Death of former Club, County & Provincial Footballer
Limerick GAA join with Ballysteen GAA Club and its members who send its deepest sympathy to the Fitzgerald family, Mantle Hill on the death of Tony Fitzgerald
Tony captained Ballysteen in 1964 to their first and only county senior football championship. He captained Limerick in the 1965 Munster football final when they went down to Kerry in the Gaelic Grounds. Tony went on to win 3 more county senior football championship finals with Askeaton in 1965, 1966 and 1972. He also played Railway Cup with Munster.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.
The death has occurred of Tony Fitzgerald
Youghal, Cork / Askeaton, Limerick
Tony Fitzgerald
The death has occurred of Tony Fitzgerald, late of Youghal, Co. Cork and Askeaton, Co. Limerick, formerly of Bank of Ireland Cork City and Glanmire (peacefully) in the loving presence of his family and in the excellent care of the staff of Marymount Hospice on 6th October 2020.
Sadly missed by Aileen, his sons Fergus, Tom and Barry, brother Paddy, grandchildren Jessica, Ciara and Luan, daughters-in-law Noreen, Fiona and Sam, nieces, nephews, extended family, friends and neighbours.
Rest In Peace
Due to Government advice regarding public gatherings, a private funeral will take place, which can be viewed online at 12 midday on Thursday, October 8th, on (and for a month afterwards). Burial will take place afterwards in Reilig Mhuire Cemetery, Askeaton.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.
Messages of condolence can be sent to the family by email to
Date Published: Tuesday 6th October 2020Date of Death: Tuesday 6th October 2020