Obituary: Evelyn Silverman Taratoot

Obituary: Evelyn Silverman Taratoot

Evelyn Silverman Taratoot, 96, of Atlanta, died on Sept. 20, 2018.

Evelyn Silverman Taratoot of Atlanta, 96, passed away peacefully on Sept. 20, 2018. Evelyn was born in Szczuczyn, Poland on Dec. 23, 1921. Evelyn was the daughter of Alexander and Freeda Sherr, of blessed memory.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, David Silverman, and her cherished sister, Marjorie Codner. Evelyn is survived by her children, Marvin Silverman, Sandra Wolensky (Michael), and Renee Berg (Jeffery); grandchildren, David Wolensky (Heather), Dana Horowitz (Dan), Evan Berg, and Gary Silverman (Tatiana); and five great-grandchildren.

As a teenager, Evelyn immigrated to the United States with her family in 1937. She was always very proud to be an American citizen and was grateful for the freedoms and opportunities of this country. She was a kind, caring and loyal person. Her greatest joy was her family, especially time spent with her great-grandchildren. Evelyn was a member of Ahavath Achim Synagogue.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the William Bremen Jewish Home, Weinstein Hospice or Ahavath Achim Synagogue. A graveside service was held Sept. 21, 2018, at Greenwood Cemetery in Atlanta. Arrangements made by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care.

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