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Birthday parade: celebrating Wisconsin woman turning 93

Virginia Alft
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Posted at 11:12 PM, Mar 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-23 00:12:47-04

WISCONSIN RAPIDS (NBC 26) - People everywhere are finding their ways around social distancing in the fight against the coronavirus. Sunday, a woman celebrated her 93rd birthday with the whole town.

Virginia Alft's daughter Mary said she was planning on having an open-house for her birthday, but it had to be canceled. So, they decided to have a parade around her block. They were joined by friends, family and neighbors; and it was even led by the local police department.