Their son, Jeffrey Danks, joined the firm in 1979 after receiving his funeral director and embalmers
license. The firm continues to be family owned and operated along with Chris Hays and John Danks. Also
joining the firm is Hugh E. Duke, Jr. Hugh Eddie was formerly associated with his father, the late Hugh E. Duke, Sr. at funeral
homes in Centertown, Hartford, and Dundee. He is available to actively serve families that once requested the services of
Duke Funeral Homes and is welcomed by the staff of the William L. Danks Funeral Home.
The values established in 1910 continue to prevail today at William L. Danks Funeral Home as were initiated
We are a full service funeral home with a full time staff that has no other interests, but to provide
a professional and compassionate service to the bereaving families that call on us.