LIMA — Rita Kaverman is celebrating her 100th birthday with a family party. A card shower would be appreciated at Elmcroft Senior Living, 2075 N. Eastown Road, Apt. 209, Lima OH 45807.
She was born Sept. 21, 1919, in Landeck to Ferdinand and Anna Suever. On April 20, 1940, she married John Kaverman, who died March 5.
She has three children, Ken (Bea) Kaverman, Patty Keller and Jan (Mike) Odenweller. A son, Ronald Kaverman, is deceased. She has 12 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren. A grandchild is deceased.
She retired from I&K, Delphos. She enjoyed playing bingo and was an accomplished musician on violin and piano.