Patricia (Held) Hardin

Patricia (Held) Hardin, 87, a resident of Morristown, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, at Morristown Manor. She was born Nov. 30, 1923. in Morristown, and was the daughter of the late John and Gladys (Devening) Held.

Pat was a graduate of Morristown High School, was executive secretary at Eli Lilly and a member of the Morristown Christian Church. She was a well known golfer in Greenfield and around the state holding different offices in the Indiana State Women’s Golf Association and competing in many tournaments. She enjoyed playing bridge and was involved in the Elk’s and Greenfield Country Clubs.

She is survived by son, Mike (Lynn) Hardin of Greenfield; daughter, Ann (Mike) Porter of Goshen, Ind.; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brother, Robert “Bob” Held; sisters, Jean Shelton and Marcia Wells; and brother-in-law, Quin McLoughlin.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell “Bill” Hardin in 2002; and five siblings.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel, Greenfield. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery. Friends may call from noon until the time of service.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E. 91st St. Ste. 100 Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830.

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