Donna Fitzgerald Demarse, Owner
105 Vliet Blvd, Cohoes, NY 12047
(518) 237-7666

About Fitzgerald Funeral Home

Warren J. Fitzgerald

In 1963, Warren J. Fitzgerald, Sr. proudly established the Fitzgerald Funeral Home, right in his hometown of Cohoes. A life long resident of Cohoes, Warren graduated from the former Keveny Memorial Academy and Simmons Mortuary School of Science in 1960.

Warren F Fitzgerald

Warren was a caring and compassionate individual who was very generous to his communities and charitable organizations. He was well respected by his peers, business associates, affiliations, community and the parishes and families he respectfully served. He operated the funeral home with dignity, grace and utmost dedication until his passing in September, 2014.


Donna Fitzgerald Demarse, Owner/Licensed Funeral Director

Donna's hometown is Cohoes; she graduated from Cohoes High School in 1976. Attended Hudson Valley Community College and received an Associate's Degree in Medical Laboratory in 1982. She worked as a Medical Laboratory Technologist at Albany Medical Center in the Clinical Chemistry and Forensic Toxicology Laboratories for 17 years.

Donna Fitzgerald Demarse

Donna returned to Hudson Valley and received her Associate Degree in Mortuary Science and became a Licensed Funeral Director in 1996 then joined her father at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ltd. Her purpose is to provide compassionate, personal service, attention to detail while maintaining the utmost dignity and professionalism. She is a member of the Cohoes - Waterford Elks, Lodge 1317 and was a past board member serving on the Cohoes IDA for many years.

"ALWAYS and ALL WAYS Serving Professionally with Compassion"