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(September 19, 1923 – October 19, 2015)

Alma M. Fitzgibbon, passed away on October 19, 2015 at the Masonic Pathways in Alma, MI at the age of 92. She was born Alma Peterson, on September 19, 1923 to the late Nels and Bessie (Haskell) Peterson.Alma had a career in the clerical field for the City of Midland and Grace A. Dow Library. Alma and her family spent many years on Ashby Road in Midland County before retiring to 610 Gordon Street in Midland. Alma and her family enjoyed spending many summer vacations in Northern Michigan especially on Mackinaw Island. In their retirement years Alma and her husband William visited Ireland and Italy and traveled throughout the United States. Alma and William were active members of St. Brigid of Kildare parish in their 63 years of marriageAlma is survived by her husband William, and children, Patrick (Joan) Fitzgibbon of Traverse City, MI, Kevin Fitzgibbon (Craig Zeese) of St. Louis, MI and Mary Fitzgibbon of Boston, MA. Alma is also survived by one sister, Marry Seeburger, four grandchildren, five great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.Alma was preceded in death by her parents, son Thomas, brothers John, Nels, Robert Peterson, and sisters Betty Campbell, Alice Freer, Joy Latoski.A Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at St. Brigid of Kildare in Midland with Fr. Pat O?ÇÖConnor officiating. Visitation will be at Smith-Miner Funeral Home in Midland on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 from 4-7 p.m. with a vigil service at 6:30 p.m. and at the church on Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider St. Brigid of Kildare.On Line condolences can be left at smithminer.com