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History - Philip Sullivan

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History - Frank Sullivan

  • THE PLANTER: Frank “Sully” Sullivan

    2nd Sullivan Generation at American Insurance - 1946 to 1996 

  • Frank "Sully" Sullivan - Community & Civic Volunteer

    Sully was a civic leader and active community volunteer for decades to make our valley a great place to live, work and have fun - including taking a pie in the face for charity! 

  • Frank "Sully" Sullivan - The early years

    He was called “Buddy” when he grew up during the Great Depression as the 4th of 14 children (9 girls and 5 boys - 2 passed away in infancy).


    Read Sully's birthday letter home during the Korean War of how combat takes a heavy toll on a soldier’s emotions and how fear can grip a heart as they face death; eventually conquering the fear enough to find some measure of bravery hiding deep inside.

  • Frank "Sully" Sullivan - A Life Remembered

    FWS-1990Portrait-cropped.jpgFrank William “Sully” Sullivan (90) passed away peacefully on August 12, 2013, in Kennewick, WA, surrounded by his loving family. He survived active duty in two wars and as a prisoner of war to live a long and amazing life filled with personal achievement, business success and civic service. Here’s what a remarkable life of hard work, service and sacrifice looks like!

  • Sully's Last Letter
  • Last Letters To Sully

    Enjoy reading last letters from friends and family.


    FWS-WWII-GunnerySchool.jpgIt was a windy day on April 5, 1945 when (Sully's) Uncle Bob went to the barn and found that the rat skin had blown off the nail and fallen to the ground. As he picked it up and put it back on the nail he wondered silently if Buddy was OK.....

History - Pioneers Harry & Blanche Christy

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