Miss Maxine centenarian deluxe

Optimism, traveling and dancing are her secrets to longevity Photo by Rusty Strait/The Valley ChronicleMaxine Schneider, at 100. ■ By Rusty Strait / Senior Reporter They call her “Miss Maxine” at Citrus Court Assisted Living in Hemet, where she has resided for several years. She has the smile of an angel and a wit as sharp as a razor blade. Nothing gets past her. I had questions and she had quick responses, often with a mischievous twinkle in her light blue eyes. Her hair is as white as a puff of clouds drifting through a summer sky and as soft as cotton candy. Born in Omaha, Nebraska on Aug. 16, 1917,

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