Laverty celebrates her centennial with family and friends

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Virginia Davidson Laverty celebrated her 100th birthday on Friday, March 29 at Westview Healthcare Center in Auburn.
Virginia survived the Great Depression, two world wars and three husbands, but has reached her century milestone with a smile.  
Born and raised near Silver City, New Mexico, she has resided in her beloved Gold Country since 1975 and raised award-winning, pure-bred Shetland sheepdogs in Newcastle. She has lived at Westview since 1999.  
A party was held honoring her landmark birthday was filled with music, laughter and memories.