Selma (Levinson) Ruskin, 97, of Vergennes



VERGENNES — Selma Ruskin (Levinson) mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, former wife and friend left this world on March 13, 2022, at age 97.

She was born to Saul and Gussie Ruskin on January 23, 1925, in Brooklyn, New York. After graduating from high school, Selma attended the Tobe-Coburn School for fashion careers in New York City. Some years later she also attended the New York School of Interior Design, which allowed her to establish her long-lived career as an interior designer

Selma loved spending time with her family and her cats. She is survived by her daughter Barbara Levinson, her son and his wife Robert and Arleen Levinson, her grandsons Gabriel Enlsein and Justin Levinson and his wife Marley Marosy and their daughter, Selma’s great-granddaughter, Agnes Levinson.

She enjoyed participating in activities and making friends at the Charlotte Senior Center and at Elderly Services in Middlebury, Vermont

There will be a private interment later in the spring of 2022. In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial donation to the charity of your choice or the American Cancer Society as Selma was a survivor of the disease.◊

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