mary c.sullivan
Greece: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at age 89. Predeceased by her first husband, Col. Nicholas B Kehoe, USAF; her second husband, Howard J. Sullivan; sisters, Claire Conley Crowe and Jean Wolin; granddaughter, Kimberly Kier. Mary is survived by her loving children and step-children, Lt. Gen. Nicholas (Paula) Kehoe, Michael (Becky) Kehoe, Kathleen (Bill) Christopher, Christine (Bill) Jones, Patricia Soike, Barbara Kehoe, Maureen (Peter) Reiniger, Noel LaMark, Marianne Sullivan, Paul Sullivan, Gail Sullivan, James Sullivan, Thomas (Valerie) Sullivan, Nancy Sullivan; brother, Edward (Jo) Conley; 28 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Friends may call Friday (March 2nd) 4-8 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday (March 3rd) 9:00 AM at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Heather Heights of Pittsford or the Alzheimer's Association, Rochester Chapter in her memory.

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  1. Christine, I was so sorry to hear about your mother’s passing. It’s been so many years since our school days at MOS. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family during this difficult time. I’m sure your Mom will be watching over all of you from heaven. With Sympathy, Janice Testa Rivenburg

  2. Dear Mary’s Family,
    We mourn the loss of Mary…..and wish we could be there with you during this sad time. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers and that we love all of you very much. Mary was an inspiration to many as a mother, wife, sister, aunt and many other roles….each one she was perfect at. Rest Peacefully Mary. We love you!

    The Conley’s –
    Ed, Joan, Mark, Ellen, Bob, Deb, Scott, Christy, Alex, Sierra, and Paisley

  3. Dear Patti,

    So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Our thoughts are with you and your family. We would love to hear from you.

    Love, Lee and Terry and family

  4. I was saddened to learn of Mary’s passing. I have very fond memories of her. When Claire came into our family, I met Mary and remember her wit, warmth and caring. My condolences to you all.
    (Joe Crough’s daughter-in-law)

  5. It’s been many years since we worked together at Kodak, but I still remember your wonderful smile and great sense of humor. Rest in peace, Mary.

  6. Jackie, I am so sorry to hear about your grandmother. She was the most sweetest woman I ever met. I remember going over and having lunch with her. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, Valerie

  7. My heart and prayers go out to the wonderful family of a wonderful woman! She meant, and means, the world to me! I will truly miss her and all the great smiles we shared! Love You Mary!

  8. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family. I hope you can find comfort in the happy memories you have of your Mother and know that she is in a better place now and that you all have a special angel to watch over you

  9. Patti and family, We are very sorry to learn of your mothers passing. It is always hard to lose a parent. Hope all is well with you and your family.
    With caring thoughts,
    Jim and Sue

  10. Paul you and your family are in my prayers. With such a time like this. God is the one you have to look to for peace and comfort.

  11. She will always be Mrs. Sullivan to me. A lady who was full of love, grace and class. I can still see and hear her beautiful laugh. She had a genuine heart. My deepest condolences to Patty, Marianne, Mike and the whole family. She always spoke so proudly and lovingly of all of you.

    May the memories you have of her give you comfort in these difficult times. It was a gift to have known her. God bless.

  12. Your family was truly blessed to have had such a wonderful mother. The picture of sweetness. I feel honored I had to chance to meet her 17 years ago, and on occasion, have a chat. May God soon help you find joy in all the beautiul memories ‘Nana’ left you. Be at peace. Mary is.

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