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John Martin Fitzsimmons, age 56, of Elkton, MD formerly of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017.

John graduated from Delcastle High School in 1979 and then faithfully served his country in the United States Army. He worked as a laborer as a carpenter and a mason with the New Jersey Building Laborers Union. John was also a member of AA for over 25 years.

He was predeceased by his parents Edward and Margaret Fitzsimmons, his stepmother Louise Fitzsimmons, and his brother Thomas.

John is survived by his six brothers Edward and Robert Fitzsimmons of Wilmington, Pat (Sandi) and Kevin (Evelyn) of Elkton, MD, Robert of California, and Joseph of Marshallton, DE. He is also survived by his sister Jean and her husband Jim of Newark, DE and many nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 7:30 PM at Beeson Funeral Home, 2053 Pulaski Highway, Newark, DE 19702 where the visitation will begin at 6:00 PM. Burial service will be private.