Evelyn Zimmerman (Bloom), 97, of Longwood, Fla., died March 16, 2014. She was born in Newark.
Mrs. Zimmerman transcribed books into braille.
Involved in charitable causes, she was a supporter of Boys Town of Israel, and was an active member of the Jewish Federation, Lion of Judah, and Hadassah.
Predeceased by her husband of over 50 years, Herbert, she is survived by two daughters, Barbara Werther of Orlando, Fla., and Judith Zimmerman of Eatonton, Ga.; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services were held March 18 with arrangements by Bernheim-Apter-Kreitzman Suburban Funeral Chapel, Livingston.