In Loving Memory of Stephen Fitzpatrick

June 21, 1954
Bridgeport, CT
August 19, 2019
Trumbull, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Friday, 5-8 p.m.

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

August 23, 2019


St. Thomas Aquinas Church

Mass of Christian Burial

1719 Post Road,

Saturday, August 24, 2019 10:30 a.m.


Family Gathering


Our Lady of Mississippi Abbey

8400 Abbey Hill,
IA 52003

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation

6520 N. Andrews Ave.,
Fort Lauderdale,
FL 33309-2132 (

Stephen R. Fitzpatrick

Stephen R. Fitzpatrick, age 65, of Trumbull passed away peacefully at Bridgeport Hospital Monday August 19th. Born in Bridgeport the son of Robert H. and the late Evelyn (Homa) Fitzpatrick, he grew up in Trumbull. He graduated from St. Joseph’s High School and St. Michael’s College. Stephen was hired as a social worker in Fairfield by the late John J. Sullivan, and taught at the University School in Bridgeport. Stephen worked for Peoples United Bank for many years in the fraud protection division. He was a member of the Gaelic American Club in Fairfield where he loved meeting his friends and family. Stephen loved to sing and was a member of the choir at St. Ann’s Church and the GAC Glee Club. He was a member of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. He is survived by his father Robert, his stepmother Jane Fitzpatrick, his sisters Lisa Fitzpatrick of Anchorage AK, and Maura Kane and her husband Kevin of Wilbraham MA; three nephews, Sam Evans, Mac Evans and Brendan Kane; a step-brother, William Copeland and his wife Sara Nava Plata of Greenville, SC and his many cousins. A very special thank you to Judith Frank, Stephen’s care-giver for nearly 20 years and soon became like family. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. meeting directly at St. Thomas Aquinas Church 1719 Post Road, Fairfield. Interment will be private in St. Michael’s Cemetery. Family and friends may call Friday from 5-8 p.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers, friends may consider a donation in Stephen’s memory to Our Lady of Mississippi Abbey, 8400 Abbey Hill, Dubuque, IA 52003 or the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, 6520 N. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2132. ( For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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  1. Wishing you deep peace, Stephen. You are an inspiration to all of us.

    We send our condolences to Bob & Jane, Lisa, Maura & Kevin, and your families. We are thinking of you in this time of loss, and praying for you all.

    Love, Kathy, Bill & all our boys

  2. My deep condolences to Steve’s family and friends.
    He was a beautiful man with a beautiful spirit. He loved his family.
    Now he can be free with the angels.

  3. I’ll miss seeing you at St. Joe’s Center. You were and always will be an inspiration to me. I am so happy I had a chance to call you my friend. I know you are with Jesus. As always, you will be in my prayers.

    Bob and Jane – I am so sorry for your loss. I will miss seeing you at bingo. My condolences to you and your family.