Suzanne Cecelia Finnell

May 13, 1942
May 17, 2022

Suzanne Cecelia Finnell, 80, Green Bay, passed away on Tuesday morning, May 17, 2022.  She was born on May 13, 1942, in Green Bay to the late Irvin and Leona (Leidel) Van Beek.  She graduated from St. Joseph’s Academy in Green Bay with the class of 1960.  On November 16, 1963, she married Claude Finnell at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church.  He preceded her in death on April 8, 2014.  Suzanne worked at Kroll’s East for over 50 years.  Family was very important to her and she loved spending time with them, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed her special dog, Brewer.  Suzanne was a lifelong member of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church and was a member of the Altar Society.

She is survived by her children, Nicholas (Brittany) Finnell, Crivitz; Ann (Bruce) Glinski, Green Bay; and Kathy (Andy) Krause, Cloverleaf Lakes; grandchildren, Michelle (Jeremy) VandenHeuvel, Stephanie (Jeffery) Finnell-Geigor, Phillip (Cathy) Glinski, Sean (Dana) Glinski, Allison Finnell, Tricia (Elliot) Pallex and Emily Krause; great grandchildren, Katelyn Johnsen, Payton Johnsen, Samantha Johnsen, Hailey Glinski, Aubrey Glinski, Kinsley Pallex, Kylah Pallex and Kalleah Glinski; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters-in-law, Orin (Jean) Van Beek, Alvin (Grace) Van Beek and Vernon (Kate) Van Beek; and infant sisters, Jean and Grace Van Beek.

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 2022, at St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 312 Victoria St., from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass.  Funeral Mass 11:30 a.m. Friday at the church with Rev. William Hoffman officiating.  Entombment will take place at the Allouez Chapel Mausoleum.  Online condolences may be expressed at

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a memorial fund is being established.

A special thank you to Sr. Helen Keyzer for her continued prayer and support.

The family would like to thank the staff of Angels Touch Assisted Living for their care and compassion.

Also, thank you to Alex and the staff at Proko-Wall Funeral Home for all of their assistance.

May 20, 2022
9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
St. Philip the Apostle [map]
Funeral Mass
May 20, 2022
11:30 a.m.
St. Philip the Apostle [map]