Altadena woman celebrates 104th birthday

Altadena woman celebrates 104th birthday

There are 6 comments on the Pasadena Star-News story from Apr 13, 2010, titled Altadena woman celebrates 104th birthday. In it, Pasadena Star-News reports that:

If, as the saying goes, "age is but a number," for Ethel Engstrom, it's 104. Born two months premature on April 14, 1906, in Saskatchewan, Canada, Engstrom arrived during a time when hospital emergency care for premature babies was virtually non-existent. She also was born partially deaf, the result of her mother contracting the German measles.

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Tom Joyce

Saugus, MA

#1 Apr 14, 2010
God has truly blessed her with a long and fruitful life, Happy Birthday. Keep on keeping on!
George Ty

Pasadena, CA

#2 Apr 14, 2010
Happy birthday Ethel! 104 years young!!
PSN Sux

Whittier, CA

#3 Apr 15, 2010
How about pic?
LAKOTA

Moose Jaw, Canada

#4 Apr 25, 2010
My question is how does 104 year old enjoy birthday ? Does she get new glue to hold her teeth in mouth,then have sleep ? Many moons to be on top of earth. Time to sleep.
Tracy

Calgary, Canada

#5 Apr 25, 2014
LAKOTA wrote:
My question is how does 104 year old enjoy birthday ? Does she get new glue to hold her teeth in mouth,then have sleep ? Many moons to be on top of earth. Time to sleep.
She is my Great Aunty on my Father's side. And I can tell you, she is a spit fire. She still wears her red haired wig! She is now 108 and still has her own teeth is you can imagine! She works with a friend of the family to write stories of the families past.
Deb K

Union City, PA

#6 Nov 26, 2014
Tracy wrote:
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She is my Great Aunty on my Father's side. And I can tell you, she is a spit fire. She still wears her red haired wig! She is now 108 and still has her own teeth is you can imagine! She works with a friend of the family to write stories of the families past.
TRACY THIS IS AN EMERGENCY ABOUT YOUR GREAT AUNTY ... PLEASE CONTACT ME ON FACEBOOK ... Deb Gilliam-Kineston ... ASAP!!!!

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