Published 10:23 am Monday, May 20, 2019

Elva Rose, of Centerville, Michigan, will celebrate her 100th birthday on May 26.

Elva Rose

An open house to commemorate the occasion will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 26.  Those wishing to attend are asked to bring smiles and cards, but no other gifts.

Elva has been a lifetime resident of Cass County.  She was born in Vandalia and spent most of her life in Dowagiac.

She currently lives at the Fairview Nursing and Rehab. Cards can be sent to her at 411 E. Main St., RM 23, Centerville, MI 49032.