Ecumen honors Irene Jerrow, who is 100.
Born: August 25, 1916, in Jordan, Minn.
Residence: Ecumen Pathstone Living, Mankato, Minn.
Hobbies/Interests: Golfing, bowling, playing cards, crocheting and knitting.
Family: 2 children, 4 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren. Married to Earl, now deceased, for 67 years.
Occupation: Cooked part-time at St. Mary’s School in LeCenter when her kids were in school. Also worked with her husband in his gravel business.
Secrets of Longevity: “Lots of prayers and my children and grandchildren.”
Interesting Facts: Thinks every day is beautiful. Enjoyed camping with family and helping grandchildren with golfing. Loves flower gardening and bird watching.
Congratulations on your 100th birthday, Irene! Ecumen honors you.