Mary Elizabeth “Betty” Sullivan, 81, formally of Chestnut Hill and Blue Bell Pennsylvania passed away peacefully August 15, 2013 at Longwood at Oakmont, Pittsburgh PA surrounded by her family. Raised in Chestnut Hill, Betty was the daughter of the late George T. and Helen E. Higgins. She was the beloved and beautiful wife of the late Juleus J. Sullivan, Jr. She was a devoted mother to daughter, Deborah Sullivan-Kimball, (Jeffrey) sons, Kevin, (Deborah), Juleus III (Ellen) and Steven ( Anette) Grandchildren: Jennifer, Aimee, Elizabeth and Lee Kimball. Heather, Jaime, Sara, Brandon, Courtney, Riley, Olivia, and Colton Sullivan and 7 great grandchildren. Survived by dearest sister Grace Riley (Leo), cousin Joanne Kostos, brothers-in-law William R. Sullivan and James Sullivan and numerous nieces and nephews. Betty was a loving wife and mother. She was a long standing member of Whitemarsh Valley Country Club. In years past, Mary was an active member of Our Mother of Consolation Parish and it’s youth organizations. Her husband, Juleus, was the former Vice President of Hiram Walker, Inc. Recently, Mrs. Sullivan moved from San Diego California to Pittsburgh, PA. Visitation held 9 a.m. before the celebration of Mass at 10 a.m. Friday August 23, 2013 at Our Mother of Consolation Chestnut Hill. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donation may be made to OMC Education Memorial Fund, 9 East Chestnut Hill Ave., Chestnut Hill, PA 19118 or Family House 5301 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232 www.familyhouse.org
Jacob F. Ruth Funeral Home
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