Mildred “Milly” Nicklaus entered her eternal rest on February 27, 2018. She was 85 years old. She was the loving mother of Charles Lawrence (Cheryl), Katherine Vicknair (Steven), James Lawrence (Jean), and the late Deborah Ataya (Hisham.) Beloved grandmother of Chuck, Jimmy, Kaci, Jenny, Stephanie, and Chad. Great-grandmother of Sarah, Evan, Madison, Emmalyn, Colette, Tess, Jackson, and Mila. She also leaves behind her beloved “grand-pups” Mac, Timber and Ellie.
She is survived by her sister Carol Haskins, and her sister in law, Ann Nicklaus.
Aside from her devotion to her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, Milly loved reading, gardening and crocheting.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude and appreciation to ALL employees of Heritage Manor of Slidell and Notre Dame Hospice for their dedication and exemplary tender care.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. VIRTUE STREET, in Chalmette at 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. A funeral service will be held in Milly’s honor at 1:00 PM. She will be laid to rest in a private ceremony.