Renee Karla Faulkner was born on May 8, 1951 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Mabin Faulkner of Albany, New York. During her formative years in Albany, she was educated in the local schools along with her siblings. Upon graduating from Phillip Schuyler High School, she enlisted in the Navy. Renee was stationed in Naples, Italy. Renee was honorably discharged and after several years she returned to Albany.
Renee began her career as a Program Assistant with the local NBC station Channel 13, on July 16, 1986. Renee enjoyed her job, which required effective communication and attention to detail, she was considered Channel 13's ambassador to the viewers. After 30 years, she retired on August 26, 2016.
Renee always looked forward to family get togethers, particularly cook outs and reminiscing about old times. Renee possessed a quick wit and enjoyed hearing and telling a good joke.
Renee leaves behind to cherish her memories, her brothers, Rodney(Ann), Cedric(Dorothy), Regan(Aleta), her Aunt Benadine, Nephew, Corey(Debra), Niece, Alesa and a host of other relatives and friends.