Woman turning 99 hopes for 99 birthday cards

99 Cards For 99 Years (Via WFIE)
99 Cards For 99 Years (Via WFIE)

INDIANA (WFIE) – A Francisco, Indiana woman will turn 99-years-old on Sunday and her family and friends want to do something special.

Most of Gwen Beasley’s days consists of lunch with friends, beating them at a game of dominoes, and volunteering for Gibson General Hospital. Lately, her days have been full of birthday cards.

“It makes me humble and feels…unworthy,” Beasley said.

A family friend suggested the idea last year. They wanted to get Gwen 98 birthday cards, but they were six cards short.This year, they are aiming for 99 with the help of social media.

Want to send Gwen a birthday card? You can send it to this address: PO Box 242 Francisco, IN 47649

Don’t miss the video above to find out what Gwen says is her secret to living a long, healthy life. 

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