Meet Jeanette Wiltshire. Every Wednesday Jeanette picks up The Somerville News and delivers it to her neighbors and friends at Ciampa Manor, earning her title as The News’ oldest paper delivery person. Jeanette is a retired nurse and served in the armed forces. She helps her neighbors by running errands. She always has a big smile and a wave as she makes her daily trips into Davis Square.
Jeanette assists with the Hearty Meals program at the Somerville Community Baptist Church. Jeanette is celebrating her 80th birthday on Feb. 4. She is an avid Red Sox fan and we want to wish her a very Happy 80th Birthday! If you see her around Davis Square stop and say “Hi.” You will be glad you did, and find out why she’s The Somerville News Person of the Week for January 30, 2013.