Centenarians thrown party to celebrate love of life

September 22, 2013 6:06:12 PM PDT
The Smith Village Retirement Community threw a birthday party for its "Magnificent Seven," seven seniors with a combined 713 years of wisdom.

These men and women are 100 years old or older.

Cook County Commissioner John Daley presented individual proclamations to each of the centenarians, congratulating them on their influence, contributions and great love of life.