Mara Kvrgic
Mara Kvrgic
Birth: 19 July 1903
Popuze, Sipovo Municipality, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Death: 4 December 2012
Babici, Sipovo Municipality, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Age: 109 years, 138 days
Country: Bosnia and HerzegovinaBIH
Centenarian

Mara Kvrgic [Bosnian: Kvrgić] (19 July 1903 – 4 December 2012) was a centenarian from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Biography

Mara Kvrgic was born in in the village of Popuze on the Janjska plateau, Bosnia and Herzegovina on 19 July 1903. She married Krsto Kvrgic in the 1930s. The couple had three children. Her husband died in 1975.

Her daughter Pera, who lived in Futog, died in a car accident. Her son Bosko, who lived with her, who died shortly before April 2012. Her other son lived in Vojvodina.

She lived with her daughter-in-law Mara (aged 72 in December 2012).

Mara Kvrgic died in Babici, a village about thirty kilometers from Sipovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina on 4 December 2012 at the age of 109 years, 138 days. At the time of her death, she was believed to be oldest living woman in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

References


Bosnia and Herzegovina's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Mara Kvrgic • Jovan Jovanovic • Dragoljub GalicMuska PorobicFata Husic

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