Rose Dragon will celebrate her 100th birthday with family and friends during a Dutch treat luncheon at 1:30 p.m. today in MCL Cafeteria at The Meadows shopping center. It is requested that gifts be omitted, but cards would be appreciated.
Dragon was born in Terre Haute to Rose Buzash Dragon and Pete Dragon. She has one living sister, Anna Mae Dragon Pence; one brother, Dane Dragon; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She has four deceased sisters, Amelia Dragon Baltesu, Elizabeth Dragon, Lena Dragon Long and Mary Dragon Caton.
Dragon has lived at the same home since 1940 and enjoys working in her yard. She retired from Columbian Enameling and Stamping Mill after 40 years. For several years she attended Calvary Temple.