Sharon Sullivan

Sharon Irene Sullivan

1942 - 2021

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Mrs. Sharon Irene Sullivan


Mohawk – Mrs. Sharon Irene Sullivan, 79, of Mohawk passed away Friday, May 7, 2021 in St. Elizabeth's Medical Center with her family by her side.


She was born in Herkimer, NY on April 9, 1942, the daughter of the late Paul and Pearl Betty VanSickle Schmitt and attended Hamilton schools. She was married to Harold J. Sullivan on February 14, 1988 in Grace Episcopal Church, Mohawk. Sharon was employed by MDS, Partech and later Fiberdyne, Frankfort until her retirement in 2008. She was of the Episcopal faith.


Sharon is survived by her beloved husband, Sully; three daughters and two sons in law, Sandy Heady of Cookeville, TN, Debbie and her husband, Douglas Rice and Lisa and her husband, Terry Gollegly all of Ilion; one son and daughter in law, Scott and his wife, Sue Palmer of Mohawk; two sisters and one brother in law, Sandy and Mark Potter of Chico CA and Claire Sudokow of Chico CA; one step-son, David and his wife, YuMi Sullivan of Alice TX; one step-daughter; Janet and her husband, David Tillapaugh of Richfield Springs; twelve grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; seven step grandchildren; three step great grandchildren; her beloved feline, Abby; her beloved canine, Sassy and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her daughter, Laurie Ann Seamon two sons, Leonard Albert Seamon and Gene Carl Heady and one brother, Gene Zaro.

Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family per Sharon’s wishes. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the V.J. Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc. 203 Second Avenue, Frankfort. Sharon’s family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to the nurses and staff of St. Elizabeth's Medical Center and Alpine Rehab and Nursing Center, for the wonderful care and kindness shown to her during her stay and passing.


In lieu of flowers, contributions in Sharon's memory may be made to Herkimer County Humane Society, 514 NY-5S, Mohawk, NY 13407 or Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300 Jacksonville, FL 32256. Envelopes are available through the funeral home.


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203 Second Ave.
Frankfort, New York, United States
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