Harvey Kronitz, 85, of Johns Creek passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016.

Born Feb. 22, 1931, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Pauline and Julius Kronitz, both of blessed memory, he moved to Atlanta in 1975. Harvey was preceded in death by his loving wife of 56 years, Thelma; a son, Brian; and a brother, Murray. He is survived by his daughter, Ellen Rizzo (Jeffrey); sons Andrew and Hugh; grandchildren Aaron (Rebecca) and Sophie Rizzo and Brock Star, Brandon and Alec Kronitz; and great-granddaughter Victoria Rizzo.

Sign the online guestbook at www.edressler.com. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Crest Lawn Memorial Park with Rabbi David Spinrad officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.