Helen S. Sullivan

Helen S. Sullivan

AGE: 87 • Somerville

Helen S. Sullivan, 87, passed away February 24, 2013 after a short illness. Helen was born and raised in Staten Island, New York before moving to Somerville in 1997. She graduated in 1941 from Port Richmond High School and also graduated from Drake Business School in Manhattan. In her earlier years, she was employed as an executive secretary at Western Electric in New York City. Helen was a homemaker and a communicant of Immaculate Conception Church in Somerville. She was a former member of the ATT Telephone Pioneers. She enjoyed traveling, crafts and was an avid reader. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.

Helen is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Jeremiah J. Sullivan, a son Dennis Sullivan and his wife Margaret, two granddaughters, Heather Sullivan and her husband Christopher Graf and Meredith Boyan and her husband George, and a great- grandson Adam Sullivan Gruber.

Prayers will be 8:30am Thursday at Bruce C VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 North Gaston Ave. Somerville followed by a 9:30am Mass at Immaculate Conception Church, in Somerville. Interment will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery in Bridgewater. Visitation will be 6pm to 9 pm Wednesday at the Funeral Home. Donations in Helen's memory can be made to the Somerville Rescue Squad or the . To send condolences to the family, visit www.brucecvanarsdalefuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home
111 North Gaston Avenue Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 725-3111

Published in Courier News from Feb. 25 to Feb. 26, 2013