Robert “Bobby” William Sullivan, 62, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 6, 2021, at 3:50PM in Live Oak, Texas. He was born April 14, 1959, to William and Sueko Sullivan in Okinawa, Japan.
Survivors include his mother Sueko; his 2 sons, Kenneth “Kenny” Sullivan and Bryan Sullivan; his daughter Lauren Sullivan; 8 grandchildren Skylar, Jalissa, Adrina, Aliya, Evan, Zayn, Delilah, and Ivan; 2 sisters, Niomie Nagley and Kim Blakeney; as well as many nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, William “Bill” Francis Sullivan.
Bobby served in the United States Air Force and was discharged with full honors. He was proud to be an American and to have served his country. Following his service, he was an aircraft mechanic and thoroughly enjoyed working on planes. Bobby was a devoted father and grandfather. Some of his favorite things to do included spending time with his children and grandchildren, taking trips to the beach and to the lake all together. His hobbies included barbecuing, baking an array of deserts, horticulture and playing the guitar. He also enjoyed all genres of music, dancing, fishing, hunting, nature and just being outdoors. He was a jack of all trades and always had various projects he was working on. Bobby embraced his Japanese heritage and had hoped to travel back to Japan one day.
Bobby was loved by so many, and he will truly be missed. We will forever treasure the wonderful memories we shared with him. May he rest in peace.
A Visitation will be held Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 5:00 until 8:00PM at the Chapel Hill Funeral Home in San Antonio, Texas. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, September 17, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel Hill Funeral Home, with the Burial to follow the Chapel Hill Memorial Park.
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