Longtime Schenectady resident Marion Berning Sweet will turn 100 on Thursday. Photos in the gallery date back nearly 100 years.
Marion and Alva Sweet hug on their 25th wedding anniversary in 1957. Standing at left are the Sweets' longtime friends, Marvin and Dorothy Bowers Morack.
Marion married Alva Sweet of Wisconsin on Oct. 15, 1932.
Marion is shown as a nursing student.
William E. Berning's coal and wood business was located on Front Street in Schenectady.
Marion Berning and Louie Labrie played Betsy Ross and George Washington for a kindergarten school play in Scotia around 1916.
Marion is shown at Galway Lake in her younger years.
Marion is shown in a recent photo.