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(Enlarge) Inez R. DeWitt, 85, of Westminster

Inez R. DeWitt, 85, of Westminster died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009 at Carroll Lutheran Village. 

 

Born Oct. 28, 1923 in Patterson, N.J., she was the sixth child of Dutch immigrants, the late Seebren and Trina Reyenga.  She was the wife of the late Anson G. “Bud” DeWitt, to whom she was married 52 years.

 

Her family moved to Sussex, N.J., where Mrs. DeWitt spent her youth and graduated from Sussex High School.

 

 She married her childhood sweetheart on March 25, 1944, and her husband then served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

 

Following the war, the couple located in Washington, D.C. and moved in successive years to Wheaton and Damascus.  In 1978, they bought their final home in Westminster.

 

Mrs. DeWitt’s professional life included work at the Atomic Energy Commission and the Bank of Damascus from which she retired.  She enjoyed sewing and gardening and was a member of Westminster United Methodist Church and the Women’s Society of Westminster.

           

She is survived by her two children Cynthia Seibel and her husband Carter of Delta, Pa. and David DeWitt and wife Jacquelyn of Frederick, 5 grandsons and 5 great-grandchildren Justin Seibel and wife Joy of Mount Wolf, Pa. and their children Aidan and Ella; Christopher Seibel of Delta, PA, and their daughters Grace and Lila; John Seibel and his wife Amanda of York, PA, and their daughter Carleigh.

 

Funeral services will be held on Monday, Sept. 7, at 1 P.M. at Westminster United Methodist Church, 165 E. Main St., Westminster with Rev. Laura Easto officiating.  Burial will be in Meadow Branch Cemetery. 

 

The family will receive friends at the Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Westminster United Methodist Church, 162 E. Main St., Westminster, MD 21157. 

 

Online condolences may be offered at www.fletcherfuneralhome.net. 

           


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