Daniel Joseph "Dan" Sullivan, 61, of Coraopolis, PA, died Saturday October 15, 2016, at his home after a battle with prostate cancer. Born on November 26, 1954 in San Antonio, TX, Dan was a son of Adella May Howell Sullivan of San Antonio, TX, and the late Thomas Patrick Sullivan. Dan was educated in the San Antonio Area, where he was a student at Mount Sacred Heart School, Antonian College Preparatory High School, and the San Antonio College. Very respected in the field of heavy hauling, rigging and construction, Dan was very fortunate to spend his entire career working in a field that he truly loved. At the time of his passing, Dan was the Manager of Projects for Supor Heavy Haul, LLC in Kearny N.J. , where he was assigned the responsibility to haul the US Airway Airbus A 320 , that landed in the Hudson River piloted by Captain Sullenberger. Dan and his team flawlessly hauled the plane from a secure storage facility in Kearny New Jersey to the Carolinas Aviation Museum in Charlotte, NC. Dan was a catholic, attending several area churches and often praying to the Blessed Virgin Mary. With his love of the outdoors, if was very fitting that he was a member of the NRA and the Coraopolis Gun Club. Dan loved to fish and ride his Harley Davidson. He will always be remembered for meticulous ways and his impeccable style. Surviving in addition to his mother, is the love of his life, Cynthia Conchel Sullivan, whom he met in March of 2004 and married on November 20, 2004; a daughter, Jennifer Marie Woody (Aaron) of Slaton, TX; a son, Christopher Sullivan of Lubbock, TX; a; a sister, Mary Sullivan of San Antonio, TX; and two grandchildren, Rylan and Bostyn Woody. Visitation will be 2-8 PM Wednesday at the Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV, Mass of Christian Burial will be at Saint Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, 11 AM on Thursday. Rev. Fr. Dennis Schuelkens, Jr. will preside. Entombment will follow at Saint Paul's Mausoleum. Memorial contributions may be made in Dan's memory to New Beginnings Campaign C/O Mount Sacred Heart School 619 Mount Sacred Heart Road San Antonio TX 78216. Please make check to New Beginnings Campaign, memo line in memory of Daniel J. Sullivan.
... Show More