Doris Punchard
Doris Punchard
Doris Punchard at the age of 111
Birth: 19 July 1904
Ipswich, Suffolk, England, UK
Death: 12 August 2015
Ipswich, Suffolk, England, UK
Age: 111 years, 24 days
Country: United Kingdom UK
Pending

Doris May Punchard (19 July 1904 – 12 August 2015) was a British supercentenarian whose age is currently pending by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She was the sixth-oldest known person in the United Kingdom at the time of her death.

Biography

Doris Punchard was born on 19 July 1904 in Ipswich, England. As an adult, she worked as a treasurer at a church. She lived alone until 2013 before moving into a care home at the age of 109. As a centenarian, she was affectionately known as “Punch”.

Punchard passed away on 12 August 2015 after a short illness in Ipswich, England at the age of 111 years, 24 days. She was the county of Suffolk’s oldest resident at the time of her death.

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