105-Year-Old Edythe Kirchmaier Is Facebook's oldest user

Kirchmaier has also renewed her driver's license last month

  At 105 years old, Edythe Kirchmaier is still using Facebook
Santa Barbara, California's Edythe Kirchmaier has officially been dubbed Facebook's oldest user.

Santa Barbara, California's Edythe Kirchmaier has officially been dubbed Facebook's oldest user.

I reported about 105-year-old Kirchmaier when she renewed her driver's license, last month. She is still active, has 2 children and 17 grand-children.

According to ABC News, she is using Facebook to help Direct Relief, a charity where she has been a volunteer for the last 40 years.

"I've been contacted by such wonderful people and received such nice messages and pictures from people all over the world. [...] I'm so humbled by all the interest in me," she says.

She is hoping to raise awareness about the organization, having people light a virtual candle for her if they liked the Direct Relief Facebook page.

"I'm hoping to get 105,000 likes for the page," she adds. So far, the non-profit is up to more than 78,000 likes.

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