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Joseph J. Sullivan
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Joseph J. Sullivan age 59 of Bronson, Michigan passed away Wednesday morning February 7, 2018 at the Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
He was born January 10, 1959 in Jackson, Michigan son of the late James A. “Sully” and Josephine A. (LaFountain) Sullivan.
Joe resided in Bronson for the past 13 years coming from Sturgis.
Most of Joe’s working life was involved in the boat building industry and was employed by South Bay Pontoons in Middlebury for several years.
He was proud to have served his country in the U.S. Army earning the rank of Private First Class Recovery Specialist.
Joe had a true love and appreciation for the outdoors especially time spent in the woods. He enjoyed playing golf, hunting and fishing.
He is survived by one son: Joshua Sullivan of Sturgis; one daughter: Kristi Scott of South Bend, Indiana; three grandchildren: Sylas Joseph Sullivan, Katina Charis Scott and Rayna Marie Scott; two sisters: Roseann (Art) Hedrick of Bronson and Terry (Edward) Lehman of Quincy; one brother: Gilbert (Heidi) Sullivan of Quincy and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one granddaughter: Samira Scott and two brothers: David Sullivan and James Sullivan.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Friday at the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331. Funeral services celebrating the life of Joseph Sullivan will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home. The Rev. Terry Siler of the First Congregational Church of Bronson will officiate. A graveside committal will follow the service at Sturgis memorial Gardens in Sturgis.
Memorial donations would be appreciated to the family c/o: Joshua Sullivan, 330 Arden Park, Sturgis, MI 49091.
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

114 S. Nottawa Street
Sturgis, MI 49091





3:00 PM
Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

114 S. Nottawa Street
Sturgis, MI 49091

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Sturgis Memorial Gardens

27751 Fawn River Road
Sturgis, Michigan 49091


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