Leslie R. “Pug” Fitzgerald, Jr.

Leslie R. “Pug” Fitzgerald, Jr.
Leslie R. “Pug” Fitzgerald, Jr.

Leslie R. “Pug” Jr., 75, of Crozet departed  this world March 19, surrounded  by his loving family.  Pug  was preceded in death  by his parents, Leslie  R.  “Boodley”  Fitzgerald Sr.  and Clara Kidd  Fitzgerald.

He is survived by his wife,  Mary  (Lou) Wooten  Fitzgerald;  his children, Kim Sementelli   and her husband, Tony  of Florida Troy  Fitzgerald of Waynesboro. Jonathan  Fitzgerald and his partner , Kellie Carter of Crozet;  a step-daughter, Tammy  Caul of Crozet; two sisters, Ruby Seal and her husband Wayne of Crozet, and Anne Patton of Crozet, 14 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.

Pug was a 1958 graduate of Nelson County High School.  He retired from Wells Fargo Bank in 2003.  Pug was an avid NASCAR fan and looked  forward to watching  his favorite  soap  opera, Days of our Lives, daily.  Pug  enjoyed  many  things  during his time here on earth, racing Corvettes, boating at Lake Anna, listening to his favorite musician  Bennie Dodd, Sunday dinners with his family, and most importantly, being “Papa Pug” to his grandchildren.

A memorial service was held March 26 with Reverend David Collyer officiating.  In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Crozet Baptist Church.


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