On Tuesday, August 4, 2020, Doris (Dukie) Klein died peacefully at her home in Aptos at the age of 97.
Dukie loved and cherished her family and friends and was always so happy to
spend time with them. She especially loved her time in Lake Tahoe and could often be found at
her favorite slot machine! She was one lucky lady! Dukie possessed endless style and wisdom and
was loved more than life by all who knew her. So many nicknames and so much love, she was often
referred to as Mama, Grammy, Duke, Dukester, Grams and Tinker...We love you More FOREVER!
Dukie was preceded in death by her mother, father, stepfather, her brother and sister and by her
one and only love of 50 years, her husband Teddy. She is survived by daughters Anita Hagins and Sally
Barney; four grandchildren Craig, Jeb, Kayse, and Sara; and eight great-grandchildren Noah, Jonah,
Emma, Caroline, TJ, Mason, Finn, and Charlotte. Mehl’s Colonial Chapel was entrusted with the
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