Marie L. Dodd, age 94 years, formerly of North Palm Beach, Florida, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the
Sunset House. She was born in New York, New York on March 7, 1919, to Arthur and Miriam (Rothstein) Davis.
Marie and her late husband, Fred J. Dodd owned the D.J. Fredericks Co., a commercial real estate and investment firm in Hackensack, New Jersey. A graduate of the University of Michigan
, Marie was very athletically inclined, enjoying swimming as well as being an avid golfer. She had traveled extensively, was an avid reader, loved art and music and had taught yoga in her later years. Marie had been a coordinator of book review clubs and received an outstanding book club reviewer award from Brandeis University.
Surviving is her son, Stephen H. (Gail) Wiener; daughter, Carol L. Wiener; grandson, Andrew Martin, and his partner, Ryan Peal; granddaughter, Robin (David) Saperstein, and great-grandson, Benjamin Martin-Peal.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred J. Dodd, and brother, Louis A. Davis.
Services will be held at the Royal Palm Gardens Cemetery, West Palm Beach, Florida on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, with Marie's nephew, Rabbi Robert Davis officiating.
Memorial donations are suggested to the Sunset House or Ashanti Hospice at Sunset House.
Robert H. Wick/ Wisniewski Funeral Home (419-535-5840) in charge of arrangements.