Editor, Times-Union:

The family of Doris Christer would like to give thanks to all the people who made her 100th birthday a wonderful day that she will never forget. There are so many to thank and if I forget anyone, apologies.

Thank you Warsaw Police Department for the Happy Birthday song and all the sirens and lights and all who participated in the drive by.

Thank you to the following: Waneta Bishop, Clara Popenfuse for stopping in. Sylvia Aguirre for flowers and treats, Kathy Hoffman Hamman everyone loves the cookies, and wants your recipe, Jon Hollon & Maria Veech for getting pizza and all you do helping with Mom's care, Tammy Eckert for the lovely flowers, Della Swain for the beautiful basket of candy, Jean Seiffert for the chocolate covered strawberries.  Big Thank you Carol L. Kreis for arranging all the special surprises. Thank you Penguin Point for her party. Thank you Times-Union newspaper for the great story about Mom.  Thank you Maple Avenue for the beautiful flowers. Thanks to all for the multitude of birthday cards and birthday wishes, she received 210 cards.  

Thank you God for letting Mom stay here with us, happy and healthy.    

Doris & Wayne Christner & Sheri Krichbaum

Warsaw, via email