Barbara K. O'Sullivan
Barbara K. O'Sullivan
  • April 26, 1934 - March 30, 2016
  • Madison, Connecticut

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Barbara Keish O'Sullivan of Madison CT, passed away March 30, 2016 with her husband Fred O'Sullivan of 59 years by her side at Connecticut Hospice in Branford. Barbara was born on April 26, 1934 in New Haven CT to her wonderful parents William and Lillian (Conefrey) Keish who taught her strong family values. Barbara will always be remembered for her strong, but fair personality, as well as her loyalty. Barbara leaves behind her loving husband Frederick L. O'Sulliavan whom she started her life in marriage with, in 1956. Their love blessed them with two sons Jeffrey and his wife Kara O'Sullivan of Hampden ME and Brian O'Sullivan of Madison CT. The love Barbara had for her family, grow stronger, with the birth of her grandson Michael O'Sullivan of Madison CT whom she cherished dearly. She also leaves behind her sister Bernadette DiGiovanni, as well as many nieces and nephews. Barbara was predeceased by her daughter-in-law Diane O'Sullivan, brother William Keish Jr. and sister Mary Kelly. Barbara prided herself on being a draftswoman, in the engineering department, for 10 years with Southern New England Telephone Company. Barbara was a devoted member of St. Margaret's Church in Madison for 48 years. The family would like to thank the Doctors, Nurses and staff of CT Hospice and Smillow cancer for all their care. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday April 5, 2016, 12 noon at St Margaret's Church Academy St. Madison CT. Family and friends may visit with her family on Monday April 4, 2016 at Swan Funeral Home 825 Boston Post Rd. Madison CT 06443 from 4:30pm to 7:30pm. Committal will be private at a later date. To sign the online guestbook visit