OAKLAND, Calif. (KTVU) – An Oakland woman will be marking a milestone on Christmas Day when she celebrates her 100th birthday. Her husband turned 103 just last month.
Ruth and Henry Fung shared with KTVU their secret to longevity and a lasting relationship.
Emanating from this corner home in Oakland’s Lake Merritt neighborhood is music from another era— during the youthful years of the couple.
“I don’t have any hobbies. I don’t know what to do with myself,” says Ruth.
But she’s doing plenty.    
Ruth enjoys listening to music from Pandora and plays Candy Crush on her iPad and emails with an exuberance that belies her age— 99 years old.
“Give me your hand…let me hold your hands. We like to hold hands,” says Ruth.
She says romance and patience are key to a successful marriage—76 years and counting. Husband Henry turned 103 last month.
We asked Henry what he likes to do with Ruth.  “Just sit …
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