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Cornelius "Connie" Sullivan

1934 ~ 2019 (age 85)


Cornelius "Connie" Sullivan of Montgomery, NY, a School Administrator for Orange Ulster BOCES, Goshen, NY, Hearing Officer for Superintendent of Schools for both Middletown and Valley Central School Districts, and a longtime resident of the area passed away peacefully on Friday, June 28, 2019, in Middletown. He was 85. 

The son of the late Leonard Sullivan and Edna Ryder Sullivan, he was born March 05, 1934 in Brooklyn, New York.

 He served in the Army having attained the rank of 1st LT.

 He was a member of Holy Name of Mary Church, Montgomery, NY

 He was the widower of Carol A. Sullivan.

 Survivors include his

Son, Cornelius (Connie) Sullivan Jr. and his wife, Jane of Ayre, MA

Son, Kevin Sullivan and his wife Christine of Tappan, NY

Son, Tim Sullivan and his wife, Kim of Wallkill

Son, John (Jack) Sullivan and his Fiance' Serina Martinez of Carlsbad, CA

Daughter, Daria Sullivan-Weaver and her Fiance’John Lijoi of Montgomery, NY

Son, Christopher Sullivan and his Fiance' Cindy Pavolic of Chester

Daughter, Kara Zawistowski and her Fiance' Wayne Cooper of Wallkill, NY

Son, James (Jamie) and his wife Doryann of Walden, NY

21 Grandchildren: Erin, Brandi, Tyler, Sean, Connor, Garett, Liam, Chase, James, Matthew, Jessica, Jennifer, Kasandra, Alexandria, Anthony, Mitchell, Kyle, Kelsey, Mackenzie, Heather and Kayleigh, 3 Great Grandchildren: Brynly, Greysen, and Ryker

Cornelius was the oldest of eleven which includes: sisters- Eileen, Edna, Sr. Agnes, Sr. Ann, brothers- Brendan, Tom, Michael, Patrick, Leonard, and Hugh

He was predeceased by His Son, Terence and infant son, Leonard Michael (Mickey) in 1963, Infant Granddaughter Brittany in 1998, & Son in Law Scott Saeger

 Visitation will be Tuesday, July 2, 2019 from 2-4 & 6-9pm. at Overhiser Funeral Home, 78 Union St., Montgomery, NY 12549.

 A mass of Christian burial will be 1030 am on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Holy Name of Mary Church, 89 Union St., Montgomery, NY.

 Burial will be in St Mary's Cemetery in Montgomery, NY.

In lieu of flowers it is requested that donations be made to Orange Ulster BOCES Scholarship Fund C/O Orange-Ulster BOCES 
53 Gibson Road, Goshen, NY 10924 in the name of Cornelius F. Sullivan


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July 2, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Overhiser Funeral Home
78 Union St.
Montgomery, New York 12549

July 2, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Overhiser Funeral Home
78 Union St.
Montgomery, New York 12549

Funeral Mass
July 3, 2019

10:30 AM
Holy Name of Mary Church
89 Union St.
Montgomery, New York 12549


Orange-Ulster BOCES
53 Gibson Rd., Goshen NY 10924

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