FLORENCE — David Claude Fitzgerald, 78, of Apache Junction died on Aug. 7, 2019.
Mr. Fitzgerald was born on July 24, 1941, in Modesto, California, to Claude E. and Virginia Audrey Fitzgerald. He was a quiet and private person who liked to collect antiques. He loved spending time with his dog, Arabella.
He was a big movie and book fan of sci-fi and enjoyed fishing and bowling when he could. He served in the Air Force.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Gayle Earle, and is survived by two daughters, Kara Mathey and Renee Fitzgerald; a sister, Connie Yosten,; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Private service and inurnment in National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona.
Heritage Florence Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.