Whippany, N.J., resident ( Oct. 5, 1928- Sept. 5, 2021) Virginia Mae Kirczow, age 92, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 5, 2021, at Symphony Assisted Living in St. Augustine, Florida. She was born one of ten children October 5, 1928, and attended high school in Pine Island, New York where she graduated Salutatorian of her class. She was married to Robert Kirczow for over 60 years until he passed in 2011. The majority of her life was spent raising her family in Whippany, N.J. She enjoyed a career as an Executive Secretary with Steinen Mfg. in Whippany, N.J. Virginia was deeply religious and an active member of Somerset Hills Lutheran Church, Basking Ridge, N.J. Virginia's talents were many and was an accomplished seamstress, cook and a beloved wife, mother and grandmother. She is survived by her two sons, Robert and Thomas, their wives Nanci and Donna, two grandsons Cole and Garret, two brothers Robert and Richard and many nieces & nephews. Virginia is preceded in death by her parents Henry and Lydia Paffenroth, brothers Sam and Milton, and sisters Hilda, Janet, Lydia and Ester. Thank you for always loving and caring for all of us so deeply, and for so long. You are cherished in our hearts forever.
Published by The Star-Ledger from Sep. 24 to Sep. 25, 2021.