Obituary for William Eugene Sullivan

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William E Sullivan, age 82, of Bangor, formerly La Crosse, passed away Monday, January 15, 2018 at Mayo Clinic Heath System in La Crosse. Bill was born to Erwin and Rosina (Clements) Sullivan on April 10, 1935 in Middleridge, Wisconsin. He was united in marriage to Bonnie Tolvstad on Feb 5, 1966.
Bill graduated from Logan High School in1953. He joined the army and served in Germany from 1954 to 1956. Bill was employed by Trane Co for 42 1/2 years until his retirement. He played guitar in the band formed with his wife, Bonnie. Bill enjoyed golfing, wood working and going to the casino. He adored his grandchildren. Bill enjoyed watching sports, especially the Bucks, Brewers, Packers and Badgers.
He is survived sons Greg Sullivan of Stockton, California, Todd (Carrie) Sullivan of La Crosse, WI; daughter Tracey (Larry) Anderson of Rochester, Minnesota; grandchildren Rebecca and Erik Anderson, Emily and Katie Sullivan; brothers Robert (Marlene) Sullivan of Onalaska, Daniel (Barb) Sullivan of Onalaska; a sister Dorothy Sagen of La Crosse; many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his wife Bonnie, his parents, brother James Sullivan, sister-in-law Dorothy Sullivan, brother-in-law Gerald Sagen.
Bill's family would like to thank the staff at Caring Hearts Assisted Living in Bangor and the Mayo Clinic Health System La Crosse.
A memorial service will for both William and Bonnie Sullivan will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 5pm at Dickinson Family Funeral Home (809 Gillette St La Crosse) with Pastor Scott Skogen officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3pm until the time of the service. A private family interment will take place at a later date at Long Coulee Cemetery in Holmen. The Sullivan family would like to thank the staff at Caring Hearts Assisted Living in Bangor and Mayo Clinic Heath System in La Crosse.
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