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John Fitzgerald, 85
John M. Fitzgerald, 85, of New Prague, died Monday, June 16, 2008, at Queen of Peace Hospital in New Prague.
John was born January 20, 1923, at Rochester, a son of William A. and Kathleen Rosemary (Moonan) Fitzgerald. He attended Rochester Public School and the University of Minnesota. John married Mary A. Mach May 5, 1951, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in New Prague. He was an attorney, practicing law in New Prague for several years. He also served in the state legislature from 1957-1963 and as a district court judge for the 1st District for 30 years (1963-1993).