Donald Sullivan

Graveside Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Port Douglas Cemetery
Highlands Road
Keeseville, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Port Douglas Cemetery
Highlands Road
Keeseville, New York, United States

Obituary of Donald Sullivan

Donald F. Sullivan, 73, of Brinton Road in Keeseville, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, May 2, 2018, with his family by his side.

Donald was born in Plattsburgh on November 29, 1944, to William Sullivan, Sr. and Betty (Lewis) McGee. He graduated from Keeseville High School in 1963 and earned a Bachelor of Science from East Tennessee State University in 1968.

Upon his graduation, Donald served his country during the Vietnam War as a First Lieutenant in the 7th Regiment of the United States Marine Corps. He returned home to Keeseville where he and his brother started their business, Sullivan Bros. Wood Products in 1973. Donald was a generous and hard-working woodsman who valued his family and friends above all else.

In addition to his loving wife of 45 years, Doris M. (Dion) Sullivan, he is survived by his children, Natalie Sullivan and her husband Curtis Snyder of Keeseville, and Lianne and her husband, Eric Svenson of Cazenovia, NY; his cherished grandchildren, Liam Snyder and Robert and Patrick Svenson; his siblings, Linda DeVivo, Annie Sullivan, Kathy Sullivan, Deborah Marsha, Jerry McGee, John Sullivan, Carolyn Sullivan, Joan Sullivan, and Sarah Murphy; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Robert Sullivan and William Sullivan, Jr.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a burial service with military honors at Douglas Cemetery on the Highlands Road in Keeseville on Saturday, May 19th at 2:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Donald's memory may be made to High Peaks Hospice.

Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 124 Clinton Street, Keeseville, 834-7667.

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