People sought for list of Iowa centenarians

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Two agencies are searching for northwest Iowans who quality for the state’s Centenarian Registry.

The Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging and the Iowa Department say people who will be turning 100 years old will be honored by the office of the governor. Iowans born in 1913 or before and not yet on the registry are eligible for the recognition.

Iowans who qualify or who know someone who does from Allamakee, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Grundy, Hardin, Howard, Jackson, Marshall, Poweshiek, Tama or Winneshiek counties may call Janna Diehl at 319-272-2244 or 800-779-8707. She may be emailed at

Aug. 16 is the deadline for submissions.

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