LIMA — Rowena Foltz celebrated her 100th birthday with a luncheon with family and friends.
She was born Jan. 17, 1916, to Earl and Hazel Stiles. She married Byron “Leo” Foltz, who died March 16, 2010.
Four children are deceased: Roger Lane Foltz, Marleen (Norman) Thomas, Kaetta (Les) Raker and Tom (Joanne) Foltz. She has nine grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was a member of Lima Baptist Temple. Her family cherishes her for the example she led in her Christian faith.