Indiana woman celebrates 100th birthday after surviving coronavirus, cancer, WWII
An Indiana woman marked her 100th birthday with coronavirus in the rearview mirror.
Leora Martin, a resident of Greenleaf Health Campus, an assisted-living facility in the state, learned recently that she shook off a positive COVID-19 diagnosis from April.
The news came a week before her birthday on June 13, but didn’t come as a surprise, according to ABC11. That’s because Martin is no stranger to adversity — and she’s a pro at bouncing back. Last year she beat pneumonia. She’s also a cancer survivor. And she lived through WWII.
To celebrate the milestone year, she and her twin sister who lives in California, caught up over Zoom, singing Happy Birthday to each other and reminiscing about their childhoods.
Martin, recalling her COVID-19 recovery and other medical …continued .
[Source: Fox News]