Local woman celebrates her 100th birthday

By NEWSChannel 2 Staff

CLINTON, N.Y. (WKTV) - Not everyone gets the chance to celebrate their own centennial, but one New Hartford resident got that opportunity, with her family by her side on Wednesday.

Henrietta Kuhn of New Hartford was smiling ear to ear as friends and relatives filed into a room at Lutheran Care in Clinton.

Henrietta grew up on a farm outside of Utica in 1913 and was a member of the popular "Vanderwood Sisters" basketball team. Henrietta, along with her four sisters traveled the area entertaining fans with the team

She says the secret to her longevity is working hard, playing hard and living, loving and laughing.

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