SULLIVAN, JOHN J. "JACK," 84, of Louisville, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013.
He had worked for Celanese Coatings Company and CRU Consultants. He was an Army veteran of the Korean conflict and a devoted collector of military history and insignia.
Jack was preceded in death by his sons, Terrance John Sullivan and Barry Joseph Sullivan; and his brother, Bob Sullivan.
He is survived by his wife of over 62 years, Shirley (Paskey) Sullivan; children, Elise Wachspress (Eric), Dennis Sullivan (Pam), Tom Sullivan, Maureen Sullivan, Julie Sullivan and Katie Caswell; 13 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; daughters-in-law, Ann Sullivan and Denise Steilberg; and his sisters, Betsy Bern (Raymond) and Rosemary Howard (Jim).
His funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Pius X Church, 3521 Goldsmith Lane, with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 3:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road.
The family wishes to express its deep gratitude to the entire staff of Twinbrook Nursing Home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to The Frazier History Museum, 829 W. Main St., Louisville, KY 40202 or Home of the Innocents, 1100 E. Market St., Louisville, KY 40206.
Published in The Courier-Journal from Sept. 9 to Sept. 11, 2013