Evelyn L. Greene, Retired Staff, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, died on August 31, 2007. PPL Clerk Greene was a member of the Registrar's Office staff in Newark.
There will be a viewing at Bethany Baptist Church, 275 West Market Street, Newark, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 5, followed by the funeral service.
Evelyn Greene was a graduate of East Side High School in Newark and the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia. She was a member of the National Association of Negro Musicians and past president of its Metropolitan Newark Chapter. Ms Greene was also a member of the Friends of the Newark Community School of the Arts and Sigma Alpha Iota Fraternity. She appeared as a featured coloratura soprano in the performance of "A Tone Poem" at Carnegie Hall in New York. Ms Greene was predeceased by her parents Edward and Rose and her brothers George E. and William A. She is survived by her goddaughter Lisa Brown-Freeman and many relatives.