In Memory of




Obituary for William H Sullivan

William Henry Sullivan, May 21, 1928-January 30, 2020. A resident of Reading MA. Bill, beloved husband of Mary Sullivan, his wife of 62 years, was born and raised in Winchester, Ma. He passed peacefully in his sleep, having been under the thoughtful care of Care Dimensions and the dedicated staff of the Residence at Pearl St in Reading. He is survived by his three sons Bill Jr of California, Daniel and John of Reading and their spouses, Connie, Susan and Mary. He enjoyed watching his grandchildren Laura, Megan and Kelly grow into beautiful young women.
Bill was a proud Eagle Scout and enjoyed camping throughout the White Mountains of NH. He also served as an assistant scoutmaster. He served in the Army Air Corp during WW II and in the Korean Conflict. Following his military service he had a 35 year career in the U.S.P.S from which he retired. He was a civil war historian, avid swimmer, gardener, coin and stamp collector and master of trivia. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Care Dimension, 75 Sylvan St. Danvers, MA 01923, or a charity of your choosing. He will be sorely missed. For online condolences please visit