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Rosa Ines Veloz Ortiz
Rosa Ines Veloz Ortiz
Rosa Ines Veloz Ortiz on her claimed 111th birthday.
Birth: 11 February 1909?
Death: 12 February 2020
Pedro Carbo, Guayas Province, Ecuador
Age: 111 years, 1 day?
Country: EcuadorECU

Rosa Ines Veloz Ortiz (Spanish: Inés) (11 February 1909? – 12 February 2020) was an Ecuadorian supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG).


Rosa Ines Veloz Ortiz claimed to have been born in Ecuador on 11 February 1909. She married and had 6 children. She worked as a seamstress to support her children after her husband abandoned her.

In February 2020, she celebrated her claimed 111th birthday with her family and the governor of her province Pedro Pablo Duart paid her a visit. At the time, she had 2 living children: Humberto (aged 80) and Esmeraldas Choez (aged 77), 25 grandchildren (including Johana and Milton), 12 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Rosa Ines Veloz Ortiz died in Pedro Carbo, Guayas Province, Ecuador on 12 February 2020 at the claimed age of 111 years, 1 day.