Jerome Francis Fitzgerald

Fitzgerald, Jerome Francis Age 91, of Edina, died peacefully June 20, 2022 after a brief illness. Jerry was born in 1931 in Delmont, SD to Marie and Gregory Fitzgerald. He went to college at the University of South Dakota and graduated with a degree in law. Joining the military he was stationed at Fort Riley, KS. Jerry worked in the adjunct general's office. Leaving the military, he moved to Minneapolis and got a job in the city attorney's office where he worked as a lawyer for over 31 years until he retired. He also worked as a judge in small claims court and was given an award for 50 years of service to the bar. Long time member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Edina. In 1955 he married Constance Helen Taplett who preceded him in death in 1991. Jerry leaves behind his son, Patrick Fitzgerald and his wife, Pamela; Jerry's daughter, Peggy Stafford; granddaughter, Alexandra Fitzgerald. Private interment will be in Mitchell, SD alongside his wife. Edina Chapel 952-920-3996