We are lucky to have a lovely pair of centenarians living with us at The Colonnades in Charlottesville, Virginia. This pair, Herbert “Herb” and Frances “Fran” Christoferson, have shared nearly 76 years of marriage.
Herb was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. In 1934, he left Chicago to work as a messenger for the government in Washington, D.C. Shortly thereafter he enrolled in George Washington University (GWU) where he earned his Bachelor’s in Business Administration. After WWII, he attained his Masters in Public Administration from American University (also in D.C.).
It was there in the nation’s capital that Herb met and …read more