Katherine E. Sullivan of W. Hyannisport, died peacefully in her home on Thursday, January 21, 2016.
She was the wife of the late Cornelius L. Sullivan
Born in Brookline on June 3rd, 1915, she was the daughter of the late Christina (Browne) McCarthy and Thomas P. McCarthy. Katherine had nine brothers and sisters who pre-deceased her. They were William, Mary (Sister Octavia CSJ), Thomas, John, Christina (Sister Magdalen CSJ), Ita, Ann Cotton, Josephine Greska and Joseph.. She is survived by three daughters: Christina Crowe( Linda Glenn) of Provincetown, MA, M. Judith (Arthur G.) Porelle of Crystal River, FL. ,Cornelia (Eldowayne )Kalima of Honolulu HI. and 4 grand children and 3 great grand children. Among her many beloved nieces and nephews are Mary Cotton and Patricia Comeau of Centerville, MA.
A Registered Nurse who graduated from Mass Women’s Hospital School of Nursing and attended Boston College she worked in several healthcare facilities during her career including the Deaconess and Lemuel Shattuck Hospitals. Her profession, her family and her faith were the passions that sustained her for one hundred years.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Our Lady of Victory Church, Centerville, MA.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 A.M. on Friday, January 29, 2016 at Our Lady of Victory Church, 230 S Main St, Centerville, MA 02632. Internment will follow at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, in Centerville, MA.