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Katherine M. (Dorris) Sullivan

January 18, 1924 ~ April 22, 2018 (age 94)

Katherine M. Sullivan, 94, of Oneida, passed away peacefully on Sunday at the Oneida Extended Healthcare.

Born in Wampsville, N.Y., she was known as the "Spaghetti Lady" at Eddie's Restaurant in Sylvan Beach. Katherine loved being a foster grandparent for Willard Prior Elementary School.

She was predeceased by her loving husband, Robert; two daughters, Kathy Griffing and Agnes Archer; her son, Paul Sullivan; and brother, John Dorris.

Katherine is survived by her four children, Dennis Sullivan, Anne Baitsholts, Barbara Monica and Shonna Sullivan; her sister, Mary Frisena; 13 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; 14 great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Coolican-McSweeney Funeral Home. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Irish Ridge Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Monday from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home, 322 Washington Ave., Oneida.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Katherine's name can be made to the SPCA.

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