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Lincoln Park Assisted Living resident Leona Saatoff will celebrate her 100th birthday this Friday, March 20, with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Though she was born in Iowa, she spent many of her formative years in Waubun, and also retired there in 1976, after a 45-year career teaching at schools in Hancock and Minneapolis, Minn. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)

Celebrating a life well-lived

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This Friday, March 20, will be a very special day for the residents and staff at Lincoln Park Assisted Living in Detroit Lakes.

That's the day declared by Detroit Lakes Mayor Matt Brenk as Leona Saatoff Day, in recognition of the Lincoln Park resident's 100th birthday.


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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.
(218) 844-1454