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Loretta Burns Sullivan
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1900
Effingham
Atchison County
Kansas, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1993
Nortonville
Jefferson County
Kansas, USA

Loretta Sullivan, 93, formerly of Mercier, Kansas, died Saturday, September 11, 1993, in Nortonville, where she resided at the Village Villa Nursing Home.

Mrs. Sullivan was born September 8, 1900, in Effingham, Kansas, the daughter of John and Mary Murphy Burns. Paul Justin Sullivan and Loretta Burns were married October 15, 1919, in Effingham, Kansas. He died on August 12, 1953. Mrs. Sullivan was a homemaker and owner, along with her husband, of the bank in Mercier, Kansas, from 1919 to 1953. Mrs. Sullivan was a member of the Legion Auxiliary Unit #378, Collyer, Kansas, and a member of the St. Joseph's Altar Society, Nortonville, Kansas.

Mrs. Sullivan was preceded in death by her husband, Justin Sullivan; three sons, Gilbert, Tom and Jim Sullivan; one daughter, Maureen Ruggles; twelve grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four brothers, Will, Jim, Leo and Paul Burns, and six sisters, Anna Kelly, Lucy Martin, Nell Bonnell, Mary Burns, Kay Marsden and Mildred Burns.

Survivors include six sons, Paul J. Sullivan of Shawnee, Kansas, Leo E. Sullivan of Fredericksburg, Texas, Charles A. Sullivan of Lakin, Kansas, Dan J. Sullivan of Holton, Kansas, Tim R. Sullivan of Denver, Colorado, and Terry R. Sullivan of Los Cruces, New Mexico; three daughters, Kathleen Weishaar of Nortonville, Margaret Pianalto of Atwood, Kansas, and Helen Sullivan of Overland Park; one sister, Sr. Fabiola Burns, O.S.B., Atchison; forty-five grandchildren, four step-grandchildren; forty-four great grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.

Monday, Sept 13, 1993 Hiawatha Daily World 
 
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 Parents:
  John Francis Burns (1871 - 1951)
  Mary Louise Murphy Burns (1871 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  P. Justin Sullivan (1898 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Paul J. Sullivan (1920 - 1998)*
  Leo Edward Sullivan (1923 - 1997)*
  Thomas P Sullivan (1924 - 1945)*
  Jim C Sullivan (1926 - 1945)*
  Daniel Justin Sullivan (1929 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nell D. Burns Bonnel (1897 - 1986)*
  Loretta Burns Sullivan (1900 - 1993)
  Mary Grace Burns (1902 - 1988)*
  Leo Edward Burns (1905 - 1980)*
  Katherine Burns Marsden (1907 - 1992)*
  Fabiola Burns (1910 - 1994)*
  Paul Eugene Burns (1913 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Peters Cemetery
Mercier
Brown County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Linda Dorei Jones
Record added: May 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52708981
Loretta <i>Burns</i> Sullivan
Added by: Linda Dorei Jones
 
Loretta <i>Burns</i> Sullivan
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- Linda Dorei Jones
 Added: Dec. 7, 2013
 
 
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