The Port Arthur News
Susan Marie Fitzpatrick, 71, of Baytown, formerly of Groves, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Sunday, November 25, 2012 at her home in Baytown. She was born on January 20, 1941 to Edward and Gertrude Saadi in Houma, Louisiana.
Susan married Jerry Fitzpatrick on April 8, 1961 in Houma. They had been married 46 years at the time of his passing in 2005. She enjoyed cooking for her family, gardening, shopping and spending time with her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband and parents.
Her survivors include two daughters, Colleen Degregorio and husband Don of Baytown, Dana Collins and husband Bryan of Port Neches; two brothers, William Saadi, Edward Saadi; a sister, Pauline Saadi all of Houma, LA and three grandchildren, Anabella Degregorio, Christopher Collins, Alaina Collins and two step grandchildren, DJ Degregorio and Aly Degregorio.
A gathering of her family and friends will be held on Monday, November 26, 2012 from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. with a rosary being recited at 5:30 in the Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home Chapel, Port Arthur, TX.
Graveside services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 27, 2012 in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, TX.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorials be made to The Hughen Center, 2849 9th Ave., Port Arthur, TX 77642.
To send condolences, please visit www.grammier-oberle.com