Obituary for Ethel Sullivan (Reesey)
Ethel Mae Sullivan, 78, of Ambler passed away Dec. 6, 2017. Born in Sunbury, PA on Dec. 30, 1938, daughter of the late Harold and Amanda Reesey of Johnstown. She was a beloved member of the Whitemarsh Valley Country Club staff for over 30 years. Ethel was an avid traveler of the world, with a special love of Ireland and Europe. She loved the arts in Philadelphia and New York, attending the opera whenever she could. Ethel is predeceased by 2 sisters.
She is survived by her children Kevin, Timothy, Patrick, and Elizabeth Sullivan, and Allison Sahin; 8 grandchildren; brother Kenneth Reesey; and many other loving family and friends.
All are invited to a visitation on Thu. Dec. 14, from noon-1pm, and a service at 1pm, both at the Washington Memorial Chapel (in Valley Forge National Park), Route 23, Valley Forge, PA 19481.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Ethel M. Sullivan can be made to support the Rena Rowan Breast Center at the Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania. Checks should be made payable to ‘Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania’ and mailed to Penn Medicine Development, Attn: Kathleen Hertkorn, 3535 Market St., Ste. 750, Phila., PA. 19104. Gifts may also be made online via our secure website: https://www.pennmedicine.org/cancer/giving.