Ecumen Century Club: Happy 100th Birthday Ellenora Mattfield

Ecumen honors Ellenora Mattfield, a resident of Grand Village, who is 100.

Ecumen honors Ellenora Mattfield, who is 100.

Born: October 22, 1916.

Residence: Grand Village in Grand Rapids, Minn.                           

Hobbies/Interests: Knitting, gardening and spending time with family.

Family: Married to Roy, now deceased, for 70 years.  Five children, 5 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

Secrets of Longevity: “My faith in God.”

Interesting Facts: Ellenora got the nickname “Rosie the Riveter” during World War 11 when she worked as a riveter on airplanes in the state of Washington.

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