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ALICE RISLUND will observe her 100th birthday on Monday, Feb. 7. Her family and friends are planning a celebration this weekend at Oak Crossing.

Celebration of a century at Oak Crossing

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Monday, Feb. 7, will be a special day at Oak Crossing in Detroit Lakes.

That's the day resident Alice Rislund marks her 100th year of life.


Alice Gerda Pederson came into this world on Feb. 7, 1911, the youngest of three daughters born to Anton and Olivia (Arneson) Pederson -- who also had two sons.

When she was born, Alice's 7-year-old brother asked the midwife, "Where did that baby come from?"

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