Mary D. Benitez

Mary D. Benitez

Born in Utopia, Texas on June 23, 1918, Mary has seen a lot of changes in this world. She amazes her family with the way she adjusts and continues to stay positive and alert. The Livermore resident has eight kids; three girls and five boys; 22 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren, with another one to arrive in August, and 13 great-great-grandchildren. 

According to her family, Mary is a true believer of "Worrying about tomorrow’s troubles, only takes away today’s peace." She believes in working hard and staying busy. She's thankful for each day she has been blessed with, and her family believes this has kept her healthy and strong.