Evelyn Chava Rabinovitch Milak
Evelyn Chava Rabinovitch Milak
  • July 7, 1932 - June 14, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Evelyn Chava Rabinovitch Milak, 84, of Raleigh NC, passed away on June 14, 2017 after a fearless and feisty battle with cancer. She was at home, with her two daughters.

Evelyn was born in Brooklyn, NY to Sonia and William Rabinovitch on July 7, 1932. Beloved and loving mother, sister, aunt, and friend to so many, Evelyn's presence will live on in our hearts.

She was an advanced certified Aquatics Instructor into her 80's, a world traveler, and adamant optimist who thoroughly enjoyed life. Evelyn is pre-deceased by her parents Sonia and William Rabinovitch, her sister Faye Diamond, and her former husband and father of her children, Arvin Chaikin. She is survived by her daughters Lynda Chaikin and Helena Chaikin, her sister Ida Schlosser, nephew Ira Diamond, and nieces Sheila Levin, Marla Diamond, and Lori Schlosser.

Evelyn's funeral service was held on Tuesday, June 20 at 1:00 PM at the Ocean County Memorial Park Chapel, 1722 Silverton Road, Toms River, NJ 08753.

A celebration of Evelyn's life will be held on Sunday, July 23 at 4:00 p.m. at Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 1701 E. Millbrook Road, Raleigh, immediately followed by a reception until 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish to are invited to make a donation in Evelyn's honor to: Transitions Life Care, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.