Nancy's Story

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Nancy Sullivan, 84, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, in the Glens Falls Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.
Born Nov. 12, 1932, in Brooklyn, N.Y., she grew up in Manhattan, N.Y., and she was the daughter of the late Louis and Elisabeth Bouxsein.
Her family Moved to Ossining, N.Y., where she met, fell in love, and married, the love of her life, her husband, James Sullivan on Sept. 2, 1950, at St. Ann's Church in Ossining, N.Y. They were married for 65 wonderful years.
She graduated from Ossining High School in 1950 and she and Jim raised their five children in Ossining, N.Y., and then in Dannemora, N.Y. They moved back to Ossining, N.Y., for a few years and then moved to Kingsbury, N.Y., to be near their children and grandchildren.
In addition to her parents. Nancy was predeceased by her brother, Billy Bouxsein, and two grandsons, Timothy Sullivan and Brett Collins.
Left to cherish Nancy's memory is her loving husband, James Sullivan, sister Evelyn DeCuircio (Bob) of Georgia, brother Richard Bouxsein (Maureen) of Missouri, her daughter, Karen Collins and her husband, Terry of Lake George; her sons, Michael Sullivan of Glens Falls; Scott Sullivan and his wife Mary of Glens Falls; Chris Sullivan and his wife Kim of Queensbury; Jim Sullivan and his wife Rebecca of Kinderhook. Grandchildren Joe LaLuna (Mary), Chris LaLuna (Jessica), Kyle Collins (Missy), Allison Sullivan (Cody), Jessica Sullivan, Melissa Sullivan (Jack), CJ Sullivan, Brady Sullivan (Ryan), Hope Sullivan, Danika Johnson (Matt), Kevin Gilligan, Kyle Gilligan, Kristen Sullivan, Ashley Sullivan, Sarah Sullivan, great-grandchildren, Dawson LaLuna, Kayla Kasey, Kaiden LaLuna, Hailey LaLuna, Skyler Collins, Kameron Collins, Colton Collins, Allison Collins, Jakob, Connor, Lola, Josie, Ravenna, soon to be born great-great-grandson, Jameson, and all the children and grandchildren Nancy has adopted through the years. Her many nieces and nephews, and her close friends, who have also become family. She has touched so many lives...
God sent us one of his most precious Angels from Heaven. Nancy was elegant, classy, loving, and caring woman who devoted her life to give a little piece of her heart to everyone who crossed her path. We cherished every moment we shared with her. Rest In Peace our special lady.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 22, at the Regan Denny Stafford Funeral Home, 53 Quaker Road, Queensbury, N.Y.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 23, at St. Mary's-St. Paul's, 11 Wall Street, Hudson Falls, N.Y., with Reverend Paul Cox officiating.
Immediately following the Mass, the committal service will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville, N.Y.
Thank you to the nurses and doctors in ICU and surgery at Glens Falls Hospital for their expertise, kindness and compassion to Nancy and family. And a special thanks to Dr. Steven Scalia, PA Jason Cossey, and Nurse Tammy Devereux.
Donations in Nancy's name can go to either of her favorite charities. St. Jude's or McDonalds House. Both charities close to heart.
To leave an online condolence for the family, visit www.sbfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 18, 2017
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