In Loving Memory of Virginia (Ginny) McLevy

January 04, 1950
Bridgeport, CT
October 17, 2018
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Friday 5-8 p.m.

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

October 19, 2018


Spear-Miller Funeral Home

Service Celebrating Ginny's Life

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

Saturday, October 20, 2018 10:00 a.m.


Oak Lawn Cemetery

1530 Bronson Road,
CT 06824

October 20, 2018

Family Gathering


CT Audubon Society

315 Unquowa Road,
CT 06824

Heifer International

Virginia Ann McLevy

Virginia A. (Ginny) McLevy, nee Ives, age 68 of Fairfield, CT, beloved wife of the late Charles (Charlie) McLevy, passed away on October 17, 2018. Born in Bridgeport, CT, the daughter of the late Dr. Eli B. and Virginia L. Ives, she had been a lifelong Fairfield resident. Mrs. McLevy attended Unquowa School and graduated from the Stockbridge School in Interlaken, MA. She attended Bard College and later graduated from the Sacred Heart School of Nursing with her BSN. Mrs. McLevy worked as a dedicated nurse at Bridgeport Hospital for 17 years. Together with her husband, Charlie, she owned and operated McLevy Builders in Fairfield, CT for forty years. She loved being outdoors, gardening, participating in political discourse, and traveling, but above all else, she loved being with her family and working alongside her son Josh. She is survived by three children, Dr. Jennifer McLevy-Bazzanella and her husband, John Bazzanella, of Memphis, TN; Joshua McLevy and Tamara Silver, of Fairfield, CT; and Kimberly Garamella-Tankersley and her husband Ronnie Tankersley of Stockton, CA; three grandchildren, Jack and Charlie Bazzanella; and Remy Tankersley; and her sister, Sarah Ives of Toronto, Canada. A service celebrating her life will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 10 am in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. Interment will follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Friends may call Friday, October 19, 2018 from 5-8 pm in the funeral home. If desired, contributions may be made to the CT Audubon Society, 315 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT 06824, or to Heifer International, to help end hunger and poverty.

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8 Guestbook Entries for Virginia Ann McLevy

  1. I am a Medical Assistant under Dr. Jennifer McLevy -Bazzanella in Memphis, TN. and I just wanted to send my deepest condolences to the family and ask the Lord for your strength. I will keep you all in my prayers.

  2. She was very generous with her time, advice and support, of which she gave me on many subjects. I am very blessed and honored she was in my life.

  3. Ginny, was so much more than a client. For over 10 years, we shared family pictures, events and opened our hearts to each other. Her heart, her soul and her kindness will forever be remembered, honored, loved and most of all missed. I send my sincere condolences to all of Ginny’s family.

  4. Ginny was a valued member of our LWV Book Club; we will miss her quiet presence and her passions.
    My sympathy to all her family.

  5. I’m so so sorry for the loss of your Mom and family member Mrs McLevy was such a wonderful human being. We loved her at Merry Maids she was one of our very first clients and have come to know her over the years. The team the did things for her adored her she requested them all the time. We couldn’t do enough for her we will miss her so much, I’m sorry Paul and I were out town and we’re just made aware of her passing. Gone too soon. Too much to give❤️🙏blessings to all of you. We will miss her

  6. We will miss Ginny, she was such a great person. Our deepest condolences, to Jennifer and her Family, Also Josh. Charlie and Ginny, were the best.