Timothy Sullivan
Timothy Sullivan

Timothy Sullivan, 42, of Playa Del Rey, Cali, formerly of Montclair, died on Saturday, May 18, 2019 after a courageous battle with bile duct cancer.

Born on Feb 23, 1977 and raised in Montclair, he was a 1995 graduate of Montclair High School. Mr. Sullivan received a bachelor of arts degree in English from the University of Vermont.

Mr. Sullivan moved to Los Angeles in 2001 and worked for a number of companies in the entertainment industry including Disney and Magical Elves, where he worked on Project Runway and Top Chef. He developed new shows working as an executive at Zodiak, Core Media, Good Bye Productions and Fullscreen before forming his own production company, Gang of Wolves with partner Anthony Carbone, and Sony Pictures.

He married Claire O’Donohoe at the Castle Leslie in Monaghan, Ireland and they had a son, Rory Jerome Paul O’Donohoe Sullivan, in 2016.

He is survived by his wife Claire, son Rory, parents Paul and Betsy of Montclair, sister Laura Murphy of Norwalk, Conn. and her husband Travis (Max) and nephew and niece Charlie and Annabelle.

A memorial service will be held in Montclair this summer.

Those wishing to remember Timothy Sullivan may donate to The Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation at cholangiocarcinoma.org or visit GoFundme.com and enter Sullivan-O’Donohoe Support Fund in the search engine to support the family.