104-year-old would 'rather give than receive'

Roma Kiser turned 104 Sept. 11

Her eyesight is not good and she has a little problem hearing, but easily maneuvers down the hallways of the Manor with a walker. 

The native of Champaign County is the mother of twelve children, 7 of whom are still living.  Her youngest child, Raymond, of Piqua is age 63. 

Kiser spent many years as a cook at numerous restaurants in Piqua and St. Paris, to include the Palm Grill, M&M Cafe, and the Piqua Elks Club. 

Roma told Newscenter 7's Steve Baker that she would rather give than to receive; she loves people, does not complain, and obviously is not a quitter.

Kiser said, "God still has work for me to do."

Nursing home employees say, "She is an inspiration."

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