Reita Fennell at the age of 112
|Birth:||20 November 1907|
Melfort, Saskatchewan, Canada
|Age:||113 years, 5 days|
Fennell was born in Melfort, Saskatchewan, Canada, on 20 November 1907. She was one of ten children and spent her childhood on the family. In 1929, she married Albert Fennell.
At the time of her 107th birthday, Fennell stated that she didn’t follow any specific diet and didn’t have any secrets for how to live a long, healthy life. She currently lives in Melfort, Saskatchewan, and reportedly keeps busy with a wide variety of activities. She has three grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
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