Ruth Wett

Ms. Ruth Wett, 60, of Frederick, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013.

Born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, she grew up across the nation as her family moved from place to place. She attended The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington where she received a degree in History. She received her Master's degree from the University of Washington in Seattle. She settled in Washington State working and raising her daughter. She moved to Frederick, MD to be near her family. Ruth loved being a mother, gardening, reading and her church, All Saints Episcopal.

She is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth Cameron and Elizabeth's father, Jim Cameron, of Tacoma, WA; her parents, John and Elizabeth Wett, of Frederick, MD; her sisters, Cecilia Wett, of Germantown, MD; Ann Odehnal and husband, David, of Richmond, VA; Eve Coconis and husband, Michael, of Middletown, MD. She is also survived by niece and nephews, John and Alexandra Coconis and Nicholas and Patrick Odehnal.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 14, at 11:30 am at All Saints Episcopal Church, 106 W. Church St., Frederick MD. Friends are welcome. The interment is private. Arrangements by the Keeney & Basford Funeral Home, Frederick and those wishing to visit Mrs. Wett's online memorial may do so by going to

Funeral Home

Keeney & Basford P.A. Funeral Home
106 East Church Street  Frederick, MD 21701
Published in Print in The Frederick News-Post on Dec. 12, 2013
Published Online in The Frederick News-Post on Dec. 12, 2013