WAPAKONETA — Geraldine W. Sproul is celebrating her 100th birthday. A card shower would be appreciated at 1005 Ridge St., Wapakoneta OH 45895.
Sproul was born Oct. 28, 1917, in Cridersville, to Edward and Blanche Thompson. On March 31, 1939, she married Harold E. Sproul, who died Oct. 7, 1993.
She has three children, James L. Sproul, Mary Ann (Richard) Schindler and Sharon L. (Allan) Roznowski. A daughter-in-law, Beth Sproul, is deceased. She has six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She is a housewife who enjoys reading the Bible and spending time with family and friends. She misses her beloved chihuahua, Precious, of 14 years that died Sept. 17, 2016. On Oct. 9, 2017, she received a proclamation from the mayor of Cridersville for being the longest lifetime resident. She graduated from Cridersville school in 1935.