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Barbara Sullivan, former Tribune reporter, dies

Barbara Sullivan, former Tribune reporter, dies

Barbara S. Sullivan covered suburban news, features and business for the Tribune during a 40-year journalism career that included reporting stints in the San Francisco Bay Area, New Jersey and Atlanta. "Barbara was a great writer (and) a tenacious reporter," said former Tribune reporter Carol Jouzaitis. "She was passionate about the education beat … and about food writing, where she really excelled." Ms. Sullivan, 79, died of complications from progressive supranuclear palsy Thursday, June 25, at the Meadows assisted living community in Glen Ellyn, where she had lived for the past year, said her daughter, Catey. She had been a longtime resident of Wheaton. Born...

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