Gloria Sullivan Obituary

Gloria A. Sullivan
Gloria A. Sullivan

June 5, 1924 - January 2, 2021
Born in New London, CT
Resided in Waterford, CT


Gloria Sullivan
New London- Gloria A. Sullivan, 96, formerly of New London, died January 2, 2021 at the Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London.
She was born in New London June 5, 1924, the daughter of Frank and Georgianna Carter Ryan. She married John W. Sullivan April 12, 1945; he predeceased her on June 11, 2013.
Mrs. Sullivan was a graduate of the former Williams Memorial Institute in New London. As well as being a stay at home Mom, she was a member of the Catholic Mothers and volunteered for the New London democrat party for many years. She enjoyed bowling with her lady friends at the Waterford Bowling Alley.
She is survived by two sons, Richard Sullivan of Waterford, Daniel Sullivan of Niantic; two daughters, Beverley Petty of New London; Jean Sullivan of Waterford; four grandchildren, Carol Wilson Santiago, Pamela Nieves, Matthew Viscione and Kramer Sullivan, five great grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was also predeceased by two brothers, Richard Ryan and Edward Ryan; a sister Ruth Hibbard and great grandson Christopher Wilson.
A graveside service will be conducted in St. Mary Cemetery. Due to concerns of Covid-19, burial will be private. Condolences may be shared on Mrs. Sullivan’s memorial page at




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