Nyack’s ‘Dancing Granny’ celebrates 106th birthday

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A great-grandmother from Nyack celebrated her 106th birthday Wednesday with a dance party, proving yet again that age doesn’t have to slow you down.

Setty Cirillo was born in Rome in 1913, and grew up surrounded by music and dancing.

The “Dancing Granny” takes weekly lessons at Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Bardonia.

When asked about the key to living a long and happy life, she responded, "No matter how old you get, keep dancing!"

 

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