Obituary: Gladys F. Sullivan |

Obituary: Gladys F. Sullivan

Gladys F. Sullivan, 97 passed away April 22, 2018 at Mountain Vista Care Center in Wheatridge.  Born in McCurtain, Oklahoma on April 14, 1921, Gladys was the daughter of Pat and Josephine Angle.  The family moved to Oak Creek when Gladys was a young girl.  She graduated from Oak Creek Union High School and married John Sullivan on August 28, 1939.  Together they raised four children; Gary, Sharon, John and Dan.

Gladys loved her life in Oak Creek and had many fond memories of raising her family there. She worked for several years at the Oak Creek Drug Store. She often reminisced about family picnics and fishing trips and rides in the country with John.  She also loved working in her yard and garden.

Gladys is preceded in death by her parents; her husband John; three sisters Loraine, Dorothy and Juanita; and her daughter Sharon.

She is survived by her three sons Gary (Elaine), John (Carolyn), Dan (Cheryl); 6 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User