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Gunhild Lyse
Gunhild Lyse
Lyse's 107th birthday in 2020
Birth: 6 August 1913
Norway
Death: 27 April 2022
Stranda, Vestlandet, Norway
Age: 108 years, 264 days
Country: NorwayNOR
Centenarian

Gunhild Ingrida Lyse (7 August 1913 – 27 April 2022) was a Norwegian centenarian who was the oldest known living person in Norway at the time of her death.

Biography

Gunhild Lyse was born in Norway on 7 August 1913. She worked as a maid from the Sunnmore islands and into the fjord village of Stranda. She married Torvald Lyse and had three children, including the eldest son Per Ivar Lyse (aged 81 in April 2022).

Lyse became the oldest known living person in Norway, following the death of Gudrun Nymoen on 8 July 2021.

On 6 August 2021, she turned 108 years old.

Lyse died in Stranda, Vestlandet, Norway, on 27 April 2022 at the age of 108 years, 264 days. At the time of her death, she had six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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Norway's Oldest Living Person Titleholders (VE)

Maria Padderud • Nils Monsen Slaire • Karen Thorsen • Mathias Hansen Saether • Vilhelmine Olsen • Marie Olsen • Gjertrud Aas • Madli Bjoerkenes • Synnoeve Gundersen • Ellen Hoddoe • Beret Esp • Kristine Fredriksen • Ingeborg Time • Hans Aasegg • Tomine Seland • Martha Eike • Olav Holtan • Hulda Lie • Ludvig Froeysland • Karl Holm • Ingebrigt Johansen • Inga Nilsen • Herman Smith-Johannsen • Maren Bolette Torp • Aasne Hustveit • Erik Arnegaard • Klara Joergensen • Inga Storstenvik • Lydianna Endresen • Ella Hagen • Laura Svehaug • Amund Vermedal • Karen Svisdal • Herborg Tjoflot • Olav Hovatn • Harriet Holm • Borghild Nilsen • Anna Gundersen • Asborg Aarli • Ingeborg Thuen • Inger Buchholdt • Emma Bendiksen • Gunda Harangen • Ida Sofie Hanssen • Gudrun Onshuus • Helene Nilsen • Kristi Oektedalen • Ragndid Slotfeldt-Ellingsen • Elisabet Ekenaes • Ragnhild HaugenTorbjorn OverboMarie AndersenPetra HogetveitGudrun NymoenGunhild LyseElsa GundersenVidar Eide

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