June 24, 1926 – January 8, 2016
Maynard K. “Red” Coddington, age 89 of Gardiner NY, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2016 at the home of his son and daughter-in-law in Pine Bush, NY.
Born on June 24, 1926, in Brown Station, NY, he was the son of the late Arthur D. and the late Grace Merrill Coddington. He served in the Navy from 1944 to 1945.
He married Edna Kirkpatrick on June 25, 1949, in Washingtonville, NY. She died on September 23, 1989. He later married Theresa Whitman on August 5, 1993. She died on July 28, 2008.
He was retired as a motor vehicle manager at New York Telephone, Newburgh, NY.
Surviving are two daughters: Carol and her husband, John Smith of West Shokan, NY and Nancy Dow of Kerhonkson, NY; three sons: Maynard K. and his wife, Laura Coddington Jr. of Fredericksburg, VA, James R. Coddington of Stone Ridge, NY, Grant and his wife, Lisa Coddington of Pine Bush, NY; one brother, Morris and his wife, Deanie Coddington of Unadilla, NY; ten grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.
Friends and relatives may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, January 11th at Copeland Funeral Home, Inc., 162 South Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, NY. Funeral Services will begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, January 12th at Copeland Funeral Home, Inc., New Paltz, with the Rev. Ken Kobza, officiating. Burial will be at Ashokan Rural Cemetery, Ashokan, NY.
Contributions may be made to Hudson Valley Hospice, 400 Aaron Court, Kingston, NY 12401.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.copelandfhnp.com