Olds Resident Turning 105 Years Young On June 28th

Born on June 28th, 1914 a resident from Olds is turning 105 years old this month. Alvina Hawthorne grew up in the Drumheller area near Delia, Alberta.

A long time resident of Olds is celebrating her 105th birthday this month.
 
Alvina Hawthorn was born on June 28th, 1914.
 
 
Alvina was a teacher for grades 1-9 and remembers her teaching days with her students.
 
 
She also recounts the memories of putting on school Christmas concerts with her students.
 
Alvina taught for 6 years before she married her husband Wes, moved to Olds, and had two children Linda & Dennis.
 
They retired in 1975 and travelled which included stops in Europe, a Caribbean cruise, and were also snow birds in Arizona.
 
 

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