Eva Zucker, 98


DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. – Eva Zucker died Sept. 2.  She was the wife of the late Julius Zucker.

Born in Hartford, Conn., she was a daughter of the late Rev. Meyer E. and Annie (Long) Smith.

An executive secretary at Temple Beth-El Religious School and the Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island Weight Watchers, she was also a Hebrew teacher at Temple Emanu-El, retiring in 1980.

A 1936 graduate of Bryant College, she was a past board member of Temple Emanu-El and a member of its Sisterhood, a member of The Miriam Hospital Women’s Auxiliary and of the former Jewish Home for the Aged Women’s Association. She was a life member of Hadassah and the Providence Hebrew Free Loan Association. She was a past state secretary of the American Veterans Association, Rhode Island Chapter.

She was the mother of Donna Zucker of Boynton Beach, Fla., Harriet “Honey” (Charles) Krasnoff of Lake Worth, Fla., Diane (Karl) Sudakoff of Alpine, N.J., Samuel (Mary) Zucker of Wilder, Vt., and the late Susanne Zucker. The sister of the late Cantor Jacob Smith, Abraham Smith, Gertrude Kantrowitz, Sarah Friedman and Miriam Brown, she leaves six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.