Memorial planned for former Michigan first lady

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - A memorial service for former Michigan first lady Helen Milliken will be held June 3 in Traverse City.

Son Bill Milliken Jr. says the service is to take place in the Milliken Auditorium at Northwestern Michigan College's Dennos Museum.

Helen Milliken was the state's longest-serving first lady and a staunch supporter of women's rights and the environment. She died in November at age 89.

A reception will follow the memorial service in the museum's Sculpture Court.