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Edie Ceccarelli
Edie Ceccarelli
Ceccarelli on her 112th birthday in 2020
Birth: 5 February 1908
Willits, California, USA
Age: 113 years, 352 days
Country: United StatesUSA

Edith "Edie" Ceccarelli (née Recagno; formely Keenan; born 5 February 1908) is an American supercentenarian whose age is currently unvalidated by the Gerontology Research Group (GRG). She currently is the second-oldest known living person in California, behind Mila Mangold.


Ceccarelli was born in Willits, California, USA, on 5 February 1908. She was the first of seven children born to Italian immigrants Agostino and Maria Recagno. She married Elmer "Brick" Keenan and moved to Santa Rosa, California, where he worked as a pressman for the Santa Rosa Democrat. When he retired after 36 years, they returned to Willits. After her husband's death in 1984, she married Charles Ceccarelli in 1986. He died in 1990.

Ceccarelli currently lives in Willits, California. She lived in her own home until the age of 107, after which she moved in to a senior living centre. She became a supercentenarian in February 2018, and celebrated her 111th birthday in February 2019.