MeadowBrook of Granby staff and residents celebrated the 100th birthday of one of their very own residents Florence “Elsie Rowe”. Mrs. Rowe, born January 18, 1918, was showered with balloons and gifts as she celebrated her 100th birthday surrounded by friends and family. Mrs. Rowe, a native of Maine where she lived for most of her life, is a passionate woman with a long career as a catering chef. Elsie worked professionally in many resort communities along the coast of Maine.
Mrs. Rowe is the proud mother of five children and many grandchildren. Besides her passion for food, she is an avid animal lover currently participating in the pet therapy programs at MeadowBrook. Her many talents include oil painting.