Weeks celebrates 99 years

News Apr 08, 2010 Flamborough Review

Family, friends and customers gathered at Weeks of Waterdown Home Hardware Monday afternoon to celebrate Ernie Weeks’s 99th birthday.

“It’s nice to welcome a large crowd. You get to see people you didn’t expect, like old-time customers,” said Weeks as he enjoyed the festivities.

Although last year, due to a freak accident, the former hardware shop owner was unable to celebrate his 98th birthday at the store because he was in the hospital, Weeks was back in full force this year.

 “This is the biggest turnout we’ve ever had – it’s wonderful!” said Weeks’s wife, Dorothy.Weeks of Waterdown owners Sandra and Steve Gray and Dave Smith have been hosting birthday celebrations at the store for Weeks since he turned 90 years old.

Weeks celebrates 99 years

News Apr 08, 2010 Flamborough Review

Family, friends and customers gathered at Weeks of Waterdown Home Hardware Monday afternoon to celebrate Ernie Weeks’s 99th birthday.

“It’s nice to welcome a large crowd. You get to see people you didn’t expect, like old-time customers,” said Weeks as he enjoyed the festivities.

Although last year, due to a freak accident, the former hardware shop owner was unable to celebrate his 98th birthday at the store because he was in the hospital, Weeks was back in full force this year.

 “This is the biggest turnout we’ve ever had – it’s wonderful!” said Weeks’s wife, Dorothy.Weeks of Waterdown owners Sandra and Steve Gray and Dave Smith have been hosting birthday celebrations at the store for Weeks since he turned 90 years old.

Weeks celebrates 99 years

News Apr 08, 2010 Flamborough Review

Family, friends and customers gathered at Weeks of Waterdown Home Hardware Monday afternoon to celebrate Ernie Weeks’s 99th birthday.

“It’s nice to welcome a large crowd. You get to see people you didn’t expect, like old-time customers,” said Weeks as he enjoyed the festivities.

Although last year, due to a freak accident, the former hardware shop owner was unable to celebrate his 98th birthday at the store because he was in the hospital, Weeks was back in full force this year.

 “This is the biggest turnout we’ve ever had – it’s wonderful!” said Weeks’s wife, Dorothy.Weeks of Waterdown owners Sandra and Steve Gray and Dave Smith have been hosting birthday celebrations at the store for Weeks since he turned 90 years old.