Evelyn (Kaplan) Weinstein, 90 years of age, of Boynton Beach, FL, formerly of Bloomfield, CT and West Hartford, CT, died Sunday, December 14, 2014. Born in Hartford she was the daughter of the late Frank and Hilda (Lashin) Kaplan. She was a 70 year member of Congregation Beth Israel of West Hartford and several other philanthropic organizations. She leaves her husband of 68 years, Paul H. Weinstein; her son Morton L. Weinstein and his wife Stacy R. Nerenstone, M.D. of Farmington; her daughters, Nancy J. Weinstein, M.D. and her husband Robert Stiehler of Avon, and Attorney F. Barbara McCleary of Midway, UT; her grandchildren, Brett M. Weinstein and his wife Gerri of South Miami Beach, FL, Kara A. Morrow and her husband Jake of South Miami Beach, FL, Cory Cohen of Playa Del Ray, CA, Larry Cohen of Culver City, CA, Isaac Cohen of Farmington, Whitney Stiehler of Boston, MA, and Wendy Bargoil and her husband Ben of Zebulon, NC; and her great-grandchildren, Maia and Shai Weinstein, and A.J. Bargoil. She was predeceased by her brothers, A. Howard Kaplan and General Milton E. Kaplan, and her daughter-in-law, Pamela Yush Weinstein. The family would like to express their appreciation to her care givers, Kathleen McIntosh and Amy Silva.
Funeral services and interment will be private. The family will receive relatives and friends from 12:00-3:00 PM on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Beth El Temple, 2626 Albany Avenue, West Hartford. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Evelyn and Paul Weinstein Endowed Scholarship Fund, Drexel University College of Medicine, Office of Institutional Advancement, 1601 Cherry St., Suite 1050, Philadelphia, PA 19102 or to a charity of the donor’s choice. For further information, directions, or to sign the guest book for Evelyn, please visit online at www.weinsteinmortuary.com/funerals.cfm.