Pleasanton resident Stamatina (Tula) Chlentzos recently celebrated her 106th birthday with her family, including her great-grandson James Argiros, a 2012 graduate of Amador Valley High School.
Tula was born in Kythera, Greece, on Nov. 1, 1906, and came to America when she was 25. She married Angelo Chlentzos in 1931. She has two daughters, Teddi Zes from San Jose and Jeanne Argiros from Acampo, five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
She is a member of the Greek Orthodox Church in Castro Valley.