Age 65, died on March 3, 2013, in Santa Barbara, California. Beloved son of the late Hyman and Jeanette Kaye (nee Nudelman), cherished brother of Gina Ashby (Carl) of Chesterland, Ohio, adored uncle of Jason Ashby (Jodi), great-uncle of Jenni, Jamie, and Josie Ashby. Joel was a generous and fun-loving man who is also survived by many cousins and a large group of loyal and devoted friends. Private services were held. Donations may be made in Joel's name to the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society, P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield MA 01202 or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), 6100 Rockside Woods Blvd, #445, Independence OH 44131.