Charles Fitch

VIT_FitchSept. 3, 1930–April 24, 2013

Charles F. Fitch MD, age 82, of Forest Lake, died on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at the University of Minnesota Medical Center-Fairview.

A very special man who was a devoted husband, father, and doctor will be missed more than words could ever say.

Charles was a veteran of the United States Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary Ann and Grant Fitch, of Milwaukee, Wis.

He is survived by his wife, June Kaye LaBelle Fitch; daughters, Jessica (Tim) Ostman, Deborah (Scott) Peterson, Rebekah (Edward) Castle, Nonna Fellman Fitch; sons, Grant (Lori) Fitch, David (Jennifer) Fitch, Mark (Heather) Fitch, Matthew (Gao) Fitch; 18 grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m., Friday, May 3 at St. Genevieve Parish Community Center, 6995 Centerville Road, Centerville. The family will greet friends from 9:30 a.m. until Mass. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Forest Lake.

Memorials are preferred to St. Genevieve Church, the Church of St. Peter, School Sisters of Notre Dame, Mankato, St. Mary’s Church, Worthington or Solid Rock Assembly, Worthington.

Mattson Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.