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Kathryn JoAnn (Jean) Sullivan

March 10, 1932 ~ August 24, 2021 (age 89)

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Mrs. Kathryn JoAnn Sullivan, age 89, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, August 24 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Mrs. Sullivan was born March 10, 1932 in Campbellsburg, Indiana the daughter of Cecil and Gayle Russell Jean.  She worked for B.F. Goodrich and then, with her husband, traveled to all fifty states in a Model A Ford, accumulating over 225,000 miles. She was a member of Blue River Friends Church and Model A Restorer’s Club in Columbus, Indiana.

Kathryn married Jack Sullivan in October of 1949 and they had four children:  Sherry Elrod (Bill) of Salem, Jack Sullivan (Linda) of Seymour, Kathy Packwood (Max) of Campbellsburg, and Jim Sullivan (Lorrie) of Campbellsburg.  She is also survived by one brother:  Burl Jean of Salem, three sisters:  Marilyn Rosenbaum of Martinsville, Indiana, Sue Williams of Okeechobee, Florida, and Linda McNeely of Salem, 12 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandson:  Johnny Elrod.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 11AM at Blue River Friends Church.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Sunday from 1-5PM at Weathers Funeral Home and from 10AM-time of service Monday at the church.

The family requests that those attending the visitation and funeral service please wear a mask.

Memorial donations may be made to Washington County Community Foundation, Johnny Elrod Scholarship.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Kathryn JoAnn (Jean) Sullivan, please visit our floral store.


August 29, 2021

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Weathers Funeral Home
106 S Shelby St
Salem, Indiana 47167

August 30, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Blue River Friends Church
Quaker Road
Salem, IN 47167

Funeral Service
August 30, 2021

11:00 AM
Blue River Friends Church
Quaker Road
Salem, IN 47167


Washington County Community Foundation
P.O. Box 50, Salem IN 47167

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