Turning 80 in Waddington
Friday, April 1, 2011 - 11:22 am

Virginia “Toot” (Pemberton) O’Brian of Waddington recently celebrated her 80th birthday with over 100 friends and relatives. At the mere age of sixteen, Virginia was crowned the “Queen of Waddington” in Waddington’s first and only beauty pageant. She married Mason O’Brian on June 20, 1949. Pictured are four generations of the O’Brian family. Front row from left to right are: Paisley Forrest, Koye Forrest, Bruce Nichols, Virginia O’Brian, Jason Casselman and Harley Cox. Back row from left to right: Kerry Forrest, Joanne Brock, Amy Nichols, Debbie Wilms, Emma Dawley, Angie Cox, Kayla Cox and Mike O’Brian.