Eva Lou Elizabeth Bowman Milford, 87, Temple Sharey-Tefilo Member
- Deceased's name: Eva Lou Elizabeth Bowman Milford
- Survived by: Marsha Grouls, Shelley Ginsberg and Patricia Milford, children; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and Martin Bowman, brother.
Eva Lou Elizabeth Bowman Milford of Winchester Gardens in Maplewood died on July 5 at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston. She was 87. Born in Mount Airy, NC, Milford settled in South Orange after marrying the late Dr. William Milford in the mid-1940s. She was a longtime active member of Temple Sharey-Tefilo Israel in South Orange, where she was elected as the first president of the Women's Organization, now called the Sisterhood of Temple Sharey-Tefilo. Milford was also a life member of B'nai B'rith South Mountain Lodge and the International Council of Jewish Women. Memorial donations may be made to Temple Sharey Tefilo Israel, Old Mansion Restoration Fund, 432 Scotland Rd., South Orange, NJ 07079.