SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

March 16, 2013

Patricia Anne Sullivan, 67


Wakefield — Patricia Anne Sullivan, 67, went home to God on March 14, 2013.

Born in Lowell on March 17, 1945, she was the daughter of Helen (Walsh) Sullivan of Topsfield and the late Francis X. Sullivan. She was a graduate of St. Coletta School in Hanover. She had been a resident of the Hogan Center in Danvers for many years before moving to her group home in Wakefield. Patty had volunteered at the Danvers State Hospital and was active at the Shore Educational Collaborative in Peabody. Patty enjoyed puzzles and traveling to Maine.

Besides her mother, she is survived by her siblings, Francis X. Sullivan, Jr. of Lynnfield, James J. Sullivan and his wife Emily of Newbury, Michael T. Sullivan and his wife Kathleen of Franklin, Elizabeth R. Kenny of Topsfield, Kathleen Larkin and her husband Francis of Newburyport and Joan Soeth and her husband Mark of Rochester, N.Y.; her nieces and nephews, Kerry, Matthew and his wife Sara, LeighAnn, Sarah, Kevin, Pamela, Courtney, Kelsey, Allison, Laura, Cooper, Frankie; a great niece, Sienna; and her group home family.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 18, 2013, in St. Rose of Lima Church, Park St, Topsfield. Burial will follow in St. Patrick Cemetery, Gorham St. Lowell. Visiting hours are Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at C.R. Lyons & Sons, Funeral Directors, 28 Elm St., Danvers. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Patricia’s name to Shore Educational Collaborative, 10 Technology Dr., Peabody, MA, 01960. www.LyonsFuneral.com.