Joel Renert, 51, of Cliffside Park, NJ, died Saturday at Hackensack University Medical Center. Born in Syracuse, Joel had been a resident of New Jersey for the past several years. He was a 1974 graduate of J-D High School and attended American University in Washington, DC. Joel worked in DVD production for several companies in the NY metropolitan area. He was predeceased by his mother, Mitzi, in 2005. He is survived by his father, Allen; his sisters, Marcia and Dana; his aunt, Goldye Meltzer; many cousins; and friends. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. today at Sisskind Funeral Chapel. Friends may visit with the family from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the funeral chapel, 3175 E. Genesee St. Burial will be in Adath Yeshurun cemetery. Contributions in Joels memory may be made to the Ben Meltzer Endowment Fund at the Syracuse JCC or the American Cancer Society.
Published in Syracuse Post Standard on Dec. 10, 2007
Allen Renert (1922 - 2014)
Mitzi Chasin Renert (1926 - 2005)