82 Fairview Ave.
Naugatuck, CT 06770
Phone: 203-729-4334
Fax: 203-729-4336
Virginia Smith

Virginia H. Smith

Thursday, May 11th, 1939 - Saturday, September 28th, 2019
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Virginia H. Smith
1939 - 2019

Fitchburg, MA Virginia H. Smith, 80, died peacefully on September 28, 2019 at UMass Health Alliance Hospital in Leominster, MA. For the past 20 years Virginia lived in Fitchburg with Stephen Milligan, her loving partner of 37 years.

Virginia was born on May 11, 1939 in New Haven, CT daughter of the late Harold Hadlock and Virginia Leary. Ginny was raised in New Haven, graduated from Hillhouse High School and worked as a secretary for 10 years at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Ginny loved motorcycle rides, antique hunting and playing billiards with Stephen. She was a talented chrocheter, embroider and sketcher, which she lovingly bestowed on family members, friends and various charities. Ginny enjoyed rescuing dolls and donating them to charities.

In addition to her loving partner Stephen, Ginny leaves her children, Peter (Shelley) Smith of East Haven, CT, Bonnie (Robert) Rentz of Naugatuck, CT, James Smith of West Haven, CT, Theresa (Larry) Henning of Seymour, CT and Karen (Christopher) Czyzewski of Waterford, CT; her 9 grandchildren and her 8 great grandchildren.

A Graveside service will be held on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 11:00am at St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck, CT. There are no calling hours and arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Avenue, Naugatuck, CT. In lieu of flowers and to honor Ginny’s memory, donations may be made to the Pat Brody Shelter for Cats, 479 Northfield Road, Lunenburg, MA 01462. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.buckmillerthurstonmengacci.com.
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Service Details

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 11:00am
    St. James Cemetery
    Cross Street
    Naugatuck, CT 06770
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The Rev. John Kuzhikottayil
  • Interment

    Wednesday, October 9th, 2019 |
    Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
    St. James Cemetery
    Cross Street
    Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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