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Copley Place resident celebrates century-plus birthday

11/7/2013 - West Side Leader
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By Kathleen Folkerth

Photo courtesy of Copley Place
COPLEY — Elizabeth Sampson enjoyed her 101st birthday celebration at her home at Copley Place Oct. 23.

Sampson is shown at right enjoying her birthday lunch. According to Copley Place officials, she is the oldest living resident at the Rothrock Road senior living community.

Sampson has lived in the Akron area since 1944. She worked for a time as an elevator operator at Akron City Hospital. She enjoyed traveling with her husband, Charlie, after retirement.

— By Kathleen Folkerth

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