In memory of
Elizabeth "Betty" (Field) Moulder
GREENFIELD – Elizabeth "Betty" (Field) Moulder, 75, died Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Poet Seat Health Care. She was born June 13, 1941, in Hartford, Connecticut to R. Carlyle and Catherine (Hoffman) Field. She worked early on at the Clarke School for the Deaf in Northampton and later as a secretary at Kaiser Permanente and at the Amherst High School. Before retiring she worked as a home health aide. She loved to bake and cook and was well known for her lemon bars. She was always smiling and cheerful. She and her late husband L.Z. enjoyed dancing and traveling with their motor home and were members of the Hilltown Chapter and Good Sam camping clubs. She was a member of the Unity Chapter No. 66, Order of the Eastern Star of Amherst. She was also a member of the Moose Club in Greenfield and a past member of the VFW in Amherst. She leaves a daughter, Mary (Moulder) and her husband Roderick "Greg" Rawls of Millers Falls; a granddaughter Ashlea A. Rawls of Leverett; a grandson Jonathan T. Rawls of Millers Falls; and a great-grandson Caiden James L.Z. Aubrey of Leverett. She leaves a brother, John Field of Leverett; sisters-in-law, Edith "Edie" Field and Alice Field of Leverett. Brothers and sisters-in-law Donald & Adeline Moulder, Earl Moulder, Jimmy & Katie Moulder, Jackie and Jo Moulder, and Wanita (Moulder) Cowan all of Missouri. Several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, L.Z. Moulder in 2013; her daughter, Terry L. Moulder in 2006; brothers Edward and Carlyle Field; a sister and brother-in-law Adam and Mary (Field) Dods; and a sister-in-law Emily Field all of Leverett. A sister-in-law Jessie Moulder of Missouri. Funeral services will be Thursday, April 20, at 10 a.m. at the Douglass Funeral Service, Amherst, followed by a burial at the East Leverett Cemetery. Calling hours will be Wednesday, April. 19, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Douglass Funeral Service, Amherst. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to New England Hospice, Partners in Care, 190 Old Derby St., Suite 304, Hingham, MA 02043. Memorial register at www.douglassfuneral.com. To sign a Guest Book, express condolences, share memories and read other obituaries, go to legacy.com/obituaries/gazettenet.
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