Post-century celebrations

editorial image

Many happy returns to Mona Aronson, who celebrated a milestone 102nd birthday recently surrounded by family.

The Westacres Care Home resident was born in Glasgow in 1912 but moved to Sunderland as a baby — returning when she married Charlie in 1945.

Pictured are son Clive, Mona, daughter-in-law Wendy, grandson Jacob and neice Josephine Lewin, visiting from London.