107th birthday celebrated at Toora

THERE were birthday celebrations on March 2 for the oldest Prom Country Aged Care resident. At Prom View Lodge in Toora Gladys Andrews turned 107!

Mrs Andrews was born Gladys McConnell on March 2, 1905, on a station near Bombala, NSW. She married Abraham ‘Steve’ Andrews, who was in the Light Horse in the First World War. They spent much of their married life dairy farming at Singleton in the Hunter Valley and raised three children. Steve died in 1955.

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