Rochester - August 30, 2020 at age 96. Predeceased by her husband, Leonard; parents, Sydney & Rose Root; brother, Marvin Root. She is survived by her loving children, Irma Legon, David (Joan), Bruce (Sandy) & Howard (Patricia) Vilinsky; numerous grand and great-grandchildren; sister, Beatrice Rogover; nieces & nephews.
The family wishes to thank the staff of the Jewish Home and their hospice unit for the love and care they provided.
Graveside Services were held privately in Britton Road Cemetery. Donations may be made to Jewish Senior Life Foundation [LINK] in Evelyn's memory.
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