East Texan celebrated 103rd birthday with family

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Published: May. 23, 2022 at 5:32 PM CDT|Updated: May. 23, 2022 at 6:28 PM CDT
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TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Children and grandchildren of Caroline Braun enjoyed cake and stories as she turned 103 on Monday.

Braun was born and raised in Colorado. She was a second grade teacher there as well. When she retired at the age of 60, she enjoyed traveling the world.

Braun is the oldest resident at her living facility and enjoyed reminiscing with her family beside her. On display was also a resolution that the Texas Senate had sent to her for her 102nd birthday.

Some of her favorite moments in life, “Growing up in the country, graduating from high school in Fort Morgan, Colorado, and riding a horse to the pasture,” Braun told her family.

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