2nd January 2019

Mari Celebrates 100th Birthday at The Manor House

Mrs Mari Garside celebrated her 100th birthday on 28 December at The Manor House care home in Knaresborough.

Family and friends joined Mari for a party with entertainment and a delicious homemade afternoon tea.

Mari has two daughters, three granddaughters and six great grandchildren. She was born in Brighouse and moved to Leeds as a teenager. Later Mari married, and during the war she worked on electrical wiring for planes at Yeadon. Mari’s interests included playing bowls as a member of Middleton Park Bowling Club, and she was a keen ballroom dancer. She now loves listening to music.

Paula Caliskan, manager of The Manor House said: “We’re delighted and very proud to be celebrating this very special birthday with Mari.”

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