 Columbus Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-625-8816

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Larry V. Fitzgerald

Larry V. Fitzgerald, 75, of Sandusky and formerly of Ashland, OH, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 30, 2015, at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on March 27, 1940 in Ashland Co., OH.

He was employed as a maintenance supervisor for Faultless Rubber in Ashland.

Larry was a member of Wings of Faith Church, Ashland, the Ashland Eagles, Amvets, and Moose. He was a musician, loved fishing on Lake Erie, country music, camping at Sung Harbor and Willow Bend, and wintering in Florida. Larry loved and cherished his family, was a father figure to many, with whom he shared his big heart and many talents to children and everyone around him.

He leaves to cherish his memory, wife, Carol (Rosenbluh) Scott Fitzgerald; children, Thomas (Darlene) Doup, Florida, Terry Poston, Barbara (Michael) Shoemaker, and Larry Fitzgerald, Jr. all of Ashland, and Trent Sattler, Sandusky; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Sally (Gerald) Shank, Ashland, and Judy (Paul) Ishman, Florida; brother, Terry Burt, Florida; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Esther (Hostler) Burt; first wife, Phyllis Fitzgerald; a sister, Patty Berry; and a brother, Jack Fitzgerald.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 16, 2016, at 1 P.M. in Wings of Faith Church, 1030 Myers Ave., Ashland, OH 44805. Rev. Ted Risner will officiate. Memorial contributions in Larry's name may be made to Humane Society of Erie County, 1911 Superior St., Sandusky, OH 44870, or to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870, or to Wings of Faith Church.

Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky is handling the arrangements.

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