Hartford Police Chief James Rovella today announced the passing of one of the longest serving officers in recent HPD history. Officer Patrick J. Sullivan, known to his co-workers and friends as "PJ" retired recently after serving HPD and the people of Hartford for over 36 years.
PJ retired as Hartford Police badge number 1 several months ago, having served in the Patrol division and most recently in the Traffic Division. PJ also served his country as a member of the United States Marine Corps I will post more details as they are made available.
PJ's wake is scheduled for Monday at the Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 34 Beaver Road in Wethersfield from 4:00PM to 7:00PM and the funeral will be held Tuesday , September 13th, at 10:00am at Saint Augustine Church, 10 Campfield Avenue in Hartford followed by burial in Marlborough Cemetery in Marlborough.
My condolences to the Sullivan and sincere thanks for PJ's service to our Country and our City