Samarinda resident turns 100

15 April

On 14th April Samarinda resident, Patricia Bridger celebrated her 100th birthday. Pat enjoyed her big day with family and fellow residents. Special guest Dr Katie Allen – Federal Member for Higgins, also attended to join in the celebrations. “I asked Patricia what her secret was to living a long and happy life – her answer was simply just ‘live a normal life’, Katie said.”

Pat was wearing a necklace with 42 pearls representing her children, grand children, great grand children and now a great, great grandchild. She was also wearing Chanel No 5 which was launched in 1921, the year of her birth.