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

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