HOULTON – Helen A. (Millett) Ladd, 87, died March 15, 2014, at a local health care facility. She was born Sept. 27, 1926, at Lisbon Falls, the daughter of Carl and Nellie (Ackley) Millett.
Helen was a member of the Houlton Military Street Baptist Church and is survived by eight children, Nelson Ladd and wife, Pat, of Connecticut, Baree Ladd of Sherman Mills, Arnold Ladd and wife, Maureen, of Illinois, Nancy Ladd Tingley and husband, Gary, of New Limerick, Blaine Nickerson and wife, Debbie, of Houlton, Michael Nickerson and wife, Joni, of Connecticut, Geraldine McAfee of Houlton, and Rose Blight of Florida; 16 grandchildren, Belinda, Richard, Michael, Garry, Karla, Gregory, Gerry, Gillian, Dan, Jill, Marcy, Carrie, Jason, Louis, Chris and Tony; sister, Corris Millett Hickey of Pennsylvania; plus several great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by husbands, Donald M. Ladd, and Claude L. Nickerson; brothers, Raymond, Arnold, Harold, and Roland; and sister, Marion.
Private services will be held for Helen at a later date. Those who wish may make gifts in her memory to the Madigan Estates Activity Fund or the charity of one’s choice, care of Dunn Funeral Home, 11 Park St., Houlton, ME 04730. Guest book and condolences at: www.dunnfuneral.com