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.