Doyle  Sullivan


Doyle Sullivan of Washington passed away at 3:20 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2019, in Petersburg, Indiana. He was born in Washington, Indiana, to Roy and Goldie (Hitch) Sullivan on Oct. 1, 1933.
Doyle was a member of the Bethany Christian Church and the Washington Eagles. He loved gardening and gave much of what he produced to others. He was always fixing things at home and for those who just needed a helping hand. He loved serving by caring for others. He retired from Johnson Control in Vincennes.
Doyle is survived by three daughters, Brenda (Alan) Colvin of Washington, Pam (John) Mangin of Washington and Debbie (Gene) Baker of Alfordsville; one brother Dude (Joann) Sullivan of Washington; 10 grandchildren, Dewayne Burress, Natalie Burress Angela Smith, Paul Baker, Katie VanLue, Dustin VanLue, Scott Colvin, Mitch Colvin, Jacqueline Barbes, Allison Taylor; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Doyle was preceded in death by his wife, Lulu Bell (Billings) Sullivan on Oct. 30, 2011, whom he married Dec. 4, 1953; his parents, Roy and Goldie (Hitch) Sullivan; a daughter, Jenny Burress; son in-law Phil Burress; sisters Peg Porter, Virginia Layer, Genevive Guy and Patricia Sullivan; brothers Bob Sullivan, Dale Sullivan, Leo Sullivan, Morris Sullivan, Woody Sullivan, Donald Sullivan and William Sullivan.
Visitation will be Monday, July 1, 2019, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Ed Lee Mortuary North Chapel, 620 East Viola Avenue. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Ed Lee Mortuary North Chapel, with Pastor Wayne Neeley officiating. Burial will follow at the Bethany Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given to Riley Children's Foundation,
30 South Meridian Street, Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204-350
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Deb Reynolds and Mike Cain
Jul 17, 2019
We are so very sorry to hear of Doyle's death. He was a wonderful man who took such good care of our mom, Marge Cain, when she needed him the most. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.