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Obituary for Vasilii V. Kurta

Vasilii V. Kurta

Age 62 of Ann Arbor, Michigan died peacefully at home surrounded by family on March 4th, 2021. Preceded in death by parents, Vasilii and Raisa Kurta. Survived by wife, Yelizaveta; daughter, Leeza Scheglowski, son-in-law: Alex Scheglowski, grandkids; Anthony, Sophia, and Vera.

Vasilii was born in Gorlovka, Ukraine (Soviet Union) in 1958. He was a mathematician (PhD) and worked as an Associate Editor at Mathematical Reviews, American Mathematical Society for the past 20 years. He also personally published over sixty mathematical research papers. He was a devoted husband, loving father and grandfather. He always enjoyed spending time with his three grandchildren.

Private Funeral Service 10:00 AM Tuesday, March 9th, 2021 at St. Mary's (Annunciation) Cemetery Chapel, Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Funeral and Burial Service is only for family members.

Flowers can be sent Tuesday morning after 8:30 to St Mary's Orthodox Cathedral Cemetery, 3025 NE Stinson Blvd, St Anthony, MN 55418. In lieu of flowers a tribute in memory of Vasilii Kurta can be made to St. Mary's OCA Cathedral located in Minneapolis, MN