Elliott Fleming of Bellingham will celebrate his 21st birthday on February 29. Being born on a leap year, he is finally of age.
Elliott was born February 29, 1924, in Manitoba, Canada.
He is retired from the Bellingham Herald and E. Fleming Construction, both in Bellingham.
His children are Larry Fleming and wife Ginny of Roy, Edward Fleming and wife Marsha of Jacksonsville, OR, and Ronald Fleming and wife Pat of Lynden.
Elliott has ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren with one on the way, who will hopefully be a leap year baby too.
He will celebrate his (84th) birthday with a family dinner.