Susan Porath

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Susan “Sue” M. Porath, 59, Sagola , passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, after battling a short illness for the past two months.

She was born on Dec. 12, 1954 in Escanaba, the daughter of the late Henry and Marion (Belongie) Lanaville.

Sue loved woodworking and making wooden toys to give to kids and family members. She was also an avid San Francisco 49ers fan.

Sue is survived by four brothers: John, Ed, Mose (Lisa) and Richard Lanaville; two sisters, Donna Mae (Tony) Gouin and Janette (Mickey) Mulhern, as well as many great loving and caring friends, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Henry Jr. and Joseph Gilbert and two sisters, Patricia Willyard and Debbie Carr.

Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba with the Delta County Veterans Council rites at 1:45 p.m.

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Sue will follow visitation at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with Pastor David M. Anderson officiating.

Burial will follow services in the Holy Cross Cemetery.

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