Rev. William J. Sullivan


Age: 84

Summary: Jesuit priest and the longest-serving president of Seattle University from 1976 to 1996 who was credited with building the modern campus in Seattle, bringing the law school to campus, building the Chapel of St. Ignatius, and founding the School of Theology & Ministry, among other accomplishments but who also served for 12 years as the school's chancellor before retiring in 2009 and returning to the Wisconsin Province of Jesuits.

Cause of Death: Complications from diabetes and a stroke

Born: December 20, 1930

Died: June 17, 2015

Milwaukee, Wisconsin