Mary Beth Stewart Wedberg SAN DIEGO -- Mary Beth Stewart Wedberg traveler, author, artisan. Born December 10, 1917 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. BS Scripps College, Claremont, Ca Masters of Immunology Yale Graduate School, 1941. Married Stanley Wedberg, PhD 1941, Lt Col Army. Survivors: Daughters Karen Wedberg Miller, Louisville, Ky, Robin Wedberg, MD, San Diego, Ca, grandsons Adam Garrett Brown and Matthew Cole Brown, San Diego, Ca, son·in-law Rev. Frank Miller, Louisville, Ky. Before moving to San Diego in 1969 she and her husband of 62 years lived in Storrs, Ct where he was professor and department head of microbiology at UCONN. She has been affiliated in the past with the San Diego Historical Society, Old Globe, Starlight, Watercolor Society, Rady Children's Hospital- Silvergate Unit, Daytime Camera Club, Ikebana International, and Japanese Friendship Village. Most recently active in Zeta Rho Study Club, Women's University Club, Chapter AR PEO Sisterhood, Kappa Kappa Gamma Fraternity, and active member of Point Lama Community Church. Hobbies include sterling and ceramic jewelry making, watercolor, photography, poetry and origami. Mary Beth is a published poet, co-authored book Points to Ponder with husband Stanley, numerous travel diaries having visited all five continents including 117 countries, and her autobiography. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 25, at 1 p.m. at the Point Loma Community Presbyterian Church.
Published in San Diego Union-Tribune on Jul. 23, 2015.