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Identical twin sisters celebrate 90th birthday in Buffalo

Florraine and Lorraine turned 90 on June 17
Posted at 10:24 PM, Jun 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-20 10:39:45-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — It's not every day you run into a set of identical twins. It's even more rare to meet a pair of 90-year-old twins.

On Saturday evening, Lorraine Gardner and Florraine Briggs had a birthday party surrounded by family and friends. The theme was "90 years of hope".

"With all the hatred that's going on, here's something that's positive that we can look at and move forward saying 90 years of hope," said Tonya Briggs Daniels, daughter and niece of the birthday twins.

The twins enjoy a cookout with tiaras and sashes
The twins enjoy a cookout with tiaras and sashes

She wants them to serve as an example that you can live a long, beautiful life in Buffalo, leaving behind a beautiful legacy.

"These are living identical twins whose shoulders we are standing on top of," said Briggs Daniels.

Bringing generations together to celebrate a beautiful milestone.