12/08/1940 - 07/18/2022
Obituary For Patricia Sullivan
Patricia (Madden) Sullivan affectionately known as Pat passed away peacefully in her home in Virginia Beach on Monday July 18, 2022. Born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania on December 8, 1940. She lived in Pittsburgh most of her life but had moved to Lily Dale New York before settling in Virginia Beach. She held a BFA in fine art from Carnegie-Mellon, a Masters in photographic journalism from Point Park University & a PHD from the Union Institute in consciousness studies. She was also a coptic minister.
She is preceded in death by her son Charles Sullivan Jr. of Portland, Oregon. She is survived by her daughter Hanorah Sullivan Houndalas , her son in law Dimitris Houndalas and her grandson Nicholas Houndalas. She is also survived by her siblings Jackie Hogan, Jeannie (John) Turchek, Tom (Nancy) Madden, many wonderful nieces and nephews and other beloved family & friends.
She studied the works of Edgar Caycee and was a librarian at the ARE library until the very end. She was also a retired Pittsburgh Public School Art Teacher. She was a spiritual seeker and inspiration to all who knew her. Her wish was for everyone to find peace & joy in their lives and to remember to forgive themselves and others.