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Helen Milliken Dead

Building on Helen Milliken's Legacy

Lisa Diggs | Posted 01.16.2013 | Detroit
Lisa Diggs

Former Michigan First Lady, Helen Wallbank Milliken quietly passed away in her Traverse City home this week, leaving behind a passionate legacy for women's rights that I sometimes fear will fall on the deaf ears of subsequent generations, including my own.

State's Longest-Serving First Lady, Women's Rights Champion, Dead At 89

AP | Posted 11.16.2012 | Detroit

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Helen Wallbank Milliken, Michigan's longest-serving first lady and a staunch supporter of women's rights and environment issue...