June 15, 1936-March 4, 2018
MARSHALL — Mass of Christian Burial for William “Bill” Sullivan, 81, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church.Visitation will take place from 4-7 p.m. today at the Rehkamp Horvath Funeral Home, with a parish prayer service at 6 p.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home. Visitation will continue from 8:30-10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Marshall.
Bill died Sunday, March 4, 2018, under the care of Prairie Home Hospice at his residence in Marshall.
William “Bill” Anthony Sullivan was born June 15, 1936, in Marshall, to William and Regina (Kaczrowski) Sullivan. He grew up in Marshall and was a member of the first graduating class at Central Catholic High School in 1954. On Aug. 19, 1960, Bill was united in marriage to Susan Boyer. The couple made their home and raised their family in Marshall. Bill worked as a Route Salesman for Frito Lay for many years. After his retirement, he delivered flowers for Hy-Vee.
Bill enjoyed music, bowling, grilling food and watching the Minnesota Twins and Vikings. He and Sue enjoyed tours and travels in the U.S. and Europe. His favorite tour was to Alaska. He really enjoyed visits with his family, especially his grandchildren, and spending time at the lake. Bill had an endless supply of smiles, sass and sweets for everyone he met.
He is survived by his wife, Sue, of Marshall; son Mike (and Diane) Sullivan of Eagan, grandchildren Colin and Kate, son Steve (and Kimber) Sullivan of Forest Lake, grandchildren Tim, Jack and Claire, daughter Shawn (and Tad Powelson) of Paw Paw, Mich., grandchildren Eric, Gabrielle and Cassie, son Kevin (and Vonda) Sullivan of Mason City, Iowa, grandchildren: Meghan, McKenzie and Kylee; siblings Pat (and Mary) Sullivan of Eagan, Colleen (and Alan) Forbes of Marshall, Richard (and Arlene) Sullivan of Long Prairie, Sharryl (and Jim) Tholen of Osakis, Jeanille (and Gary) Watkins of Eden Prairie, and Michelle (and Al) Feldhake of Burnsville; and nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents William and Regina Sullivan and one niece.
Rehkamp Horvath Funeral Directors