Wilma Eileen Sullivan
Wilma Eileen Sullivan
  • October 24, 1920 - June 1, 2017
  • Lexington, South Carolina

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LEXINGTON - Wilma “Eileen” Clark Sullivan, 96, formerly of Peru, Indiana, passed away at 11 p.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Palmetto Richland Hospital in Columbia, SC. Eileen was born October 24, 1920 in Peru, Indiana to Orval and Ethel Robertson Clark. On May 4, 1947, she married Ellis E. Sullivan who preceded her in death in 2009. A 1938 graduate of Peru High School, Eileen worked at the Square D Company during World War II and later as a secretary at Holman Elementary School. She was a life-long member of Oakdale Baptist Church.

For the past six years, she has lived in Lexington, South Carolina. Eileen is survived by a daughter, Jane Hiller and her husband, Nick, of Columbia, SC; grandsons, Stephen Sullivan of Schererville, IN, Zachary Hiller and his wife, Caytie, of Lenoir City, TN, Andrew Hiller and his wife, Brittney, of Beaufort, SC, Jacob Hiller and his fiancé, Kris Cere, of Boston, MA; granddaughters, Samantha Sullivan of Irvine, CA and Joyce Davidson and her husband, Donald, of Peru; great-grandchildren, Joseph and Olivia Hiller, and Samuel Sullivan; and a sister-in-law, Rose Clark of Lafayette, IN. Eileen was also preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Manson, Gene, Marion, and Dale Clark; and a son, Max E. Sullivan.

Funeral services for Eileen will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 9, 2017 at Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home, 105 W. Third St, Peru, IN, with Pastor Robert Stuck officiating. Burial will be at Mount Hope Cemetery. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family locally.