by | Jul 16, 2018 | Obituaries

Columbus , OH—Joel M. Mazel of Columbus Ohio, age 54, passed away on July 1, 2018.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Mazel. He is survived by his mother, Irene Mazel, his brothers, Mark (Hindi) Mazel and David (Jodi) Mazel; his wife, Alyson Leeman; daughter, Gila Mazel; step-children, Mitch and Caroline McGuire; Aunts and Uncle Trudy and Dr. Behrooz Dayanim, Adel (David) Kruger and many family members and beloved friends.

Joel was an inspiration to many people, sharing his humor and wisdom with everyone he met.

He was a graduate of Old Dominion University and University of Dayton Law School. He was the mashgiach for Vad HaKashrus of Tidewater and worked with the Jewish Burial Society. His generous nature and kindness provided a bright example for his community.

Burial took place in Jerusalem. Contributions to Congregation B’nai Israel, 420 Spotswood Avenue, Norfolk, VA, 23517.