Sutliff celebrates 95th birthday

Elizabeth Sutliff

Elizabeth Sutliff of Independence will celebrate her 95th birthday on Saturday, April 14 with a small gathering of friends and family at her residence.

Elizabeth Ada Valentine was born April 14, 1912 in San Jose, Calif. -- the very day the "unsinkable" Titanic sank.

She married Winfield Rasmussen in February 1928 and had two boys. The couple divorced in 1931.

Elizabeth has lived in many places and has traveled far and wide throughout the United States and Europe. She is very sharp and has many stories to share.

Elizabeth enjoys reading, dining out, traveling to the coast, going for drives, and having company and friends visit in her home.

Her family includes son Albert and wife Ann, son Wayne and wife Carol, all of Seattle; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and niece Lorraine and husband Frank of Independence.

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