Evelyn T. Leynor, 95, of Whippany died Aug. 28, 2012. Born in Brooklyn, she lived in Maplewood, South Orange, and West Orange before moving to Whippany eight years ago.
Mrs. Leynor was a case worker for the Essex County Welfare Board.
She graduated from St. John’s University and did graduate work at Seton Hall University.
She was actively involved in community affairs much of her life.
Predeceased by her husband of 58 years, Phillip, she is survived by two sons, Neal and Jeffrey; her daughter, Brenna; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandsons.
Services were held Aug. 30 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.