Virginia Jenny Franklin Zuckerman


Virginia “Jenny” Franklin Zuckerman, of Winchester, passed away on Oct. 10. She was 95. A Washington-area native, Jenny was born to William Henry and Annie May Gorrell in Monroe, Va., in 1924.

A registered nurse, Mrs. Zuckerman served in the Nurse’s Cadet corps as well as working at Winchester Memorial Hospital.

She stayed active following her retirement and would volunteer at the local American Red Cross chapter, the Glen Burnie Museum and frequented Beth El Congregation. Jenny also shared numerous adventures with her husband of 72 years, Charles Zuckerman.

She is survived by her husband, Charles; her children, Stephen, Celia, Philip, Donald, Katherine and Ann; as well as seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to Winchester/Frederick County Chapter of the American Red Cross, 561 Fortress Dr., Winchester, VA 22601 or to Beth El Congregation, 520 Fairmont Ave., Winchester, VA 22601.

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