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August 30, 2013

Bernice R. Sullivan, 90

Lawrence — Bernice R. (Brouder) Sullivan, 90, of Lawrence, died August 26, 2013, at The Oxford of Haverhill surrounded by her family. She was born January 22, 1923, in Lawrence to the late George and Mary (Lavery) Brouder.

Bernice was a graduate of Lawrence High School. She was a member of the Ladies Sodality of St. Patrick’s Church in Lawrence. Bernice was active in politics in Lawrence as well as the Lawrence Senior Center. She loved her grandchildren and was affectionately known to them as Bo.

Bernice was predeceased by her siblings, Lily Brouder, Daniel Brouder, Margaret Zappala and Marion Menery.

She was also the widow of Timothy J. Sullivan Jr. Her survivors include her sons, Daniel J. Sullivan and his wife, Kathleen, of Kingston, N.H., Donald F. Sullivan and his wife, Linda, of Aptos, Calif., and George Brouder and his wife, Jean, of North Andover; a daughter, Mary R. Sullivan and her fiancé, Mike McLaughlin, of Methuen; 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services and burial are private. Arrangements are under the care of the Conte Funeral Home of North Andover. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the MSPCA of Methuen. For online condolences, please visit our website at www.contefuneralhomes.com.