Norman “Cap” Eckert of Richland gets a kiss from his wife of 66 years, Donna Mae on Wednesday as they celebrate his 100th birthday with friends and family in Richland. The couple moved to the Tri-Cities from Colorado in 1952. He retired from a career as a mail carrier in 1980 after 28 years with the Postal Service.
Norman “Cap” Eckert of Richland gets a kiss from his wife of 66 years, Donna Mae on Wednesday as they celebrate his 100th birthday with friends and family in Richland. The couple moved to the Tri-Cities from Colorado in 1952. He retired from a career as a mail carrier in 1980 after 28 years with the Postal Service. Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald
Norman “Cap” Eckert of Richland gets a kiss from his wife of 66 years, Donna Mae on Wednesday as they celebrate his 100th birthday with friends and family in Richland. The couple moved to the Tri-Cities from Colorado in 1952. He retired from a career as a mail carrier in 1980 after 28 years with the Postal Service. Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald

Richland man celebrates 100 years

September 30, 2015 06:46 PM