Marguerite Nerny
Marguerite Nerny
Marguerite Nerny (seated) on her 110th birthday with her children Jacqueline, Maurice, Rachel, Jean-Jacques and Gisele.
Birth: 28 July 1905
Vaud, Switzerland
Death: 17 December 2015
Saint-Charles-Borromee, Quebec, Canada
Age: 110 years, 142 days
Country: SwitzerlandSUICanadaCAN

Marguerite Nerny (née Stäger; 28 July 1905 – 17 December 2015) was a Swiss-Canadian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). At the time of her death, she was the oldest living person born in Switzerland.


Marguerite Nerny was born in Vaud, Switzerland on 28 July 1905. She emigrated to Canada in 1929. She married Eugene Nerny and had seven children, two of whom died at a very young age. She was widowed in 1980.

She lived with her eldest daughter, Jacqueline until age of 108, when she moved to Habitations Bordeleau, Saint-Charles-Borromee.

Marguerite Nerny passed away in Saint-Charles-Borromee, Quebec, Canada on 17 December 2015 at the age of 110 years, 142 days.


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