Courtyard Manor of Farmington Hills would like to wish a very Happy 101 Birthday to Edith M. Foytek.
Mrs. Foytek was born on November 12, 1918 in Detroit, Michigan. Both her parents lived to be 98 and 96 years old. Longevity runs in the family.
Edith was married to Howard Foytek they had two children, Karen and Don. Two grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. She and Howard were married for 34 years and 10 months until Howard’s death at a young age of 55. After Howard passed away, Edith had rented a typewriter to learn to type, to secure a secretarial job. After several jobs, Edith received a full time job with Detroit Edison In Farmington, MI. She became an Amature Radio Operator. She spent 15 years with Detroit Edison and retired at the age of 73.
Edith also had the wonderful opportunity to travel all over the world on a cruise ship. She absolutely loved Las Vegas!
All of us here at Courtyard Manor are blessed to have this amazing Centenarian residing here.
From all of us, Edith, we wish you a very special Happy Birthday!