Gladys A. Dodson of 730 S. Main St., Roaring Spring, celebrated her 100th birthday with an open house on April 25.
She was born April 25, 1919, in Donner-town, the daughter of David and Susan Beck. She married Russell Dodson, who is deceased.
They have two children: David of Washington, D.C., and Barbara J. Maruschak of Harrisburg; one grandchild and three great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Dodson retired from Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.
She is a member of First Church of the Brethren, Roaring Spring, where she was active in Bible study.
She also was an active fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.