Helen Longacre, 90, of Royal Oak, Mich., the mother of Carolyn Longacre of Westport, died March 23 in Sterling Heights, Mich.

She was born Helen Estelle Skowronski on March 15, 1921, in Hamtramck, Mich., the daughter of the late Joseph and Loretta Szymanski Skowronski. She was a graduate of Fordson High School in Detroit and a retired U. S. postal worker.

She was predeceased by her husband, James Longacre, and a brother, James Clare Martin.

Funeral services have taken place. Donations in her memory to may be made to A Better Chance of Westport, P.O. Box 2153, Westport, CT 06880.