Terri Sullivan Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of Terri Sullivan in Jacksonville, FL. Terri, who had relocated to be close to her cousin, Dori, and the Mayo Clinic, bravely battled a worsening lung condition that, unfortunately, could not be resolved.
Terri’s roots were firmly planted in Mt Morris, where she spent her formative years and attended Moore School. Her passion for teaching led her to become a beloved educator in her hometown, and she played an instrumental role in shaping young minds. Terri’s commitment to education was evident through her involvement in the Future Teachers of America Club and her dedication to her students.
Those who had the privilege of being in Terri’s classroom can attest to her warm and caring nature. At the end of each school day, she would ask her students, “A hug or a handshake?” While some opted for handshakes, many more embraced the opportunity for a heartfelt hug. Years later, her positive impact on her students remained evident, as she received invitations to their graduation parties.
Terri’s capacity to touch lives extended far beyond the classroom. She was a pillar of strength and support for her family, friends, and school community. Her kindness, love, and compassion were boundless.
As we mourn the loss of Terri Sullivan, we also celebrate the enduring legacy of love and impact she leaves behind. Details about arrangements to honor her memory will follow, but the memory of her warm hugs and boundless love will forever remain in our hearts. Terri, you will be deeply missed.