STRUTHERS – Paul “Sully” Sullivan, 67, died Friday, October 15th, 2021, at St. Elizabeth in Boardman surrounded by his loving family by his side. He took his final ride on his Harley to the gates of heaven.
Paul was born April 25, 1954, in Youngstown to the late Paul & Nancy Sullivan. He was a member of St. Nicholas Church in Struthers. Paul loved to ride his Harley, playing bingo with his wife, spending time with his kids, grandkids, and his great-granddaughter, and the lottery. He was also an avid Raiders fan, watching the games, and calling his grandson, Vinnie, to bet on the games. Paul was known best for always making sure people were fed. Going home hungry was not an option. He was especially known for his Thursday and Sunday Homemade Spaghetti days. He was also known to his neighbors as the Mayor of Creed Street.
He is survived by his wife, LuLu (Cappitte) Sullivan, his children – Mike (Tammy) Sullivan, Jaime (John) Caudill, Dan (Amanda) Sullivan, & Stacey Sullivan. His grandchildren, Michael, DJ (Kayla), Jordan, Vinnie, Mylee, & Matti, his great-granddaughter, Mela (his little meatloaf), His niece Samantha, great-niece Arianna, great-nephew, Santino, and his Aunt Betty (Cordova) Bartos, his cousin Eddie (Phyllis) Sullivan, many many more cousins, his little dog, Peanut and his best friend, Carmen Neapolitan.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul & Nancy (Cordova) Sullivan, His sister, Kathy Wayne, and his favorite dogs, Doobie & Bear Bear.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 21, 2021, from 5:00 pm-8:00 pm at Kirila Funeral Home in Struthers. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 22, 2021, with a prayer service at the funeral home at 9:30 am followed by a funeral mass starting at 10:00 am at St. Nicholas Church in Struthers. Lunch to follow the funeral service, being held at Tangier in Struthers.
The Sol Man will be dearly missed by his family, community, and his many friends.
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