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29 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980
29 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980
Ruth Cody

Ruth M. Cody

Friday, December 7th, 1934 - Tuesday, January 1st, 2019
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Ruth M. Cody, 84, of LaPlante Road, West Chazy passed away on, Tuesday January 1, 2019 at her home with her family by her side under the care of Hospice of the North Country. She was born in West Chazy, NY on December 7, 1934 the daughter of Francis and Ethel (Johnson) LaDuke.
Ruth married Nelson “Frank” Cody on July 4, 1952 at St. Joseph’s Church in West Chazy. She worked at Schonbeks in Plattsburgh until retiring in 1984. Ruth was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in West Chazy. She had a great love of music especially country music. Ruth and Nelson both played together for close to 60 year in numerous bands including Frank Cody and the Sundown Drifter and the RSVP Kitchen Band for many years at area events.
Ruth was predeceased by her parents, her husband Nelson, a son-in-law Merrill Pelkey, a granddaughter Traci Royea and her siblings; Betty Garrison, Gordie, Michael and Gil LaDuke.
She is survived by her children and their spouses Mickie Seymour (Lester), Bonnie Pelkey (Erwin), Ruth LaForest (Joe), Frank Cody (Shelly) and Karen Rabideau (Allen),ten grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; her siblings; Capian Kelley, Fanny (Darrill) Spore, Barbara (Steve) Sanchez, Ken (Jean) LaDuke, Joe (Mary) LaDuke and several nieces and nephews.
At Ruth’s request services will be at the convenience of the family. Entombment will be at Whispering Maples Memorial Gardens on the Tom Miller Road in Plattsburgh.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901.(518)-561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com
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    Tom Miller Road
    PLATTSBURGH, NY
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Artina

Posted at 08:57pm
My sincere condolences for your loss may the God of comfort be with your family during this most difficult time. Please find comfort from these words 2Corinthians 1:3 4 and Isaiah 25:8.
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Sister Helen Hermann SSJ,

Posted at 12:55pm
On behalf of the Seton Catholic family of faith, I would like to extend our deepest sympathy to Ruth's family and friends. May she rest in peace and may the angels lead her to her heavenly home!
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Cathy Rock

Posted at 06:58pm
So sorry for your loss. Such a sweet person, now joins the love of her life.
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David & Shelly Pelkey

Posted at 05:40pm
We’ve enjoyed many fond memories with Ruth and her family, listening to her sing with her band was always a joy. Both she and Nelson brought so much joy to the community at The nursing home when they played. Ruth, you will be missed.❤️
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