Dorothy Sullivan

June 09, 2021

Dorothy Elizabeth Sullivan, 93 of Canton, Missouri, died June 6, 2021 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois.

The daughter of Richard and Jesse Smith Bross was born on July 16, 1927 in rural Marion County, Missouri.

he was united in marriage to Ralph “Pete” Stice who preceded her in 1961, she then married James Chester Taylor who preceded her in 1976 and later married Audra N. Sullivan who preceded her in 1997.

Dorothy was a member of the Canton Christian Church. She liked to play Bingo, card games, watch bowling, do crossword puzzles, cooking and she enjoyed Christmas time. She loved to spend time with her family.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Slater of Canton, Mo.; son, James M. (Josie) Taylor of Williamstown, Mo.; step sons, Tom (Jan) Sullivan of St. Louis, Mo. and Mike Sullivan; grandchildren, Tracie Slater of Canton, Mo. and Jody (Tara) Slater of Canton, Mo.; step grandchildren; great grandchildren, Caitlin (Ryan) Roberts of Kahoka, Mo., Trevor (Libby) Boyer of Ft. Madison, Ia., Kaylee (Michael) Milligan of Keokuk, Ia., Ian Slater of Columbia, Mo. and Shelbi Slater of Canton, Mo.; great great-grandchildren, Axl Milligan, John Milligan, Roxanne Milligan, Lilly Hale, Kambria Boyer, Savannah Roberts and one on the way; sister, Betty Jo Scott of Dayton, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son in law, John Slater, step son, Guy Sullivan, brothers, Kenneth Bross and Larry Bross, brother-in- law, Gene Scott.

Graveside funeral services will be held Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 2:00 PM at the Forest Grove Cemetery in Canton, Missouri with Rev. Mandy Gosik officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday from 11 AM until the time of services at Arnold’s Funeral Home in Canton, Missouri. Pallbearers: Jody Slater, Ian Slater, Caitlin Roberts, Ryan Roberts, Trevor Boyer and Luke Lambert.

Memorials may be made to PAW Ft. Madison Animal Shelter.

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