Born in Brookline, he was the son of the late Harvey A. and Frances (Ockerman) Fitts.
Fitts served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.
He was a graduate of University of New Hampshire.
He was the retired President of Clark-Wilcox Co. in Boston and the President of CW Equipment Co. in Framingham. He was a member of the Plymouth Church.
Fitts was the Chair of the Edgell Grove Cemetery in Framingham and former member of the Cushing Chapel committee during its rehab of Cushing park.
He is survived by his brother, Stephen Fitts and his wife Linda of Framingham; his nephew Duncan Fitts and his wife Cheryl, his niece Shelby Gordon and her husband Kevin and 5 great-nephews, Reis, Cole and Cooper Gordon, Tyler and Nolan Fitts.
His funeral service will take place on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Edgell Memorial Chapel in Edgell Grove Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy in Mr. Fitts’ memory may be made to Sunapee Historical Society, P.O. Box 508, Sunapee, NH 03782 or to South Shore Outboard, c/o Giles, 626 School St., N. Dighton, MA 02764