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ST. JOSEPH, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan girl quickly will have a good time a milestone birthday. How previous? Take a look at her ornamental higher arm.
Gloria Weberg has “NY NY 1922” tattooed on her left arm, the yr and place of her delivery.
Weberg is popping 100 on March 2, not a typical age to go to a tattoo artist. However that is what she has finished each 10 years since turning 80, The Herald-Palladium reported.
Her delivery yr and New York is below a goddess representing Mom Earth — added at age 80 — and amongst seven stars representing her youngsters, which she added at age 90.
Weberg and her late husband raised their household within the Chicago space. She obtained a university diploma at age 55 from Chicago State College and labored as a social employee.
They moved to St. Joseph 30 years in the past.
“My secret is being lively,” Weberg mentioned of her longevity. “To concentrate on what’s occurring on the planet in each manner, from what my youngsters had been doing, their schooling, how necessary that was to me.”
She performs aerobics whereas watching TV information and often enjoys a glass of pink wine.
A tattoo at 110?
“Most likely one thing like, ‘Are you continue to right here?’ or ‘I’m nonetheless right here,’” Weberg mentioned.