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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: September 20, 2019
Contact: Jon Ebelt, Public Information Officer, DPHHS, (406) 444-0936, (406) 461-3757,  jebelt@mt.gov
              Chuck Council, Communications Specialist, DPHHS, (406) 444-4391, (406) 461-8367, hcouncil@mt.gov

Montana Centenarians to be honored in Billings

Montana Centenarians will be honored Tuesday, September 24 at 4:45 p.m. in Billings at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center located at 1223 Mullowney Lane.

Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) Director Sheila Hogan will serve as the event keynote speaker and will welcome the 19 Centenarians who are expected to attend.

The banquet highlights the 51th annual Governor’s Conference on Aging. The Conference theme this year is ‘Rock Your Age: Still Cruisin’.

DPHHS recently asked Montanans to submit the names of Centenarians, and that list is 140 names and growing. These individuals will turn age 100 or older as of December 31, 2019.  


What:             Montana Centenarian banquet

When:             Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 4:45 p.m.

Where:           Billings Hotel and Convention Center

Who:              DPHHS Director Sheila Hogan; 19 Montana Centenarians