Virginia "Lynn" Finner - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Virginia “Lynn” Finner

Born April 28, 1951

Virginia Lynn Finner, age 62, of Delmar, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 16, 2013.
Born and raised in Delaware City, DE, on April 28, 1951, she was the daughter of James M. Finner Sr. and Virginia Deming Finner. She attended Delaware City schools and made her career at the Delaware State Hospital. She also opened her heart and home to care for family members.
An artistic person by nature, Lynn loved painting ceramics and crocheting blankets to give to family and friends. She will be remembered as a generous and kindhearted individual who did her best to help anyone in need. Above all else, Lynn loved and adored her family, and will be deeply missed.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her brother, James M. Finner, Jr. and her sister, Jacquelyn A. Finner. She is survived by her mother, Virginia; daughters, Sara A. Finner and Nancy Rae; son, Brian M. Finner (Maria); sister, Patricia A. Finner; brothers, Richard E. Finner and Wesley David Finner; aunt, Jacqueline Price; many nieces, nephews, and cousins; and Baby Jackson, whom she considered her grandson.
A funeral service will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, October 26, 2013, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 214 Clinton Street, Delaware City, DE, where a visitation will be held from 9:30 am until 10:30 am. Interment will follow in Delaware City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to help the family defray funeral costs may be made to Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720.


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11 Condolences for Virginia “Lynn” Finner

  • Aunt Ginny, Patty, Ricky, David, Sara, Nancy and Brian – I am saddened by Lynn’s passing. She devoted her entire life to caring for and about others, and I for one will be forever grateful that she was a part of my family. She’s and angel in heaven now where Grandmom and Grandpop will take care of her.
    My thoughts and prayers to you.
    Love to you all,

  • My deepest sympathy to everyone. She was a kind soul and will be missed. <3


  • Ginny and family,

    I can’t tell you how sorry I am for Lynn’s passing. She was a kind, wonderful woman.

    Love and prayers for you,
    Mary Louise

  • To my family my heart goes out to all of you, I know how hard it is to lose someone you love and cherish! Lynn was a sweet sold who loved her family and did all she could for everyone! She will be your special angel!

  • having lost touch with lynn over the years i had been thinking of her and wanted to reconnect and laugh over some old times spent together…..sadly i didnt get that chance, i am so very sorry to hear of her passing…RIP old friend and know that you will live in our memories condolences to the family.

  • Ginny, Patty, Ricky, David, Sara, Nancy and Brian ,
    I just want to convey my Deepest Sympathy for the loss of Lynnie. She was and always will be a very Special Person. I have very fond memories of Lynnie when she lived up the street from me and she babysat Tammie and Valerie. We became very good friends and she had a heart of gold. I consider myself one of the Lucky people who had the pleasure of calling her my friend. She will be greatly missed. Cherish all the fond memories you have of her because I know I will.
    Sincerely, Maureen

  • Sarah, Nancy, Brian and Aunt Gin,

    I am so, so sorry for your loss. No words can lessen your pain. Please know that I am here for you guys if you need anything. Lynn was very kind and was always there for anyone that needed her.


  • so sorry by Lynn passing hope she RIP.

  • To the family I offer my deepest sympathy and sincere condolence. May the fond memories that you shared bring you comfort. Let the promises that God made soothe you as you gain the strength and inner peace to cope with the days ahead.
    Revelation 21:4 And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more, neither mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore…..
    John 5: 28, 29 Do not marvel at this, because the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out…
    Psalms 37: 29 The righteous will possess the earth. And they will reside forever upon it.

  • My sister will be sadly missed. Through good time and bad, sisterhood always prevailed. Lynn I love you and miss you. I will see you on the other side later than sooner. You will always be in my heart and memories.

  • Estell and Wife Jackie : Lynn you will be missed. We love you, We will tell stories of our memories to the kids to keep you here in our hearts.

    Johnny: You are in our hearts, I love you and miss you.

    Estell jr : I love you, you were special to me. Every time we went to visit you were happy and caring and made me feel loved. I love you very much, miss you.

    Brytney: Aunt Lynn was the sweetest and kindest women in the world. I am her great niece and could not asked for a better great aunt.I will never forget all of the memories I had with her. I love and miss you aunt lynn. Love always Brytney.