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Wind Crest's Amazing Grace Fairbanks Celebrates 105th Birthday

June 2, 2015

HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO (May 28, 2015) -- Wind Crest retirement community resident Grace Fairbanks today celebrated her 105th birthday by saying her secret to a long and happy life is a glass or two of chardonnay each day.

Grace, who moved to Wind Crest from her former home in Michigan, has hand-made nearly 100 quilts and has written more than 50 poems in the past five years.

She and her late husband Ron owned a bakery. Her favorite food is potatoe dumplings.

Grace has a son and a daughter, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren who live in New York, Illinois, Colorado, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Arizona, and California.