Rebecca Lou Hatfield

September 03, 1943 ‒ November 06, 2006

Delaware, Ohio

Rebecca Lou “Becky” (Pickard) Hatfield, 63, of Delaware died Monday afternoon at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. She was born September 3, 1943 in Indianapolis, Indiana to Louis Robert Pickard and Barbara (Booth) Pickard. She was an author who received her Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts from Indiana University. She was a member of the Foul Play Mystery Book Club and AVIDS. She enjoyed birding, writing mystery novels, traveling, photography, calligraphy, painting, and jewelry making. She was a friend to all and will be greatly missed. She is survived by her companion, Bill Reichert of Delaware; son, Scott Hatfield of Chagrin Falls; daughter, Vikki Spain of Marysville; 2 brothers, Kevin (Suijin) Pickard of Thousand Oaks, California and Wayne (Terri) Pickard of Greenwood, Indiana; 3 sisters, Terese Brost of Indianapolis, Indiana and Kathy and Janice Pickard of Denver, Colorado; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Sharon Barr. The family will receive friends on Friday November 10th from 4 – 7 pm at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, Bennett Brown Chapel, 1510 W. William St., Delaware and where funeral services will follow at 7:00 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Audobon Society in her memory.