Milmo W. Laman, 98, a lifetime resident of Wilmington, DE passed away on August 10, 2017 at the Glen at Willow Valley in Lancaster, PA. Milmo spent the last 28 years of her life in Lancaster but Delaware was always considered home. Milmo was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother to her beloved family. She had been secretary to the principal at Mt. Pleasant High School as well as secretary for Dr. John Pierson in Wilmington for many years. Milmo was also an active member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church for many years prior to her moving to Lancaster.
Milmo was preceded in death by her husband Alvin W. Laman; She is survived by her daughters Pamela Reed of Newark, DE and Dale Goodnow (Carleton) of Malvern, PA; 4 grandchildren, Dale McKenzie (Kevin), Robin Burkhardt (Steve), Jill Reed (Michael), Courtland Goodnow (Shelbie), and 9 great grandchildren.
A service will be held on Thursday August 17 at 10:30 am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will follow in Old Drawyers Cemetery, Odessa, DE. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Dr., Suite 101, Newark, DE 19713.