Pauline Owens celebrated her 99th birthday on May 20 at her home.

Seventy members of the family and her friends wished her a happy birthday.

She was born May 18, 1918, and was married to the late Bill Owens.

She is the mother of six children, the late Jim Owens, Tressa (Dick) McMullen of Parkersburg, Bill (Sandy) Owens of Coolville, Fred (Linda) Owens of Belpre, the late Clarence (Jean) Owens and Steve (Janet) Owens of Coolville.

She has 24 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren and 42 great-great-grandchildren.

Cards may be sent to her at 314 Owens Road, Coolville, OH 45723.