WESTFIELD- Robert E. Fitzgerald Jr., 71, of St. Dennis Street in Westfield was called Home on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018 at Baystate Medical Center surrounded by family and friends. He was born in Springfield on May 16, 1947, the son of the late Robert E. Fitzgerald Sr. and survived by his mother Malfalda (Picano) Fitzgerald of Springfield. He was a longtime Automotive Mechanic and his mechanical knowledge was well known. Robert leaves his loving wife of 30 years; Amalia (Maselli) Fitzgerald of Westfield. His children; Christopher & wife Becky, Sean and his wife Kerry, Kimberly, Henrey and Amber and her husband Jimmy. Robert also leaves his beloved grandchildren and sisters and brothers. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. At Roberts request all services will be private. Ratell Funeral Home has been entrusted with his cremation services.