Josephine Melecio
Josephine Melecio
Josephine Melecio at age 110
Birth: 26 March 1911
Puerto Rico
Age: 110 years, 86 days
Country: Puerto RicoPRI,United StatesUSAUnited StatesUSA

Josephine Melecio (born 26 March 1911) is a Puerto Rican-American supercentenarian who is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Josephine Melecio was born in Puerto Rico on 26 March 1911. She moved to New York City as a young woman. She married and had at least one daughter Shirley Koehler.

She worked in a factory manufacturing designer shoes and handbags. She later worked at a Queens nursing home and until retired in her 90s.

In March 2021, she celebrated her 110th birthday. At age 110, she is still able to walk with help.

Josephine Melecio currently lives with her daughter Shirley Koehler (aged 86 in March 2021) at her home in Upper West Side neighborhood, New York City, New York State, USA, at the age of 110 years, 86 days.



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