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Dr Harry William Fitzgerald DDS

July 30, 1922 ~ May 9, 2017 (age 94)
Harry’s life began on July 30, 1922 in Hoisington, Kansas. He is the son of Harry W. and Madeline (Scroggins) Fitzgerald, Sr. Harry attended Kansas University and was a doctoral graduate of the University of Missouri Kansas City Dental School. He was united in marriage to Barbara Jean Horton on March 11, 1944. Harry served his country with distinction during the Korean War as a dentist and was discharged with the rank of Major. He practiced dentistry for over 50 years in El Dorado. As a Rotarian, Harry embodies the organizations 4-Way test in building relationships and good will to so many. He enjoyed his Monday, Wednesday and Friday fitness routine at the YMCA and had been an avid runner. Harry will be remembered as a loyal KU fan and he enjoyed many trips to cheer on the Jayhawks over the years. He served on the board of directors for the El Dorado YMCA, The El Dorado Rotary and he was a member of the First United Methodist Church. Harry is survived by his loving children Pam (Dr. Terry) Fouts of Castle Rock, CO, Harry “Bill” (Michele) Fitzgerald III of Goodyear, AZ; grandchildren Brad Fouts of Highlands Ranch, CO, Kelli (Jeff) Sullivan of Santa Barbara, CA, Jill Fitzgerald of Phoenix, AZ, and Jenna (Beau) Mullins of Goodyear, AZ; and great grandchildren Graham Fouts, Meadow Sullivan, Wren Sullivan and Daxton Mullins. Harry passed away on May 9, 2017 in El Dorado. He is preceded in death by his parents, siblings and his wife Barbara. Family and friends will gather on Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Kirby-Morris Life Event Center for a tribute to Harry and all are welcome. Memorial contributions in his name may be directed to the Kansas Humane Society. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Harry at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Kansas Humane Society
3313 N. Hillside, Wichita KS 67219
Tel: 1-316-524-9196

 Service Information

May 13, 2017

2:00 PM to TBD
Kirby - Morris Funeral Home
224 W Ash
El Dorado, KS 67042

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