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106-year-old woman finds love for the first time and gets engaged to 66-year-old man

By Mason White 4:47 PM February 8, 2017
Valdemira Rodrigues de Oliveira and Aparecido Dias Jacob
By: Emily Lewis

(Scroll down for video) An elderly woman in Brazil, who has never been married, is overjoyed after finding true love for the first time in her life.

The 106-year-old woman of Pirassununga, is believed to be the oldest woman in the world to ever get engaged.

Valdemira Rodrigues de Oliveira is set to marry the love of her life, 66-year-old Aparecido Dias Jacob. The pair met 3 years ago at the Nossa Senhora Fatima retirement home.

Oliveira revealed that she is so in love with Jacob that if he died she will die too. Jacob said that he fell in love with Oliveira the first time he saw her at the home.

Jacob acknowledged the fact that his fiancee is a little older than him, but he stressed that it doesn’t matter because she makes him very happy.

Other residents at the home said that the couple spend the entire day together. They are seen eating together and having a good time.

Jacob and Oliveira have never been married before.

Doctors said that they do not believe that two would be able to live on their own and ordered them to stay in the retirement home as a married couple.

The couple held an engagement party for 150 guests.