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SULLIVAN, Dennis "Poppi" 83, of Needham, formerly of Walpole, passed away peacefully on April 23, 2016, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband for 55 years of the late Barbara Sullivan, who predeceased him on March 22, 2016. Cherished father of DJ (Vero), Kathy, Nancy, Elaine, Tim (Colleen), Brian (Jayme) and Clare (Jen). Beloved grandfather of Armando, Ryan, Carolyn, Audra, Julia, Lydia, Aidan, Kaylee, Keira, Molly and Brynn. He is survived by his adoring sisters, Maureen (Phil) Kaupus and Eileen (Paul) Cheronnet and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Visiting hours will be held in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351 Highland Ave., NEEDHAM on Wednesday, April 27th from 4-8 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Joseph Church, 1362 Highland Ave., Needham on Thursday, April 28th at 10 AM. Interment, with Military Honors, will follow at Needham Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Dennis' memory to the . US Marine Corp Korean War Veteran, retired FDNY firefighter and retired executive with Shell Oil Co. Proud of his Irish heritage, he traveled to Ireland numerous times and enjoyed vacations in Nova Scotia, Europe, Sanibel Island and Pompano Beach. His friendliness, kindness and wisdom knew no boundaries. For obit, directions or to share a memory of Dennis, please visit: www.eatonfuneralhomes.com. Eaton Funeral Home 781-444-0201
Published in The Boston Globe from Apr. 26 to Apr. 27, 2016
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