Myrtle Bunting

 

 

Age: 109

 

Summary: one of the oldest living residents in South Dakota who spent most of her childhood in New York before she moved back to her native South Dakota, married a farmer, and lived on her own as a childless widow until age 102 in a retirement community, where she received the 2008 Centenarian of the Year Award.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: February 28, 1899

 

Died: November 26, 2008

 

Location: Milbank, South Dakota