In Our Care

Fitzsimmons - John "Joe" Fitzsimmons, Jr. of Woburn and former longtime Arlington resident, Jan. 17, 2012 . Beloved husband of Florence A. (Caterino) Fitzsimmons. Loving father of Lynn Cuneo and husband Garry of Newbury, Mary-Ann Lawson and husband Wayne of Billerica, Michael Fitzsimmons and wife Maureen of Andover and Steven Fitzsimmons of Methuen. Brother of Carolann Roper of Arlington and Jane Fitzsimmons of Weston. Joe is also survived by his nine cherished grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Visiting Hours will be held on Thursday in the DeVito Funeral Home 1145 Mass. Ave., Arlington from 4-8 p.m. Funeral Services commence on Friday at 9 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Agnes Church. Interment will follow in Westview Cemetery, Lexington. (late 32 year employee of Polaroid, 25 year Professor at Northeastern University, and former Trustee of the Arlington Boys & Girls Club) If desired, contributions in Joe's memory may be directed to Visiting Nurse Hospice 607 North Ave., Wakefield, MA 01880.