2009-04-30 / Obituaries

Helen A. Pittman

Hancock, 84

Helen A. Pittman, 84, Hancock, Md., and a resident of Berkeley Springs Rehab and Nursing, died Sunday, April 19, 2009, at the facility.

Born September 6, 1924, in Hancock, she was the daughter of the late Roy Calvin and Bridgett A. Weller Moats and the widow of Herbert Pittman, who died in 1976.

She was a homemaker, member of the AARP and a member of the Hagerstown Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by five sisters: Veriee M. Weller, Etta Mae Younker, Rosalie Ward, all of Hancock; Mary J. Stuckey, Berkeley Springs; Betty J. Hixon, Warfordsburg; four brothers: Leroy E. Moats, Herman B. Moats, Ray C. Moats and Paul J. Moats Sr., all of Hancock; and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Shelvie Jean Crouse, and a brother, Homer E. Moats.

Services were held Wednesday, April 22, at 11:00 a.m., at Stone Bridge Church of the Brethren, Hancock. Rev. Harry E. Strite officiated. Burial was made in the church cemetery.

Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, was in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Stone Bridge Cemetery Association, 14604 Hollow Road, Hancock, MD 21750 or to Berkeley Springs Rehab and Nursing, 456 Autumn Acres, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411.

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