Helen Schafer celebrated her 100th birthday on Wednesday.

Helen Boddy was born Nov. 18, 1920, in Chelan.

She has lived in the Wenatchee Valley all her life. She currently lives in East Wenatchee.

She married David Schafer Jr. in 1949 and the couple were married until 1996.

She was an office manager for Pullman Motors, Bud Westby Motors, Red Ralls Pontiac, Reichert Motors and Max Mays Motors. She was also a volunteer at a hospital. She retired in 2000 at age 80.

— Cala Flamond, World staff