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Joseph Sullivan

Joseph Francis Sullivan

September 15th, 1932 - August 30th, 2020
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Joe Sullivan, Jr. passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on August 30, 2020. He was 87 years old. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joe Sullivan, Sr. and Martha Wade; brother, Mike and sister, Ann McCutcheon. He is survived by his wife, Monica; brothers, Denny and Jim; sister, Jan Stevens; sons, Denny (Ann), Dick (Anne) and Mike (Nancy); daughters, Terri (Pete) and Ann Colleran (Mike); grandchildren, Erin, Joe, Conor, Owen, Dorothy, Owen, Avery, Missy, Nicky, Tony and Luke. He retired from a career in advertising and marketing in 1990. In retirement, he was a historical columnist for Edina’s “About Town” magazine. He played in a harmonica trio, sang in the church choir and loved barbershop quartet singing. The sparkle in his eye and his welcoming and appreciative spirit drew others to him. There will be a visitation Thursday, September 3 from 4-6 p.m. at Gill Brothers Funeral Home, 5801 Lyndale Avenue South. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 4 at St. Patrick’s Church, 6820 St. Patrick’s Lane, Edina, MN. Strict social distancing guidelines will be observed. A video recording will be available for viewing at tinyurl.com/josephfrancissullivan2020. Memorials to the charity of your choice. “May god hold you in the palm of his hand.” – Irish Blessing

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN 612 861 6088
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Gill Brothers Southwest Funeral Home
    Address
    5801 Lyndale Avenue South
    Minneapolis, MN 55419
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  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Friday, September 4th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, September 4th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    The Church of St. Patrick
    Address
    6820 St. Patrick's Lane
    Edina, MN 55439
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  • Interment

    Location
    Fort Snelling National Cemetery
    Address
    7601 34th Avenue, South
    MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55450
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We're all so grateful for all the years of fun, laughter and wonderful times we had together. Love Aunt Sis, Kim, Kerry, Jim and Joe and families.

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We never had the opportunity to actually meet Joe but we heard so many wonderful stories about him through Terri. We have no doubt that he must’ve been an amazing father to raise such an incredible, kind and joy filled daughter.

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To: Anne Colleran,In memory of Joe.
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