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Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
Friday February 6th, 2015
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
Friday February 6th, 2015
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Wolf Lake United Methodist Church
Saturday February 7th, 2015

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Ravenna Township Cemetery
Saturday February 7th, 2015

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Helen Louise Sullivan

Helen Louise Sullivan age 74, of Muskegon died, Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula, Mississippi surrounded by her loving family. Helen was born on August 26, 1940 in Polk County, MO to the late Emery R. and Mary F. (Edwards) Altic. She married Howard Clifford Sullivan on July 5, 1968 in Nawata, Oklahoma. Helen is survived by her husband of 46 years: Howard Sullivan. Children: Denita (David) Hammerstron of Kent City. Sandra (Karl) Mason of S. Carolina, John (Laura) Sullivan of Temperance, MI, James (Jerri) Sullivan of Grant, MI, Theresa (Joe) Franze of Virginia, Wendy (Keith) Schultz of Jenison, David Sullivan of MO, Julie (Rob) Brooks of Cedar Springs, Brian (Dana) Boyland of MO, David (Barbara) Boyland of MO, Thomas (Maria) Sullivan of OK. Over 60 Grandchildren & Great Grandchildren. 3 Sisters: Pauline White, Linda Compton and Joyce Lutz all of MO. Helen was preceded in death by her parents and Daughter Rayetta, 2 Brothers: Bill and Alvin. Funeral Services for Helen will be conducted on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 11:00 am with visitation 1 hour prior at the Wolf Lake United Methodist Church with Pastor Susan Hagans officiating. Burial will be in Ravenna Township Cemetery. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna on Friday, February 6, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 6:00 to 8:00 pm to receive friends and again on Saturday at the church. Memorials may be directed to: Wolf Lake United Methodist Church. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna to sign the online guestbooks. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

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Peace and comfort to all of the family and praying that God's loving arms continue to give you strength and endurance.

Jay and MaryLou Feb 6 2015 11:52 PM

Hi Howard and Family , I was sadden to hear about yout wife Helen. You have our condolences. Norm and Linda Langlois

Norm Langlois Feb 5 2015 12:17 PM

I'm so sorry, my prayer's go out for all of you. I was only around Helen a few times but I found her to be a very warm lady and nice to talk to. May she rest in peace now. My God be with all of you at this time. God BLESS, Pat.

Patricia M. Franze Jan 31 2015 10:16 PM

I'm very sorry for your loss my deepest sympathy.Im so sorry to hear of your recent loss; You are in our thoughts as you find your way though this. We are praying for your healing, with the passage of time. We know you miss her; we send our understanding and consolation. Know that the strain, the pain, will eventually ease. May your pleasant memories sustain and comfort you. You are in our thoughts. Friend of Dave and Barb Boyland

Ginger Ramsey Jan 31 2015 8:34 PM

A lovely lady has passed away and is at peace with our Lord in heaven. My prayers go out to her husband Howard. Such a sudden loss is heartbreakng. May God be with you in this difficult time, Howard. I am so glad to have had a nice long visit with Helen and Howard last fall. Nancy Joley

Nancy Joley Jan 31 2015 8:08 PM

I love you Aunt Helen and I will miss you dearly.

Kayla Hoffman Jan 31 2015 7:45 AM

Lots of love and prayers sent up. We will miss grandma alot! Love, Karla, Rondale, Sean, Brent, and Dakota.

Karla and Rondale Chapman Jan 30 2015 11:30 PM

Love and Prayers to all Helen's family I am her Aunt. Her Dad was my brother. God Bless all of you who have given her such a rich and loving life.

Bettie (Altic) Erwin Jan 30 2015 10:43 PM

We will miss here dearly

Karl & Sandra Mason Jan 30 2015 8:02 PM

We are holding you all in our thoughts and prayers at your time of great loss. Blessings and Peace, Daniel, Celia, Jesse, and Grace Cook-Huffman (Jay and MaryLou Huffman's kids from Pennsylvania)

Daniel and Celia Cook-Huffman Jan 30 2015 5:57 PM