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'The sweetest thing'
Eileen Wagner enjoys her 100th birthday party Sunday with her newly acquainted daughter Dorien Hammann, who she gave up for adoption when she was 16, at the United Methodist Church in Monroe. To order this photo, click here. (Times photo: Marissa Weiher)
MONROE - At 100 years old, Eileen Wagner of Monroe finds little surprises her. But in late April, Wagner had the shock of a lifetime when the daughter she gave up for adoption in 1933 greeted her on the telephone. "She said, "Hello, Mother,'" Wagner said.