Sister Patricia Sullivan, C.S.J., a Sister of St. Joseph, Brentwood, L.I., for 70 years, died Oct. 22.
She entered the congregation in 1947 from the parish of St. Andrew Avellino, Flushing. She earned a degree from St. John’s University, Jamaica, in secondary education and a master’s in history from Manhattan College.
Formerly known as Sister Paul Miriam, she taught at St. Agnes Seminary in Brooklyn, 1949-50; Immaculate Conception, Jamaica, 1950-55; St. Anthony of Padua, Greenpoint, 1955-59; Academia Santa Monica, Santurce, Puerto Rico, 1959-60; Academia San Jorge, Santurce, 1960-62; Holy Cross, Flatbush, 1962-66; Our Lady of Lourdes, West Islip, L.I., 1966-79; Academy of St. Joseph, Brentwood, 1979-81; St. Philip Neri, Northport, L.I., 1981-92; and Trinity Regional School, East Northport, L.I. 1992-2004.
She retired in 2004.