PARAMUS, N.J. -- Edith Marie Renneberg, 88, of Paramus, died Nov. 1.
She was born May 10, 1928, in Frankfurt, Germany and came to the United States in 1938 with her mother and father, Ottilia and Jack Fuld. She was a Holocaust survivor.
In 1946, she graduated from a textile school in New York City and was married June 20, 1948, to Carl Heinz Renneberg; they had a long, happy marriage.
She was an avid dog lover and served as secretary to the Northern New Jersey German Shepherd Dog Club. For 25 years, she served on the Paramus Ambulance Corp. and earned a lifetime membership. She worked at Noritake China in Secaucus as an office manager from 1985-2002.
Renneberg was an active member of Our Lady of Visitation Catholic Church, where she actively was involved in the Cornerstone woman’s group after she came to the Lord. She also was a member of the Paramus Seniors and the Paramus Pioneers.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Heinz Renneberg; and parents, Ottilia and Jack Fuld.
She is survived by her children, Diane Raskin (Richard) and Loretta Rosenberg (Ronald); five grandchildren, Kimberly Berginnis (Chad), Jennifer Adler (Brian), Robert Raskin, Brittany Rosenberg and Eric Rosenberg; and three great-grandchildren, Dallas and Holden Adler and Noah Berginnis.
The family will receive friends from 2-4and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home 113 S. Farview Ave., Paramus. There will be a funeral service at 9:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home followed by at 10 a.m. funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church, 234 N. Farview Ave., Paramus. Interment will be in Garden of Memories in the Township of Washington.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions in her memory may be made to Paramus Volunteer Ambulance Corp. 295 E. Midland Ave., Paramus, NJ 07652.