SULLIVAN, Edward H. of Dorchester passed away peacefully at home on March 12, 2022. Beloved husband of the late Ruth T. (Maloney) Sullivan. Loving father of Edward & his wife Kathryn Sullivan of CT, James & his wife Maureen Sullivan of Plymouth, Maureen & her husband Mark Delorey of Weymouth, Eileen & her husband Christian VanDerslice of Braintree, Julie & her husband Arthur Perham of Weymouth, Joseph & his wife Leann Sullivan of Westwood, and the late Paul Sullivan. Adoring grandfather of 18 grandchildren and one great-grandson. Cherished brother of Helen Collins, Rev. Francis Sullivan, and the late Catherine, Joseph, James, and Dorothy (Griffin); and brother-in-law of Francis Maloney and Richard Griffin. Beloved uncle of many nieces and nephews. A native Bostonian, Edward grew up on Mission Hill in Roxbury. Edward was a proud veteran of the United States Navy. Edward was also a graduate of Boston College. He and Ruth, his wife of 61 years, raised seven children in St. Ann Parish, Neponset. Edward was retired from Boston Edison, where he worked for 43 Years. The Sullivan family appreciates and is so grateful to the many people who provided care to Edward this past year to allow him to remain in his home among family and friends.
Visiting hours at the John J. O’Connor & Son Funeral Home, 740 Adams St. (near Gallivan Blvd.) DORCHESTER, Wednesday from 4-8 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Ann’s Church, NEPONSET, Thursday morning at 10 o’clock. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Edward to St. John Paul II Catholic Academy, 239 Neponset Ave., Dorchester, MA 02122. Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury.
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