Mass. woman celebrates 100th birthday
WILMINGTON, Mass. (WHDH) -- A Massachusetts woman marked an amazing milestone. Anne Rose affectionately known as "Gag" celebrated her 100th birthday in Wilmington Saturday.
Those who know Anne well said she is one of those people who remembers everyone's name, even in her advanced age. Anne said she doesn’t plan to slow down anytime soon.
"Oh it's wonderful, wonderful. I look forward to another 100. With a wonderful family and friends that keep you going. Yeah, I've had wonderful life,” Anne said.
The number of 100-year-olds has jumped from a few thousand in 1950 to more than 340,000 worldwide today.