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March 30, 2013

Helen Diane ‘Dede’ Hauk

Jan. 11, 1943 - March 30, 2013

ANDERSON, Ind. — Helen Diane “Dede” (Rayl) Hauk, 70, of Anderson, passed away on March 30, 2013, at her home.

She was born on Jan. 11, 1943, in Shelbyville, the daughter of Dorothy Alice (Willson) and Albert Kenneth Rayl. She was employed as a secretary with Anderson University for 17 years and was also a homemaker. She was a member of New Hope Christian Church. She enjoyed running, walking, quilting, beading, sewing and needle point.

She is survived by her husband, Michael L. Hauk, whom she married on April 27, 1962; children, Jennifer Diane (husband, Thom) Zimmerman of Indianapolis, and Gregory Michael Hauk of Rushville; two grandchildren, Reagan Diane Hauk of Ingalls and Jacob Lee Hauk of Rushville; siblings Ronald Rayl of Wilkinson, Reatha Rayl Shaw of Ingalls and Albert K. Rayl II of Morristown; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her stepfather, Ralph Rigdon.

A memorial service will be at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service with Pastor John Hannum officiating.

Visitation with the family will take place two hours prior to the service.

Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service handled the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be given to St. Vincent Hospice or the Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation.

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