Joel Katz of Port Washington passed away on June 30th at his home, 88 years of age. Beloved husband of Gail, Loving father of Lisa and Peter, born to Barnett and Edythe Katz, sibling to Rosalie, Mona, and Steven, and father-in-law to Ingrid Krause Katz and Paul Dugas.
A resident of Port Washington for over fifty years Joel was born in Brooklyn and went to James Madison High School. He studied accounting at Brooklyn College, became a CPA, and was a partner at David Berdon and Co. Joel had many friends and he was well known for his kindness and generosity. He supported many local causes and was actively involved in community affairs. Joel had a love of nature and he enjoyed many hobbies.
Joel will always be in our hearts and we were all fortunate to have him in our lives. May he rest in peace.