Frank (Curly) G. SullivanOctober 3, 1926 ~ June 10, 2017 (age 90)
Sullivan, Francis “Frank” (Curly) –
The passing of Francis “Frank” (Curly) Sullivan, husband of 41 years to the late Marjorie (Worden) Sullivan, occurred on Saturday, June 10, 2017, in his 91st year at Ridgewood Veterans Wing. Frank was born on October 3, 1926 in Saint John; he was the son of the late Raymond and Anna (Russell) Sullivan.
Frank attended local schools and modern business college. He served in the R.C.N.V.R on board the HMCS New Westminster, a corvette on convoy duty in the North Atlantic Ocean during World War II. Upon his return he became a machinist by trade and worked at the Saint John Dry Dock. After leaving the dry dock he worked as a salesman at J Clarkson and Downey Ford for 40 years. In his spare time Frank mastered the art of woodworking and enjoyed their cottage in Cambridge Narrows for 35 years.
Frank is survived by his children, Steven (Mary Ellen) of Burlington, Ontario and Debbie Mabee (Farid Karoubi) of Newmarket, Ontario, two sisters; Teresa Thibodeau of Richibucto Village, NB and Rosemary Shannon of Saint John.
He will be remembered by his cherished grandchildren, Gregory, Bradley, Brett, Erica (Andrew) and Darin, great grandchildren, Cole and Eleanor.
In addition to his wife Marjorie and parents, Frank is predeceased by his brothers, Gerald, Clarence, Norman and sister, Rita Buckley.
Arrangements entrusted to the Fundy Funeral Home, 230 Westmorland Road (646-2424). In keeping with Frank’s final wishes, there will be no visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Franks life being held on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the Fundy Funeral Home Chapel.
Memorial donations if desired can be placed towards the Heart and Stroke Foundation of New Brunswick or donor’s choice.