It followed a family party that weekend with 50 relatives attending to celebrate Ellie�s milestone birthday.
The former Boulder resident said taking life day by day had played a big part in getting her to the special day.
Juniper John Bryant residential manager Caroline Barlow said Ellie was a wonderful resident who was always smiling.
She said Ellie�s family had created a banner with lots of photos and she had been spoiled with many flowers and cards.
Ellie also received a letter from Queen Elizabeth and Prime Minister Tony Abbott.