ORONO – Ruth E. DeMott, age 99, wife of the late John B. DeMott of Orono, died peacefully at Orono Commons Care Facility, Thursday evening, Jan. 2, 2014.
In her later years, Ruth was an avid golfer and member of the Maine State Women’s Golf Association, and a former member at Bangor Municipal G. C., PVCC and at Golden Gate Country Club in Naples, Florida, where she enjoyed her many years at Riviera Colony. She had many dear friends.
She is survived by her sons, James DeMott of Orono, and Marshall DeMott and his fiancée, Diane DeLisle, of Naples, Florida.
Ruth is also survived by her grandson, Justin DeMott of Waterville, and his wife, Jessica; great-grandsons, Evan DeMott and Wyatt DeMott; and Ruth’s granddaughter, Abby Violette (Mrs. Robbie Violette); and great-grandsons, Codey and Wesley Violette of Norridgewock.
Private burial will be held by the family at Riverside Cemetery, Orono, in the spring.