Michigan's longest serving first lady passes away - WNEM TV 5

Michigan's longest serving first lady passes away

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TRAVERSE CITY, MI (WNEM) -

Michigan's longest serving first lady has died.

WNEM has learned that Helen Milliken has passed away at her home in Traverse City.

She was the wife of long-time Gov. William Milliken, who was in office from 1969 until 1983.

Helen was also known for her service as a women's rights advocate.

She was 89 years old.

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