Robert R Dukes


Robert 'Bob' Dukes passed away peacefully on Feb. 7, 2019. He was 92 years young.
He is survived by his four children, Jeffery, Robert Reynolds, Elizabeth Bayer and Laura Aldrich, ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
He is predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Margaret 'Peggy' Dukes, his parents and his brother and sister.
Born in Millville, Delaware, he was a Navy veteran, a graduate of University of Delaware with a degree in chemical engineering, and retired from Monsanto.
He and his family saw much of the United States and the world and eventually settled in Fairfield Glade over 22 years ago. He was an active retiree, a member of Fairfield Glade Lions Club, served as president of Fairfield Glade Resident Owners' Association in 1998, active in veterans' activities, proud fundraiser for the Good Samaritan facility and an avid golfer with two holes-in-one within a two-week period.
As per his wishes, there will not be any memorial service.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
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Published on February 12, 2019
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