Long-time Gaylord resident Ruth Lund reached the century mark on Sunday, August 2. Lund was born Aug. 2, 1921, on a farm southeast of Gaylord to Albert and Edith Schmidt. She was the youngest of three children. After attending country school for two years, she graduated from Gaylord High School in 1939. After Lund graduated from high school, her parents moved to New Ulm.