Emma Zimmerman of Colonial Courtyard, 5546 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Tyrone, formerly of 109 Kreitzer Ave., Centre Hall, will celebrate her 100th birthday with an open house at 1 p.m.

Oct. 25 at Colonial Courtyard.

She was born Oct. 26, 1919, in Clarion, the daughter of Bessy and Milow Yeaney. She married Gerald Zimmerman, who is deceased.

She has two children: Gerald of Alexandria and Betsy Morgans of Reading.

She also has one grandson, Shawn.

Mrs. Zimmerman had worked in the cafeteria in several schools, including Lamont Elementary School.

She enjoys sewing.

She was a member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Centre Hall, where she worked as a janitor for 20 years, retiring when she was 95 years old.

She was also a member of the Centre Hall Grange.


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