LongeviQuest is pleased to announce the age validation of Emma Galode of Canada at age 112. She was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada on 22 August 1882. At the age of 26, she got married, and the couple had 1 daughter. Galode spent most of her life in Hamilton, where she operated a variety store with her husband. They retired in 1948.
At the age of 107, Galode remained independent, even taking the bus on her own for grocery shopping. However, in August 1993, shortly before her 111th birthday, she moved into Hillsdale Manor nursing home in Oshawa, Ontario. Despite her advanced age, Galode continued to use a walker to move around the nursing home at the age of 112.
Galode passed away of pneumonia at Whitby General Hospital in Whitby, Ontario, Canada, on 9 September 1994, at the age of 112 years, 18 days. At the time of death, she was the third-oldest living person in Canada behind Marie-Louise Meilleur and Mary Ann Rhodes.
LongeviQuest congratulates Emma Galode’s family on her posthumous recognition.
For more information, please view Galode’s Directory Profile here.
LongeviQuest is delighted to announce the age validation of Emma Daily of the United States at age 110. She was born in Nebraska, United States on 15 October 1909. She was a sister, a wife, and a mother to 5 children.
When Daily was in her 80s, she was involved in a car accident while on vacation in California with her two sisters. She was hospitalized for several weeks and then transferred to a hospital in Texas for rehabilitation. After recovering from her injuries, she sold her home and moved to West Texas to be closer to her family. In her 90s, she was diagnosed with colon cancer but survived without undergoing chemotherapy.
Daily passed away in Midland, Texas, USA, on 19 May 2020, at the age of 110 years, 217 days. She was survived by her daughter, Rose Marie McLennan; her son, Marion Daily; as well as six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson.
LongeviQuest congratulates Emma Daily’s family on her posthumous recognition.
For more information, please view Daily’s Directory Profile here.