Lucille Corinne Sullivan was born February 5, 1916, at Mitchell, to Fred and Gertrude (Orr) Welch. She grew up in Mitchell and graduated from Mitchell High School in 1934. On September 3, 1934, she married John Sullivan at Holy Family Catholic Church in Mitchell. She was a lifelong Mitchell resident and was a secretary for John Burg at Burg’s Shoe Store in Mitchell for twenty years. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters and the Altar Society at Holy Family Catholic Church and Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Mitchell.
Lucille is survived by six children: Arlene Wermers and husband, Larry of Sioux Falls, SD, Joan Schoenfelder and husband, Dennis of Sioux City, IA, Karen League and husband, Francis of Sioux Falls, SD Annette Wagner and husband, Sidney of McCook Lake, SD, Sandy Grosz and husband, David of Mitchell, SD and John Sullivan and wife, Teresa of Mitchell, SD; thirty grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, John, one son, Allan and one granddaughter, Cathy Schoenfelder.