Brodhead – Dolores Ann Sullivan, age 92, passed away on February 9, 2021 while at the Janesville Mercy Hospital.
Dolores was born on December 10, 1928 in LaFarge, WI, the daughter of Lloyd and Carol (Smith) Hutchens. Dolores married Gerald Sullivan at St. Mary’s Ridge Catholic Church in Ontario, WI on September 11, 1948.
Dolores was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Brodhead since 1963 where she worked as a volunteer for many events and was on the Ladies Altar Society. Dolores worked for many years at APCO, she enjoyed camping, traveling with Gerald every year to Arizona as well as their travels abroad and going to her summer house in Adams-Friendship.
Dolores is survived by her 6 children, Rodger (Lynette) Sullivan, Pamela (Bob) Elliott-Cummings, Geraldine (Glenville) Johnson, Karen (Kevin) McKinney, Eugene (Debra) Sullivan and Pat (Jacqui) Sullivan; 16 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild; a daughter in law, Jeanette Sullivan; her longtime friends, Cozette, Royce and JoAnn and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. “The love that sprang from her heart encompassing her family is her legacy”
Dolores was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Gerald on November 15, 2010, her son David in 2020, a great grandson, Jackson Sullivan in 2013, a son-in-law, Clayton Elliott in 2002 and several brothers and sisters.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the family in her memory.
A visitation will be held at the DL Newcomer Funeral Home in Brodhead on Friday, February 12, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Private funeral services will be held later. Burial will conclude at the Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery in Janesville.
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