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Seabury Resident Turns 100

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Councilman Vishnu Patel presents Sue Lordi with a town of Yorktown proclamation on her 100th birthday. Credits: Vishnu Patel
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YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Sue Lordi, a resident of the Seabury, turned 100 years old on Sept. 4.

One of four girls and three boys, Lordi was born in 1917 in Stafford Springs, Conn. At 17 years old, she and a friend moved to New York City, where they found work and an apartment to rent.

She married William John Lordi in 1956. The following year, they welcomed their son, William Robert. The family went on many trips, including to Italy, Hawaii, Florida, the Jersey Shore, Cape Cod, and other sunny locales.

Lordi was predeceased by her husband in 2007. She continued to live independently until 2014, when she moved to the assisted living facility.

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