James P. FitzSimons
November 24, 1949 - June 2, 2020
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Trinity Lutheran Church
405 Rush Street
Roselle, IL 60172
Saturday 7/25, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Trinity Lutheran Church
405 Rush Street
Roselle, IL 60172
Saturday 7/25, 12:00 pm

James “Jim” FitzSimons, age 70, of West Lafayette, former longtime resident of Hanover Park, IL, passed away at home on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, the day after shooting his best round of golf. Jim is survived by his wife of 47 years, Jean (nee Bywell) FitzSimons, his son Jonathan, his daughter Melissa (Ryan) Baysinger, his…

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Rick Sturgis left a message on July 21, 2020:
I loved Fitz in life and will always remember the fun and fellowship we shared.
Larry and Barb Armstrong left a message on June 22, 2020:
Our deepest sympathy to Jean and the family. We are surprised and saddened by the news. You are in our prayers as we ask for peace, strength and comfort for you. God bless you as you go through this difficult time.
Scott Lafriske left a message on June 13, 2020:
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Rick Sturgis left a message on June 9, 2020:
I love you buddy and will always treasure the crazy good times we shared.
Linda Koressel left a message on June 9, 2020:
Melissa,Ryan and family, Thinking of you today ...May God surround you with his peace love and protection Sincerely Aunt Linda & Uncle Dave
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
John Kendall left a message on June 8, 2020:
I may have only known you as an alumni of our chapter but the few conversations and memories made from Black & White will last a life time. Until we can meet again in the Omega Chapter Brother Fitz. To the family my deepest condolences. We lost a good man and brother, his legacy will last amongst all of us.
Rick &Kay Shipyor left a message on June 7, 2020:
Fitz was one of the nicest people you could ever want to meet. Alway with a smile and a great laugh. He was a great brother in our fraternity.He and Jean will always be in Kay and my hearts . To say. He will be missed is an understatement. Rest In Peace my Brother.
Terry DeLand left a message on June 7, 2020:
My condolences and best wishes go out to the Fitzsimons Family. Jim was a dear friend and fraternity brother. We Joined Alpha Sigma Phi together and were initiated on the same day in 1970. I have so many precious memories with Jim from way back then to the reunion camping weekends the past 5 years. Back in college a couple of my fondest memories are the skiing class we took together and driving his VW up Big Bay road drinking GIQ's just to mention a couple. Really enjoyed golfing with him at the camp-outs and just hanging out with several of our brothers. Would have loved to see that last golf game. I know how much he loved the sport. Jim was an outstanding brother and we all will miss him dearly. Rest in Peace Fitz and we will see you again in the Omega Chapter.
Patrick FitzSimons left a message on June 5, 2020:
My DEEPEST sympathy to my extended family. My Uncle Jim will be dearly missed. 😢
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc. left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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