Kuzmin, Virginia North Virginia North Kuzmin, age 81, of Jamaica Plain, MA, formerly of West Haven, CT passed away on Jan. 2, 2009 in the Goddard Nursing Home. Virginia was the widow of Alexander Kuzmin, she was born in West Haven on February 15, 1927, the daughter of the late Clifford and Mildred Telep North. She leaves her daughter Kathy, of Lafayette, California, her son Keith, of West Roxbury, MA, and three grandsons; Max, Erik and Drew. A graduate of Becker College, Virginia worked in the Circulation Department of the West Haven Public Library for 31 years, retiring in 1998. Her funeral service will be held on Wednesday Jan. 7, 2009 at 11:00 AM in BEECHER & BENNETT - TAYLOR Funeral Home, 410 Campbell Ave. West Haven. Friends may visit with her family at the funeral home on Wednesday from 10 to 11 AM. Burial will follow in Beaverdale Memorial Park, New Haven.

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  1. Dear Kathy and Keith, I am very sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom and wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

  2. Kathy and Keith, I received news of your Mom’s passing and I am truly saddened by it. No matter when I met your Mom her gracious mannner and warm smile were always there. Through the years, I always enjoyed seeing her, no matter how briefly. I will miss her and think of her often. She was a special person and I am sure she was a special mother to you both. My sincerest condolences, Richard Paleski

  3. Kathy, Keith and family- Please accept our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother and grandmother from all at the West Haven Public Library. There are still many staff members at the library who worked with Virginia and they have special memories of her. She is now a part of the legend of the library and will be remembered fondly.

  4. Keith, Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. Virginia was such a wonderful person to work with at the Library. Almost always made the day brighter. Allan D. and Joyce Gagnon

  5. To all the family,we extend our most sincere regrets. We were so sad to hear of the passing of our dear neighbor and friend.It made us smile though to think of Virginia and Al together once more. We think of you Virginia each day we walk upon the rug,made so lovingly by you and still laugh heartily when we remember your days of .babysitting. for Lady Bunny.

  6. We send our deapest sympathy and condolences to you both and to your family on Ginny’s passing. She was indeed,a fine lady. Lillian & Ed

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