Michael Sullivan, a 39-year Rockaway resident, coming from Washington Heights, died December 25.
Sullivan was born in Kenmare, Co, Kerry Ireland. He retired from The New York Times in 1988, where he worked as a pressman.
He survived by his wife, Ellen Lovett Sullivan; sons, John (Kathleen), Patrick (Kristine), and Brian (Mary); sister, Sheila Sullivan; and grandchildren, Quinn, Kaylyn, Patrick and Aileen.
Funeral arrangements and visitation were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, December 28, at 9:45 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church. Internment will be at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Valhalla, New York.