In memory of
Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick
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In memory of
Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick
Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick, 84 Founder of The Grasshopper Pubs Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick, 84, of Wayne, N.J., founder of The Grasshopper Pubs, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. Visitation will be on Sunday, Feb. 16 from 2 to 6 p.m. and Monday, Feb. 17, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home, 486 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, N.J. Services begin on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 9 a.m. at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, Cedar Grove, with interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover, N.J. Memories and condolences may be shared at shookscedargrove.com . Eddie, also known as "Chief," was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. His guidance, love, and presence will be forever missed and remembered not only by his family, but all those he touched in his life, from Ireland to America. Eddie exemplified the immigrant success story. Eddie was born in Dowra, Co. Leitrim, Ireland to the late Thomas and Mary Ellen (nee McLaughlin). He immigrated to America in 1956, and resided in The Bronx, N.Y., and then Ridgefield, N.J. The family then moved to County Kildare, Ireland, and then returned to New Jersey, opening his first Grasshopper in Cedar Grove in 1983. Predeceased by his daughter-in-law, Pauline, and brother, Tommy Joe, he is survived by his devoted wife, Josephine (nee Brogan); loving children, Eddie (fiancé, Kathryn), Tommy (Patti), Maureen (Mitch), Gerry (Anthony), Brian (Fiona); cherished grandchildren, Anthony, Ceálagh (Cameron), Ryan, Tommy Jr., Dylan, Corey, Bridget, Jack, and Cara, and caring siblings, Mary Ellen, Margie, Bridie, Kathy, Rita, and their spouses. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes.org .
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In memory of
Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick
Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick, 84 Founder of The Grasshopper Pubs Edward "Eddie" Fitzpatrick, 84, of Wayne, N.J., founder of The Grasshopper Pubs, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. Visitation will be on Sunday, Feb. 16 from 2 to 6 p.m. and Monday, Feb. 17, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home, 486 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, N.J. Services begin on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 9 a.m. at the funeral home. The Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. at St. Catherine of Siena Church, Cedar Grove, with interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover, N.J. Memories and condolences may be shared at shookscedargrove.com . Eddie, also known as "Chief," was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. His guidance, love, and presence will be forever missed and remembered not only by his family, but all those he touched in his life, from Ireland to America. Eddie exemplified the immigrant success story. Eddie was born in Dowra, Co. Leitrim, Ireland to the late Thomas and Mary Ellen (nee McLaughlin). He immigrated to America in 1956, and resided in The Bronx, N.Y., and then Ridgefield, N.J. The family then moved to County Kildare, Ireland, and then returned to New Jersey, opening his first Grasshopper in Cedar Grove in 1983. Predeceased by his daughter-in-law, Pauline, and brother, Tommy Joe, he is survived by his devoted wife, Josephine (nee Brogan); loving children, Eddie (fiancé, Kathryn), Tommy (Patti), Maureen (Mitch), Gerry (Anthony), Brian (Fiona); cherished grandchildren, Anthony, Ceálagh (Cameron), Ryan, Tommy Jr., Dylan, Corey, Bridget, Jack, and Cara, and caring siblings, Mary Ellen, Margie, Bridie, Kathy, Rita, and their spouses. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes.org .
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Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
486 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Past Services ╲╱
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