Edwin (Ed) Sullivan, 82, of Onalaska and formerly of Trempealeau, died on Thursday, March 19th, at Gundersen Health System after a long courageous battle with Inclusion Body Myositis. He was born on July 5, 1937 in La Crosse to Edwin J. and Lydia A. (Gautsch) Sullivan.
Survivors include his wife Sally, daughters Kathy (Alan) Van Vleet, Sara (Shane) Stoner and Paula Stoner. His five grandchildren, Billy Skemp (friend Marissa Colbert), Braeden (Jessica) Stoner, Alana (Jordan) Docken, Erik Van Vleet and Nicholas (Beatrice) Stoner and three great grandchildren, Milo and Jet Stoner, and Asher Docken.
A celebration of Ed’s life will be held at a later date.
Our family would like to thank Gundersen Health System and the Palliative care team, especially Linda Groon, MD, Kyla Lee, MD, Jason Hatfield, PA, and all the nurses and respiratory therapy team on the 6th Floor for their incredible love, compassion and care.
Memorials may directed to the St. Patrick's Catholic Church, The Children's Miracle Network and Aquinas Catholic Schools.