Rose Vignal celebrates 100 years |

Rose Vignal celebrates 100 years

Caption: Rose Vignal’s family was on hand to celebrate her 100th birthday on Aug. 28. In the back is granddaughter Roxanee Fleenor, and is flanked by Rose Vignal and great-granddaughters Hayden and Mallory Fleenor.

Rose Vignal celebrated her 100th birthday on August 28 in her Grass Valley home with three generations of her family present. Her long-time friend, Andrea was also there to celebrate.

Mayor Dan Miller presented Vignal with a proclamation of her 100th year, reading aloud the highlights of her very full life. Though quite hard-of-hearing, Vignal listened attentively to the Mayor's words nodding and smiling at memories he revived.

Representing Gold Country Community Services' board of directors, treasurer Tom Brown congratulated Vignal on "achieving such a rich life." She received a hand-made card signed by all the drivers who deliver Rose's Meals-on-Wheels lunches.

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