Young at heart

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER
Ida ‘Pauline’ Snyder, center, of Richfield, turned 105-years-old on Sunday and the children from In the Beginning Preschool in Richfield visited her on Monday to sing and wish her a happy birthday. Joining Snyder is her great-great-niece Ella Snyder, left. Snyder, who is now a resident at Richfield Senior Living and Rehabilitation Center, lived independently in her own home until December 2016. She was married to the late Donald Snyder, whom she shared 65 years of marriage. They have three sons, George, Ed and the late Roger. Snyder has nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. She was a school teacher in Juniata County.