Willie Mae Fitzgerald Washington

Published 9:48 am Thursday, April 7, 2022

Oct. 5, 1928 – March 29, 2022

CANNONSBURG – Services for Willie Mae Fitzgerald Washington, 93, of Cannonsburg, who died Tuesday, March 29, 2022, in Cannonsburg will be held on Sunday, April 10, 2022, at 2 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Pastor Tracy Cusic officiating.

Burial will follow at Washington Family Cemetery under the direction of West Gate Funeral Home.

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Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 9, 2022, from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home. You are required to wear a mask.  We are practicing social distancing.

Willie Mae was born Oct. 5, 1928, the daughter of Ella Ireland-Fitzgerald and Freddie Fitzgerald.  She received her high school diploma and was a retired ITT/machine operator.  Mrs. Washington was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and enjoyed gardening and cooking.

She is preceded in death by her husband, George Washington, Sr.; her parents; daughters, Georgia Washington, Lucinda Washington Perry and son, Richard Washington.

Willie Mae leaves to cherish her memories: seven sons, George Washington, Jr., Bobby Washington, Morris Washington (Carolyn), Herman Washington, Timothy Washington, Frederick Washington and Michael Washington; two daughters, Barbara White (Prince Jr.) and Betty Kaho (Clifton, Sr.); two brothers, Julius Fitzgerald of St. Louis, MO and John Tyler (Doris) of Chicago, IL; 40 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren, 39 great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

Online condolences may be sent to www.westgatefh.com