Beatrice Louise Bickler Dils will celebrate her 100th birthday.
She was born Oct. 14, 1918, to Mabel and Jacob Bickler in Summit County, Akron, Ohio.
She is one of eight children, three of whom died as infants and five who remained, the late Mildred Postal, the late Anna Irene Heiney, the late Harriett Cladas, the late Donald Bickler and Alberta Ginn of Akron.
She has two children, Deborah Board (the late Ralph) and Jeffrey Herdman.
She has four granddaughters, 5 great-granddaughters, 3 great-grandsons and 1 great-grandson due in February.
She resides at Eagle Pointe. They will have a celebration in her honor at 2 p.m. Oct. 12. Cards are appreciated, but gifts are to be omitted.