Dexter Glendell Sullivan Jr., 55 of Crestview, Florida passed away Thursday, July 14, 2022. Dexter was born on January 21, 1967, to Dexter (Sr.) and Catherine Sullivan in Northampton, Massachusetts. Dexter grew up in Southhampton, Massachusetts, attending the primary school, William E. Norris Elementary, Hampshire Regional Junior High School and was a 1985 graduate of Smith Vocational Agricultual High School. He majored in automotive technology and started working at Cernak Buick to then open his own garage. After that, Dexter started to work at Tubed products in Easthampton which had changed name to Berry Plastics. While he was employed at Berry, he was transferred to Virginia then North Carolina before arriving in Ohio. He then moved on to South Wire in Crestview, Florida and started as a facilities manager (Winning Florida Manufacturer of the year in 2017).
Dexter enjoyed family and friends. He was a friend of Jack (Daniels) and the life of the party, ensuring no dull moments. He liked watching Nascar, the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox.
He loved taking rides in the SSR with his wife, Mary and their dog Lucy.
He liked giving boat rides when he lived off Lake Erie in Ohio. He talked much about his wife Mary and his pup Lucy, his son Pat and his grandson Killian.
Dexter is preceded in death by his son, Christopher Sullivan.
Dexter is survived by his parents, Catherine Tymkowiche and Dexter (Maryann) Sullivan Sr., his wife Mary (Klier) Sullivan, his son, Patrick (Jess) Sullivan, his stepson, Herbert (Michelle) Jacoby, his stepdaughter, Amanda (Scottie) Roberts, his twin brother, Clester (Cindy) Sullivan, his brother, Lloyd (Becky) Sullivan, his sisters, Tracy (John) Clark, Robin (John) Mulkern, Ann (David) Ramage and Daneen Lee, two grandchildren, Killian and Hannah, his dog, Lucy and numerous nieces and nephews.
A gathering of family and friends will be on Thursday, July 21, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Brackney Funeral Service.
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