A 100-year-old Fremont woman was sworn in as a U.S. citizen Tuesday.
Needless to say, this doesn't happen very often.
Suke Haan Yu Cheng is originally from China. She spent most of her life living in Hong Kong.
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When she was 80 years old, she decided to move to Canada to join her son and daughter-in-law.
When she was 90, Cheng came to America to live with her daughter. She speaks only Cantonese.
Her daughter translated when asked what she likes best about the Bay Area: “She likes the weather and the people.”
To give some perspective, in the past 50 years, less than 20 people 100 years or older have been naturalized.