William Thomas Fitzpatrick of Presidential Lakes, Browns Mills, age 81 years passed away November 16,2015 at the Samaritan Hospice Unit, Virtua Hospital.
Mr. Fitzpatrick was a native of Cavin, Ireland and came to the United States in April of 1954. He was drafted into the US Army and made it his career. Bill was a retired Staff Sergeant with 22 years in the US Army and was a decorated War Veteran of Korea and 3 tours of duty in Vietnam where he received the Bronze Star.
Bill was a resident of Presidential Lakes since October of 1976. He was a member of St. Ann’s Church, Browns Mills and a life member of the Medford VFW Post # 7677. He also was a member of the Korean & Vietnam War Veteran’s Association, Cherry Hill and the DAV Chapter # 27.
He was preceded in death by his sons James and Kevin.
Beloved husband of Soon Ja Kim, dear father of Jonathan Pok and wife Michele of Hollywood, MD and devoted grandfather of Patrick, Matthew, Eugene and Eumi Pok and Emma and Connor Fitzpatrick.
Relatives and friends of William’s family are invited to his viewing 8:30 to 10:00 AM Thursday morning, November 19, 2015 at The Lankenau Funeral Home, 370 Lakehurst Road, Browns Mills, Pemberton Twp.
The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 AM Thursday morning, November 19,2015 at St Ann’s Church, 22 Trenton Road, Browns Mills.
Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hainesport.