Jennie Ann Kuzma, age 89, passed away on August 20, 2017. She was born in Ely, Minnesota to Mary and Joseph Ruzic. Jennie was a longtime resident of Hibbing and lived in Woodbury for 25 years. Her passions included family, cooking, music, reading, movies and the news. Jennie made everyone in her presence feel special.
Jennie is survived by six children, Tom (Kathleen) Kuzma, Jeanne (David) Anderson, Kathy (Joe) Grafft, Joann Deveny, Theresa (Bill) Nyberg, Jennifer Kuzma (Walter); grandchildren, Joe (Sarah), Tom (Melissa), Courtney (Jason), Jason, Katie (Cody), Jessica, Danny, Michelle, Bryan, Ryan, and Samantha; great grandchildren Dugan, Maddie, Greta, Flynn, Hannah, and Claire; brothers, Joseph and Ed (Polly) Ruzic.
She was preceded in death by husband of 60 years, Joseph Kuzma; grandson, Billy; son-in-law, Dick; and other beloved family members.
Special thanks to the staff at Parkview Care Center and Guardian Angels Hospice, Buffalo, Minnesota for their loving care.
Thank you, Mom, for dedicating your life to us, modeling selflessness and teaching us how to love deeply. We love you more.