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Official Obituary of

Yvonne M. (Martin) Sullivan

August 31, 1938 ~ September 17, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Yvonne Sullivan Obituary

Yvonne Sullivan, nee Martin, age 85, born August 31, 1938 in Chicago, IL. Daughter of the late Anne (nee Yercich) and Joseph Martin.

Preceded in death by her sisters, Andree and Michele and nephew, Jeff Kilpatrick.

Yvonne shared 55 years of marriage with her most awesome and beloved husband, the late John (Jack) Sullivan. 

Mom to Joanne (Kevin) Hickey, John (Terri) Sullivan, and Jim (Mark Graczyk).

Grandma to Jacob, Kevin, Dean (April), Justine and Rachel (Marissa).

Great grandma to Will and Michael.

Aunt to Jennifer Kilpatrick and great aunt to Rourke Kilpatrick, Jayden and Jori Berger.

She took great pride in her family and Catholic faith.  She loved her home and garden, especially feeding the wild birds. She was passionate about all living creatures, especially horses, and was fortunate to travel the world with our dear Dad. 

Amazing friend and loved by many. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to:  Lightways Hospice, 250 Water Stone Circle, Joliet, IL  60431 or Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farm, 1841 Paynes Depot Road, Georgetown, KY  40324.


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September 23, 2023

8:30 AM to 10:15 AM
Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home & Cremation Services
11028 SW Hwy
Palos Hills, IL 60465

Funeral Prayer Service
September 23, 2023

10:15 AM
Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home & Cremation Services
11028 SW Hwy
Palos Hills, IL 60465

Funeral Mass
September 23, 2023

11:00 AM
St. Michael Church
14327 Highland Ave.
Orland Park, IL 60462

Interment following funeral service
September 23, 2023

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
6001 W 111th St #6072
Alsip, IL 60803