CHARDON – Mary “Maureen” (nee Flood) Sullivan, age 86, of Chardon, passed away Nov. 15, 2021, at Maplewood of Chardon.
Born Aug. 15, 1935, in County Longford, Ireland, to Peter and Mary Ann (nee Flood) Flood, she was a longtime Perry resident before moving to Maplewood in 2019.
Maureen married the love of her life, a veteran of the English army, Dennis Sullivan, in London in 1957. After emigrating to the United States in 1959, she worked as a nurse at Huron Road Hospital, NEO Hospital and as a hospice volunteer.
She and Dennis also were proud to become U.S. citizens.
Along with her husband, Maureen was a member of St. Cyprian Catholic Church in Perry. Maureen was a kind soul and enjoyed playing bingo and making crafts with her friends at Maplewood.
She is survived by her daughters, Teresa (Jim) Hogan, of Sagamore Hills, Catherine (David) Golladay, of Rocky River, and Linda Sullivan, of Hillsboro, Ohio; grandchildren, Michael, Bridget, Megan, Monica, Colleen, Shannon, Ezra and Brenna; and great-grandchildren, Elliot, Oliver, Margo, Levi, Finley, Liam and Kenneth.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dennis; and brother, Thomas (Madeline) Flood.
A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021, at 10 a.m., at St. Cyprian Church, 4223 Middle Ridge Road, Perry, with burial to follow at Perry Cemetery.
A pre-service gathering will take place from 9-10 a.m. at the church.
Donations suggested to Hospice of the Western Reserve.
Arrangements entrusted to Potti & Marc F. Burr Funeral Homes of Madison, Painesville, Fairport Harbor and Chardon. Obituary, online condolences and memorial gifts available at www.marcfburrfuneralhomes.com.