Eugene Sullivan


Eugene A. Sullivan, 87, of Garden City, died Thursday, May 22, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

Eugene A. Sullivan, 87, of Garden City, died Thursday, May 22, 2014, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

He was born Oct. 15, 1926, in Guymon, Okla., to Joseph and Verda Rider Sullivan. He graduated from Guymon High School.

Mr. Sullivan worked as the maintenance and operations supervisor for Northern Natural Gas which later became Enron. After his retirement he moved away from Garden City, but returned in December 2013. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

On Oct. 2, 1948, he married Fonda M. Alden in Guymon. She survives. Other survivors include a daughter, Jeanne Sullivan of Lakin; three sons, Joe and wife Gayle Sullivan of Jetmore, Jeff and wife Shannan Sullivan of Garden City, and Jay Sullivan of Bakersfield, Calif.; 15 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Janice Jay.

A memorial service will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Church Of The Nazarene in Garden City.

Condolences may be posted at Memorials are suggested to Church Of The Nazarene, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846.

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