|Birth: ||Aug. 13, 1920|
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 2010|
Jane Sullivan, 89
FREEPORT -- Jane Sullivan, 89, died Jan. 7, 2010, at Hawthorne House with her loving family by her side.
She was born in Bethel, the daughter of Milan and Winona (Scribner) Chapin. Jane was educated in Bethel schools and was a graduate of the Central Maine Medical Center School of Nursing. She was a first lieutenant in the Army Nurse Corps, serving in the Asiatic/Pacific Theater. In 1948, Jane married Richard Sullivan. A dedicated nurse, she worked at Maine Medical Center for 18 years, retiring in 1984.
Jane also enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking, particularly apple pie, all music, piano playing, Scrabble, crossword puzzles, and spending time with her family.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her beloved husband Richard in 1965; a son Richard Jr. in 2006; two sisters and three brothers. Survivors include two daughters Janice Sullivan of Portland, and Claire Finley and her husband William of Portland; daughter-in-law Mary Sullivan of South Portland; two sons, Dan Sullivan and his wife Sue of South Portland, and Philip Sullivan and his wife Helen of Jacksonville, Fla.; five grandchildren, Monica and Will Finley, John and Peter Sullivan, and Sean James; and two great-grandsons, Liam and Ryan James.
Memorial visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010, at the Conroy-Tully Crawford South Portland Chapel, 1024 Broadway, South Portland. A private graveside service will be held at Calvary Cemetery, 1461 Broadway, South Portland. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ctcrawford.com.
Because of the loving care received by Jane from the staff at Hawthorne House, the family requests that
in lieu of flowers, donations in
Jane's name be made to:
The Hawthorne Staff Fund
6 Old County Rd.
Freeport, Maine 04032
Published in Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram on January 10, 2010
Created by: Debra
Record added: Aug 27, 2011
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