Joy and laughter as Carlotta celebrates a century – The Royal Gazette | Bermuda News, Business, Sports, Events, & Community

Log In

Reset Password
BERMUDA | RSS PODCAST

Joy and laughter as Carlotta celebrates a century

Joy and lots of laughter are part of the secret to a long life, according to Carlotta Wilkinson, who celebrated her 100th birthday today.

Surrounded by friends and family, the Island's newest centenarian marked the milestone at St Paul's Church in Paget this weekend. She described it as being “quite a busy day”, complete with a large cake and special performances by saxophonist Shine Hayward and singer Willard Burch.

Mrs Wilkinson said her health wasn't always perfect these days, but she thanked God she was still able to talk, spend time with her beloved family, friends and pets and have a good laugh.

For the full story, see tomorrow's edition of The Royal Gazette.

Carlotta Wilkinson celebrated her 100-year-old birthday at St Pauls Church in Paget (Photo by Akil Simmons)

You must be Registered or to post comment or to vote.

Published September 16, 2013 at 3:25 pm (Updated September 16, 2013 at 3:25 pm)

Joy and laughter as Carlotta celebrates a century

What you
Need to
Know
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon