Richard “Rick” Alan Sullivan, 76, of Towanda, PA, passed away at his home with his wife by his side on Monday, January 20, 2020.
He was born on August 21, 1943 in Elizabeth, NJ, the son of the late Charles H. and Frances (Hensel) Sullivan.
Rick was born and raised in NJ but retired to PA because he loved the countryside of the state. He was a Veteran of the US Army. A Machinist by trade, Rick was a Mr. Fix-It and enjoyed working on various projects. He loved exercising and lifting weights. Rick was an avid reader, especially Stephen King and would read a book a week. He also enjoyed music.
Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years; Linda (Greer) Sullivan, daughter; Sandi Mackenzie, grandchildren; Dylan, Taylor, and Jake Mackenzie. He is also survived by his sister; Patricia LaBlanc, brothers Brian Sullivan and Robert Sullivan, sister-in-law and brother-in-law; Priscilla and Harry Barth, brother-in-law and sister-in-law; John and Mary Greer, brother-in-law; Gary Greer, several nieces and nephews, and his faithful dog; Max.
A service will be held at a later date in NJ at the convenience of family. The family is being assisted by Jay E. Lowery Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Athens, PA.