In addition to his parents, Jack was preceded in death by a grandson, John Michael Fitzsimmons.
He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Sandy; his children, John Morgan (Toni) of Stamford and Michele Fitzsimmons (Michael) of Elizabethtown, Ky.; his loving stepchildren, Frank Guthman (Martha) of Norwalk, Conn., Lori Miller of Norwalk, Wendy O’Connell (Kevin) of Patterson, N.
He was a motorcycle officer, pistol master and marine division.
He also worked as a groundskeeper at the Country Club of New Canaan until his retirement in 2006.
He was a hard-hat/salvage diver and first gunner’s mate.
Jack served with the Stamford (Conn.) Police Department from 1964 to 1984.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ira Richard Otwell in 1983, a daughter, Catherine Mae Otwell and her siblings, William B. She also attended an elocution and finishing school as a gift from her beloved Aunt Pauline Tresnak Satterfield. At the age of 13, she was refused entrance to a summer dance at the beach and returned only to throw an overripe watermelon onto the dance floor.
As Mary matured, she transformed into a striking natural beauty, not so much the girl next door, but an exotic looking woman.
Being dark-complected, Mary was later compared to Elizabeth Taylor.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Vitas Hospice, 30265 Commerce Dr., Ste. 3, 2017, at Christiana Hospital in Newark, surrounded by her family and loved ones.
Pat was born in Laurel to Sirman Ferrell and Margie (Hastings) Ferrell on Friday, March 6, 1942. 13, 1958 and they shared 59 years of marriage until his recent death on Nov. Pat worked for numerous years at Acme Market as a cashier, followed by many years as a waitress at Dillards, Smith’s and Jimmy’s Grille Restaurant.