Arthur E. Sullivan, MD

of Hingham, formerly of Milton, died at Harbor House in Hingham after a lengthy illness.

Born in Dorchester, Dr. Sullivan was a graduate of The High School of Commerce in Boston, The University of New Hampshire, and Boston University School of Medicine. He entered the U.S. Army and served in Korea for two years as a Captain.

A longtime Milton resident, Dr. Sullivan served on the School Committee for many years, including four years as Chairman of the committee.

Dr. Sullivan was the Chief of Staff at Carney Hospital and retired from practice in 1987. For several years, he summered in Cotuit with his family.

Dr. Sullivan is survived by his wife Rosemarie (Lynch ) Sullivan, four sons: David G. Sullivan of New Bedford, Arthur E. Sullivan, Jr. of New Hampshire, Christopher L. Sullivan of Hingham, Mark A. Sullivan of Cotuit, and two daughters: Julie S. Sorgi of Hingham and Maryann J. Macdonald of Hingham. He is also survived by many grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, August 19 at 10:30AM in Saint Agatha Church, Milton. Visiting hours at the Dolan Funeral Home 460 Granite Ave. MILTON on Wednesday, 4-7PM. Interment will be in Milton Cemetery.