Huguette Masson
Huguette Masson
Huguette at 109
Birth: 27 June 1904
Le Mans, France
Death: 5 March 2018
Le Mans, France
Age: 113 years, 251 days
Country: FranceFRA

Huguette Masson (née Bouteloup) (27 June 1904 – 5 March 2018) was a French supercentenarian who has been validated by the GRG.


Huguette Masson was born in Le Mans as Eleonore Huguette Bouteloup. She was only daughter of a butcher, who lived next to the viaduct. She had to work at the age of 15 after the death of her parents. In 1927 she married Roger Masson, a plasterer. Throughout her life she supported him by managing his accounting. The couple had two sons, Yves (born in 1928) and Joel (born in 1934). She cycled until she was 103 years old. She lived independently in her home up to the age of 105, when she moved into a nursing home in Jean-Jaurès, Le Mans.

Huguette Masson died on 5 March 2018 in Le Mans, France, at the age of 113 years, 251 days. At the time of her death, she was the third-oldest living person in France behind Lucile Randon and Gabrielle des Robert.


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