Sylvia Utz

 

Age: 110

 

Summary: supercentenarian considered as the oldest person in Ohio and one of the state's last living links to the 19th century who was part of an elite group whose members are 110 years or older for the past six years, in which only 89 oldest-known people alive worldwide were verified by the Gerontology Research Group this year, who once held the Guinness World Record for the longest marriage at 83 years until her husband's death in 2001 at age 103.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age

 

Born: March 9, 1899

 

Died: October 5, 2009

 

Location: Greenville, Ohio