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William Patrick "Pat" Sullivan, 78, Edinburgh

William Patrick “Pat” Sullivan, 78, of Edinburgh, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.


He was born March 17, 1940 in Shelby County to James Michael and Harriet Jane (Vannoy) Sullivan.


Pat married Mary Lynn (Parker) Sullivan on July 1, 1967, and she survives.


He is also survived by his sons, Mike (Susan) Sullivan of Shelbyville; and William Scott (Karen) Mings of Florida; grandchildren, Cortnee (Tim) Hancock of Shelbyville; Colin (Olivia) Sullivan of Morristown; Chris Mings of Florida; Jennifer Stach of Michigan; and Jaime King of Michigan; brother, Mike (Joette) Sullivan of Blue Ridge; and 9 great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 daughter, Terri (Mings) Kroll and 1 granddaughter, Heather Walker.


He graduated from Shelbyville High School.  Pat was a civil engineer and formerly owned EDM Surveys.  He retired from Strand Engineering in Columbus.


Pat was a member of the National Guard.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, racing go carts, and going to auctions.  He was a big NASCAR fan.  In his early years he enjoyed playing softball, gardening and yard work.


Visitation will be Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Murphy-Parks Funeral Services, 703 S. Harrison St., Shelbyville, IN 46176.


Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Bruce Banister officiating. 


Burial will be in Miller Cemetery.


Memorial donations may be made to the Shelby County Animal Shelter, 705 Hale Road, Shelbyville, IN 46176.


Funeral Directors, Greg, Sheila, and Stuart Parks are honored to serve the Sullivan family.


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