Carmel neighbors help celebrate woman's 91st birthday from a distance

(WTHR Photo/Lauren Kostiuk)

CARMEL, Ind. (WTHR) – Here's a story that should put a smile on your face.

Fran lives in Carmel and Sunday she celebrates her 91st birthday.

So take a look at what her neighbors did.

They lined up and down the block with balloons, signs, bikes and even a dog in a skirt.

Fran was so excited as they rounded the corner playing music.

She had no idea her neighbors were planning this surprise.

"She was going to have a party and obviously we can't all get together so we decided to do this and it's perfect," neighbor Priscilla Ball said.

Fran is like a celebrity in the neighborhood.

You could see how loved she is by the smiles on everyone's faces.

And everyone was careful to maintain their distance.

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