Opal celebrates 111 ’Goode’ years

Opal celebrates 111 ’Goode’ yearsOpal Goode celebrates her 111th birthday with family and friends on June 3 at High Desert Haven. Her daughter Cheryl Bernhardi and husband Bruce threw a party in honor of the Indian Wells Valley’s oldest resident. Her best friend, fellow centenarian Jo Stevens, was with her. According to U.S. Census statistics, only a few hundred people in the country have reached the milestone of living 110 years or longer. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2018-06-08