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Chenango County Resident celebrates 105th birthday

NORWICH, N.Y. (WBNG) — A Chenango County woman is celebrating a major milestone.

Norwich resident Loretta Cursh turned 105 on Tuesday, surrounded by her closest friends and family at the Chenango Valley Home in Norwich.

Loretta was born and raised in Burlington Flats where she worked at the post office for 29 years and retired as a post master.

She loves to play the organ for her friends and enjoys socializing.

When asked about whether change is good or bad, Loretta had to say, “Well they’ve changed for the best and for the not so best, but overall it’s wonderful.”

On her birthday after enjoying some cake, Loretta played the organ for her friends to show them shes still got it.

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