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OMA GROVE will turn 100 this month. With relatives who have lived past 100, she says the secret of a long life is pretty much all about genetics.

100 years old... and counting

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On Friday, March 29, Lamplighter Manor in Detroit Lakes will be hosting a very special birthday party for two of its residents.

That's the day that Ruth Knapp celebrates her 99th birthday -- and fellow Lamplighter resident Oma Grove will celebrate her 100th.


The ladies will welcome friends and family for a special open house at 2 p.m. that afternoon.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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