Dorothy  Sullivan

Obituary of Dorothy Sullivan

Dorothy L. Sullivan, 96, of Jacksonville and formerly of Bridgewater, NY passed away Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville. She was born March 1, 1920 in Leonardsville, NY the daughter of Fred J. and Maude Renee Gustine. She married Michael Paul Sullivan and he preceded her in death.

She is survived by her children, Barbara Staten of Ashville, AL, Barry Sullivan of Utica, NY and Bernard Sullivan of Jacksonville; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Teresa Staten; two brothers, Raymond and Ralph and three sisters, Doris, Gertie and Ruth.

Mrs. Sullivan was a devoted wife and mother. She was a longtime member of Faith Chapel in Bridgewater, NY, where she had served as treasurer. She enjoyed playing bingo and socializing with her friends.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Bridgewater, NY with interment at Unadilla Forks Cemetery in West Winfield, NY. Williamson Funeral Home in Jacksonville is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be left online at