Helen I. (Moore) Hasty


Helen I. (Moore) Hasty, 88, of Greenfield, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at Community Hospital East. She was born on Feb. 8, 1927, in Anderson, Indiana, as the daughter of Joseph E. and Edith (Bagley) Moore.

She graduated from Greenfield High School in 1945. Helen married Walter H. Hasty on Sept. 5, 1953, in Michigan.

She worked for the Hancock County Clerk’s Office for more than 20 years before retiring. Mrs. Hasty was very active with the Republican Party and was a member of Greenfield Christian Church, F.O.P. and auxiliary member of the American Legion.

She was also a past member of Sigma Beta Rho Chapter, and she had volunteered for Hancock Regional Hospital in the gift shop for over 30 years. She loved crafting, oil painting, and designing birdhouses.

Helen is survived by her daughter, Becky (Tim) Colip of Greenfield; brother Raymond “Cliff” (Kay) Moore of Beech Grove, Indiana; sister Shirley (Bob) Conners of Stuart, Florida; grandchildren Jeff (Vicki) Murdoch of Newberg, Indiana and Travis (Lindsay) Colip of Hopkinsville, Kentucky; great-grandchildren Jordan and Abby Murdoch and Mackenzie, Chloe, and Lily Colip; and numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph E. and Edith (Bagley) Moore and husband Walter H. Hasty.

Visitation will be held from 2 until 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2015, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. U.S. 40, Greenfield, IN, 46140. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 9, 2015, also at the mortuary. Reverend David Livingston will be officiating. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery in Greenfield.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the donor’s favorite charity.

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