Ecumen honors Mildred Solem, who is 100.
Born: Dec. 5, 1914 in Kennedy, Minn.
Residence: Lakeland Shores Apartments in Duluth, Minn.
Hobbies/Interests: Crossword puzzles, current affairs and politics. Used to enjoy gardening with her husband.
Family: Married to Ledwig, now deceased, for 28 years. Three children and three grandchildren.
Occupation: Worked at Sears.
Secrets to Longevity: Everything in moderation. Enjoys her family and life, is a positive person and is kind to others. Likes to make a difference with people and keep busy.
Interesting Facts: Enjoyed growing organic vegetables with her husband.
Congratulations on your 100th birthday, Mildred! Ecumen honors you.