Latham - Ruth M. Koeppe, 90, died on Friday November 4, 2011after a brief illness at Albany Memorial Hospital. Born on January 19, 1921 in Whitney Point, NY, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Marguerite Pellette. She is survived by three children Christina Sands, Hannah Beth Wilson, and Scott F. Wilson; two grandchildren Lisa (Maxwell) Stock and Eric Sands; two great grandchildren Benjamin and Abigail Stock; ten stepchildren and many step grandchildren. She is predeceased by her twin sister Jean, husbands, and her son in law George Sands. Friends may call Thursday from 2 PM to 4 PM at the Fredendall Funeral Home, Altamont. A private interment will be in Cobleskill Rural Cemetery, at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to a Veterans charity of one's choice.