Eight Bells: Jere Sullivan:
Jere Sullivan died peacefully at his home surrounded by all of his loving family on January 27, 2018. Jere lived an amazing life, born on September 4th, 1925 in Lakewood, Ohio. He started sailing boats in Clifton Lagoon at a very young age and sailing continued to define his entire life.
He won many sailing titles at the Cleveland Yacht club, where he also served as Commodore in 1970. He even spent his honeymoon with his bride, Chris, the love of his life, on a Star Boat, 71 years ago, sailing up to Put in Bay in the dead of night. He was named Sailor of the Year at both the Cleveland Yacht Club and the Milwaukee Yacht club.
He played the saxophone and clarinet in clubs arou…
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