Mildred Elaine Hickman, 85, of 1809 Plaza Way died Aug. 26, 2009, at her home.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder St., Walla Walla, WA 99362. The graveside service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Blue Mountain Memorial Gardens, 300 S.E. Myra Road. The Rev. Lloyd Johnson of Amazing Grace Church of the Nazarene will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Walla Walla Senior Center, First Presbyterian Church or Amazing Grace Church of the Nazarene.
Mrs. Hickman was born June 17, 1924, in Colfax, Wash., to John and Pauline Cook Leinweber. She graduated from Colfax High School and received a nursing degree from Sacred Heart School of Nursing in Spokane in 1948. She married Jack Hickman on March 26, 1947, in Colfax. Mr. Hickman died in 1999.
She was a registered nurse and a member of the senior center.
Mrs. Hickman is survived by two daughters, Connie Oltman of Walla Walla and Patricia Jane Hickman Phillips of Casper, Wyo.; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a sister, MaryAnn Franz.