JoAnn Sullivan, 76

JoAnn Mary Sullivan, age 76, of Watertown, passed away Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, at Westwood Place in Watertown.

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place Friday, Jan. 26 at 10 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Watertown.

There will be a gathering of family and friends from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church, prior to the Mass Private inurnment will be at a later date in the Resurrection Cemetery in Excelsior.

Arrangements are with the Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.

JoAnn was born April 9, 1941, in Minneapolis, to John V. and Josephine C. (Westcott) Ryan. She grew up in Deephaven.

Her grandchildren’s biggest cheerleader, JoAnn attended all of their events. She was also a devoted friend, an avid seamstress, and sports watcher, and loved anything red.

JoAnn was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie.

She is survived by her children, Shannah (J.R.) Robertson, Don (Christine), and Larry; grandchildren Lindsey (Mike), Eric (Kelly), Camille (Allen), Mitchell (Kaila), Lacey, and Christopher; great-grandchildren Annabella, Nevaeh and Axten; siblings John (Maret) Ryan, and Jill (Jim) Bossert; and many other relatives and friends.

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