Published November 25 2012
Eva CharonEvan Charon, Fargo, celebrated her 105th birthday with her family.
She was born Nov. 13, 1907, in Edmore, N.D., to Sarah and Albert VanderHeiden. She married Art Charon and they farmed near Lawton, N.D. After retiring they moved to Devils Lake, N.D.
She has three daughters, Beverly Ummach and Shirley Grohs, Mesa, Ariz.; and Debbie Idland, Fargo; 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.