SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 23, 2012

Charlotte Ruth (Coddon) Duke, 84


Natick — Charlotte Ruth Duke of Natick, formerly of Salem, entered into rest on October 21. Beloved wife of the late Lewis Duke, devoted mother of Michael Duke and his wife Claudia, and of the late David Duke, loving sister of Louise Nathan and her husband Jerry, Doris Feinstein, and the late Ralph Coddon, cherished grandmother of Conner Duke.

For over 20 years, Charlotte Duke was the owner and CEO of Dinsmore Manufacturing Co., a longtime mainstay of the American textile industry.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be held at the Stanetsky Memorial Chapel, 1668 Beacon St., Brookline, on Tuesday, October 23, at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Chevra Kadusha Cemetery in Woburn. Expressions of sympathy in her memory may be donated to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472.

Stanetsky Memorial Chapel

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