Dominica “Marie” Bonano Sullivan born 1939 in Metairie, La passed peacefully in Pine Bush, New York on Sunday, June 28, 2020. She was pre deceased by her parents, Nuncio Bonano and Lena Marziale; brother, Frank Bonano, Sr. Survived by brother, Ferdinand Bonano. Dominica was a loving wife of John J. Sullivan (2006). Loving mother of three daughters, Toni Benefiel (Gary), Joan Pearson (Peter), and Dawn Sullivan; grandmother of Shantel, Samantha, Elizabeth, Allison, Brett and Abigail; great-grandmother to Ralph, Seth, Michael, and Daniel. She was a graduate of Robion High School class of 1958. Graduate of Delgado College in 1977 with an Associate Degree in Accounting. She loved to cook family meals, loved the mountains and was able to spend her last days overlooking them. Marie was a kind person always thinking of other’s well being. Even when her time of passing was near, she was worried about everyone else and tried to comfort them. She will be missed by family, friends and neighbors.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Greenwood Funeral Home, 5200 Canal Blvd, New Orleans, on Monday, July 13, 2020 at 9:00 AM, followed by an Eastern Star Service at 10:30 AM, then a Catholic Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM. Burial to follow in Greenwood Cemetery.