Family and friends came together this afternoon to celebrate a milestone birthday for a Holton woman.
Mildred Lynn is 106-years-old, the nursing home where she is staying and her family held a party for her complete with a huge birthday cake with a huge birthday cake with a timeline of years gone by.
She’s still quite active playing bingo, exercising and taking part in all the activities at the nursing home.
She and her husband moved to Holton in 1960, she finished her working days at Bender Hardware in Holton, helping customers get the best seed for their gardens.
Mildred was also an accomplished quilter, Kansas First News was told some of her quilts are displayed all over the United States, including right here in Kansas.