Paulette M. Heidy Moore, 59, of Columbia, formerly of Estes Park, Colo., lost her courageous battle with cancer Friday, Nov. 11, 2011. A memorial service will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, at the Tiger Shrine Club, 1300 Blue Ridge Road. Paulette was the daughter of John Heidy and Pauline Elias Heidy. She was an avid photographer and was a partner with Evergreen Images Photo. During her career, she received numerous awards, including one from Kansas City, Kan., for architectural photography and a prestigious award in environmental documentary photography throughout the United States. She was the producer and photographer of “The Step Forward,” a documentary film. Paulette was a founding member of the Cope Environment Center in Centerville, Ind., and a member of the Denver Chorale Group. Besides her love of photography, she also enjoyed fishing, football, rock hunting and spending time with her beloved dogs, Pepe and Duncan. Paulette graduated from Hickman High School in 1972. She attended Columbia College and Loretta Heights College, as well as the Art Institute in Denver. Paulette is survived by her stepmother, Bonnie Heidy of Columbia; brothers John (Ann) Heidy, Stanley Wood and Eric Wood of Columbia; and sisters Linda Hess of Columbia, Patricia (Bob) Wakeland of Bishop, Texas, Karla (Mark) Koskela and MG (Rudi) Holtkamp of Columbia. She is also survived by her aunt, Norma McCulley; numerous nieces and nephews; and other family and friends. Paulette was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Mike Heidy. Donations can be made to Happy Tails Animal Sanctuary at 445-1680 or Second Chance at (660) 841-5565.