Hamilton County

Helen Jean Talcott


Helen Jean ‘Jean' Talcott was born Aug. 23, 1922 to Frank Vern and Maude Payne Talcott.

Jean joined the Navy in 1942 where she met her husband, Lindley Stanford Wicks. Sr. She attended Aviation Mechanics school, N.T.S., Memphis TN and also served at the Naval Training Station in Ottumwa, IA.

She died July 23, 2004 and she and Lindley are both buried in Tahoma National Cemetery, Kent, WA.

Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA