Evelyn Copeland


11:00 am - 11:30 am
Monday, May 16, 2022
Princeton Cemetery
Greenview Ave.
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Obituary of Evelyn Copeland

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Evelyn Copeland, 96, resident of Brandywine Assisted Living, Princeton, NJ passed away on May 11, 2022 at Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center. She was born in Brooklyn, NY and resided on the Upper East Side in Manhattan for over 40 years. She worked for many years as the Property Manager of the Plaza 400, a luxury co-op in New York City. She loved living in Manhattan and going to Broadway shows, eating in different restaurants and walking along First Avenue. She enjoyed listening to music, especially Broadway songs, Frank Sinatra and Andrea Bocelli. Evelyn enjoyed a great life, loved to travel and spent many summer weekends with her family in the Hamptons and afternoons at the beach. She was loved and supported by two devoted daughters and their families.


Predeceased by her husband Hank, brother Seymour Gross; she is survived by brother Emanual Gross; daughters Gail Verona, Terri Cherney; grandchildren Jennifer Verona, Jason Verona, Zachary Cherney, Spencer Cherney; and great grandchild Harlow Sienna Cherney.


Graveside funeral service will be held on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Princeton Cemetery, Princeton, New Jersey.


Memorial donations may be made to United Jewish Appeal of New York and the Wounded Warrior Project in her memory. Arrangements are under the direction of Star of David Memorial Chapel of South Brunswick, NJ.

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