Ecumen honors Eileen Pederson, who is 100. 

Born: September 8, 1916, in Karlstad, Minn. 

Residence: Ecumen Detroit Lakes in Detroit Lakes, Minn.                           

Hobbies/Interests: Playing bingo and watching the “Golden Girls” on TV.

Family: Married to Arthur, now deceased, for 55 years.  Three children, 7 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

Occupation: Receptionist and housewife. Went to school for photography.

Secrets of Longevity: Exercises daily and takes vitamin pills.

Interesting Facts: Doesn’t need glasses to read and never had a headache.

Congratulations on your 100th birthday, Eileen! Ecumen honors you.