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PATRICK MICHAEL SULLIVAN

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of Claremont passed away on January 24, 2011. Born on September 14, 1944, Patrick grew up in Minneapolis and Golden Valley, Minnesota. He received a Bachelors Degree in Architecture from the University of Minnesota in 1968 and a Masters Degree in Architecture from Harvard University in 1971. Professor Emeritus Sullivan taught at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and later Cal Poly Pomona, where he served as Chairman of the School of Architecture and retired in 2002. His architectural office of 35 years was first located in San Luis Obispo and Palo Alto. A Claremont office of Patrick Sullivan Associates opened in 1987, completing award-winning public and institutional projects throughout California, Washington, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, New York, Texas, Massachusetts and Minnesota. His book Creating Treatment Environments for Troubled Youth: Evidence-Based Design in Architecture was published in 2010. He also co-authored Ethics and the Practice of Architecture. He was recipient of The Rotch Travelling Scholarship, a prestigious design competition, in 1976. Patrick was a Fellow in The American Institute of Architects. He served on the Harvard Graduate School of Design Alumni Council, the University of Minnesota CALA National Advisory Board, and the Partners Circle at Cal Poly Pomona. Locally, Patrick was on the boards of Claremont Heritage, Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Gardens and Mt. San Antonio Gardens Retirement Community. Last year he received the Bradley Award from Claremont Rotary in recognition of his community service. Patrick is survived by his wife Cindy of 43 years; son and daughter-in-law, Kevin and Addie of Nashville; son Ryan of Los Angeles; brother Donovan and spouse; sister Bridget Ward and spouse; 6 nieces and a nephew. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 5, 2011 at 2PM at Claremont Presbyterian Church.
Published in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on Feb. 2, 2011
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