Former Crate & Barrel ceo Barbara Turf, 71
July 14, 2014,
Chicago – Former Crate & Barrel ceo Barbara Turf passed away July 12 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Details for services have not yet been finalized.
Turf began her career with Crate as a part-time saleswoman in 1967, according to the Chicago Tribune. She stepped into the chief’s role in 2008 upon the retirement of Crate founder Gordon Segal.