Eva was born in New York, NY, in 1916, where she attended elementary and high school. After their marriage, she and Philip moved to NJ where they raised two sons, Neil and Kenneth. She was very involved in civic organizations and she loved traveling, sports, reading, dancing and painting. She especially loved being with her friends and family.
She will be lovingly remembered by her sons, Neil and Kenneth and their wives, Ruth and Marilyn, Her grandchildren Scott and Laura Hilsen, Mitchell and Julie Hilsen, Alex and Lindsey Hilsen, Erica and Eric Gatsik and great-grandchildren, Reese, Blake, Max, Josh, Tommy, Abby, Emily, and Ben.