Eugene Edward Fitzgerald

Eugene Edward FitzGerald, 70, a retired Amtrak manager, died of complications of lung
cancer March 15 at a hospital in Marrero, La., where he lived.

Mr. FitzGerald, a native Washingtonian and graduate of
St. John's College High School
and American University, worked for Amtrak most of his career and was based in
Washington until 1979.

He moved to New Orleans that year and continued to work for the railroad until retiring in

His first wife, Molly FitzGerald, died in 1982. His second wife, Sharon FitzGerald, died in

Survivors include his wife, Brenda FitzGerald of Marrero; a daughter from his first marriage,
Shawn FitzGerald of Metairie, La.; a brother, Michael J. FitzGerald of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; a
sister, Kathleen A. FitzGerald of Gaithersburg; and two grandchildren.

The Washington Post 03-15-07