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Edna Young of Temecula celebrates 100

 

Last updated 10/26/2017 at Noon

Edna Young. Courtesy photo

Edna Young of Temecula celebrated her 100th birthday, Thursday, Oct.19. She was born in Conway, Michigan, as the seventh of 10 children to Cora (Volles) and Andrew Estes. While her parents and most of her siblings have died, she and her younger sister, Phyllis Whiting, 97, are still living.

At the age of 17, in 1935, Edna had had enough of the cold weather in Michigan, so she decided to hitchhike to California where she met and married William Young in 1941. Together she and William adopted three children, Penny, MicThael and Jackie.

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