East Yorkshire UK

The Mail reports the passing of the town’s oldest resident Elizabeth Riley

THE HULL DAILY MAIL reports this morning that East Riding’s and Hedon’s most senior citizen Elizabeth Riley has died and was buried last week.

Elizabeth, 109, a former resident of Withernsea and Paull, died at the Albemarle Care Home in Hedon where she had lived for the last 16 years.

Born on the 7th July 1902, Elizabeth will have been 16 when the Great War ended and 37 when World War II started. Elizabeth had received 9 birthday cards from the Queen celebrating her birthday.

See the Hull Daily Mail article.

Categories: East Yorkshire UK, Hedon

Tagged as:

Leave a Reply (full names please, don't post anonymously)

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s