Helen Huff


Helen Hendry Huff BA ’57, December 2, 2020, age 86. After graduating from Lewis & Clark, Huff, with the help of a Fulbright Scholarship, embarked on a journey to Austria, where she spent several years working and studying drama and set design. In 1959, upon returning to the United States, she met Richard, and the two were soon married. Huff was a fighter for adult education, earning several master’s degrees in the field. She worked in programs to advance adult literacy and vocational education as well as to improve accessibility to education for the homeless or otherwise underserved. Survivors include children Teresa and Dorothea; grandchildren Rosamund, Aubrey, and Antonia; and many other family members and friends.