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Dennis Robert Fitzpatrick, 71, Phoenix, died July 18 [1996]. He had been a machinist for Nelson Engineering, retiring in 1990. Previously, he had worked for Indiana Gear Works. A Purple Heart recipient, he served in the Navy and was attached to the Marine Corps during World War II and the Korean War. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Graveside services: 1 p.m. Aug. 10 in Washington Park East Cemetery. He was the widower of Geni Fitzpatrick. Survivors: children Robbin D. Justice, D. Paul Fitzpatrick; brother Paul William Fitzpatrick; five grandchildren. Botimer Funeral Home, Phoenix, is handling arrangements.