OBIT FOR: RAYMOND JOSEPH SULLIVAN , 90
Raymond (Sully) J. Sullivan, 90 of Zanesville died at 12:00am Friday, July 26, 2013 at Emeritus at North Hills.
He was born on September 22, 1922 in Corning, OH the son of Samuel and Lula Joseph Sullivan.
Raymond was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, WWII Army Veteran, a graduate of the Meredith Business College and retired as an inspector from McGraw Edison after 42 years of service. He was a former scorekeeper for the Bishop Rosecrans basketball team.
He is survived by a daughter, Mary Lou (Kurt) Agin of Zanesville; three sons: Dennis Sullivan of Zanesville, David (Geri) Sullivan of Nicholasville, KY and Daniel Sullivan of Dublin, Ohio; four grandchildren: Kory (Carey) Agin of Centerville, Ohio, Alex Sullivan of Hermosa Beach, CA, Jordann Sullivan of Washington, DC and Lauren Sullivan of Lexington, KY; a great grandson, Colson Agin and a great granddaughter Kameron Agin both of Centerville, Ohio; a brother Eugene "Carl" Sullivan and a sister Juanita Sullivan both of Zanesville. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins and a special friend John Dudas.
In addition to his parents; he was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth M. "Betty" (Schell) Sullivan whom he married on June 14, 1948 and died April 21, 2011, and a brother Camillus Sullivan.
Friends may call 5 to 8 pm with Christian Vigil at 7:45pm on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the Bryan & Snider Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am Monday, July 29, 2013 at the St. Nicholas Catholic Church with Fr. Martin Ralko as celebrant. Raymond will be laid to rest next to his wife, Betty, at Mt. Olive Cemetery. The United States Army in conjunction with VFW George Selsam Post #1058 will hold full military honors at the gravesite.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Genesis Morrison House Hospice, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville or the Muskingum County Animal Shelter Society, 1430 Newark Road, Zanesville, OH. The Bryan & Snider Funeral Home, 2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville is in charge of the arrangements. To share memories and condolences with Raymond’s family please visit www.BryanSniderFuneralHome.com.