Le Sueur grandmother celebrates 106th birthday on Thanksgiving

LE SUEUR, Minn. – There was a double blessing this Thanksgiving in Le Sueur: a household get-together and 106th birthday celebration for Grandma.

Betty Majusiak spent her birthday having fun with some cake and firm with kids, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

It is true that age is only a quantity, however Majiusek was born earlier than the U.S. entered World Warfare I. On her particular Thanksgiving birthday, it is not the scent of mother’s turkey she remembers from rising up on the farm.

“Cows lay down after they’re drained and stomach’s filled with water. They sleep and snore and blow farts and stuff and the scent was all the time one thing from cows and horses,” Majiusek stated.  



A minimum of Thursday the room was crammed with flowers, in addition to the numerous generations of her household. In whole, she has 9 great-great grandchildren.

“I simply cannot imagine they’re my blood however I am so pleased with all them,” she stated. “The little youngsters are so cute and so good to Grandma.”

As for Majiusek’s want, she says it is not for her, however for her household.

“I want the household may all be collectively every time potential as a result of there’s lots you possibly can be taught from folks near you,” she stated.

As if turning 106 is not superb sufficient, at age 95, Majiusek was identified with colon most cancers and had main surgical procedure.