Peter R. O'Sullivan
Kerhonkson - Peter R. O'Sullivan, 57, of Kerhonkson died Wednesday January 11, 2017 at Vassar Bros. Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. He was born in Garden City, NY November 6, 1959 a son of the late H. Ross and Doris Green O'Sullivan. An area resident most of his life Peter was employed as a Global Studies teacher at the Rondout Valley High School. In addition to his teaching career which started at Rondout in 1989, he also served as Department Chair for the Social Studies Department, 1st Vice President for RVF, and was a former Dean of Students.
Peter was active in Rondout Valley sports where he coached football, baseball, basketball, and golf. He retired from Rondout Valley in 2016.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Frances Slizewski O'Sullivan whom he married August 24, 1985 at St. Peter's Church in Rosendale, 2 sons, Oliver Ross O'Sullivan(Rebecca) of Vermont, Samuel Peter O'Sullivan (Nicole Reeder) of Woodstock, a sister Margaret O'Sullivan Burpee (David) of Kingston, and a brother Kevin O'Sullivan (Gail) of Conneticut. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Saturday January 14 from 4 to 7 PM at the George J. Moylan Funeral Home Inc., 2053 Route 32, Rosendale. A service to celebrate his life and a time of sharing will be Sunday January 15 at 1 PM at the funeral home. Interment will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Stone Ridge. In lieu of flowers memorial donations are requested to Ulster County SPCA, 20 Wiedy Road, Kingston, NY 12401. www.GJMoylanFuneralHome.com
Published by Poughkeepsie Journal on Jan. 13, 2017.