Marcelle Levaz in September 2020, aged 109
|Birth:||18 March 1911|
Braives, Liege, Belgium
|Age:||110 years, 87 days|
Marcelle Levaz [French: Lévaz] (born 18 March 1911) is a Belgian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She is the oldest known living person in Belgium since the death of Julia Van Hool on 29 April 2021.
Marcelle Levaz was born in Braives, Liege, Belgium on 18 March 1911. At the age of 108, she moved to a nursing home called "La Ferme Blanche".
At the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, Levaz tested positive for COVID-19. However, as of September 2020, she has recovered. She received her first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on 14 January 2021, making her one of the oldest people to be vaccinated.
Levaz went on to celebrate her 110th birthday in 2021. She received a phone call from King Philippe.
On 28 April 2021, Levaz surpassed the age of Jeanne Pirenne-Lempereur to became the oldest person who ever lived in Liege province. The following death, following the death of Julia Van Hool, she became the oldest living person in Belgium.
Marcelle Levaz currently lives in Remicourt, Liege, Belgium at the age of 110 years, 87 days.
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- Marcelle, de Remicourt, a fêté ses 108 ans au restaurant! La Meuse, 19 March 2019
- Remicourt: Marcelle a bien fêté son 109e anniversaire! La Province, 19 March 2020
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- La doyenne de Wallonie fête ses 110 ans! RTC Télé Liège, 18 March 2021
- Surprise: le Roi Philippe a appelé Marcelle à Remicourt pour ses 110 ans! La Meuse, 18 March 2021
- La nouvelle doyenne des Belges est Liégeoise La Libre, 29 April 2021