TOPSHAM — Susan E. FitzGerald, 48, died from cancer at a local hospital on March 28.
She was born in Brunswick, July 7, 1960, the daughter of Donald C. and Marilyn D. (Southard) Hackett.
In 1978, she graduated from Mt. Ararat High School.
She married Robert D. FitzGerald in Harpswell on April 17, 1982.
Gardening was a life-long passion and she enjoyed helping out on the family farm and growing her favorite vegetables in her own garden. She loved animals, enjoyed the challenge of the Sunday crossword puzzle and having game nights with her children.
She is survived by her husband, Robert of Topsham; children, Michael Robert FitzGerald and Kelly Anne FitzGerald, both of Topsham; a brother, Thomas Charles Hackett of Topsham; and several cousins.
A memorial service was held earlier this week.
Arrangements are by Brackett Funeral Home, 29 Federal St., Brunswick.
Memorial condolences can be expressed at brackettfuneralhome.com.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Coastal Humane Society, 30 Range Road, Brunswick, ME, 04011 or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.