Published October 14 2012
Mildred MertensMildred Mertens celebrated her 100th birthday with her family.
She was born Oct. 12, 1912, in Devils Lake, N.D. She was married to Ernest Mertens for 72 years before his death in 2005.
She has three children, Maury, Spicer, Minn.; Marly (Ron) Dittmer, Fargo; and Mike, Devils Lake; nine grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and three stepgrandchildren.
Cards may be mailed to her at 3102 S. University Drive, Fargo, N.D. 58103.