Roberta McCain turns 107: 'The View' co-host Meghan McCain wishes her grandmother a happy birthday

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A life well lived!

"The View" co-host Meghan McCain tweeted sweet birthday wishes for her grandmother, Roberta McCain, who is celebrating her 107th birthday on Feb. 7.

"Happy 107th birthday to my grandmother Roberta McCain," Meghan wrote. "You are the epitome of strength and grace, an American treasure and one of my life role models. Thank you for showing me and so many others how to truly live life on your own terms. I love you."

She included a photo of the two sharing a hug. Also in the snapshot is Roberta's son, the late Sen. John McCain, as well as Sen. Lindsey Graham.

John McCain, who was one of Roberta's three children, died in August 2018 at 81 after a battle with brain cancer.

In John's memoir, Faith of My Fathers, he described Roberta as an "extroverted and irrepressible woman,."

She held hands with granddaughter Meghan as they sat next to each other at John's funeral. She was the last person to touch his casket and did the sign of the cross after doing so.

Roberta's late husband, also named John, was a U.S.Navy Admiral who died in 1981. Her twin sister, Rowena, died in 2011 at age 99.

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WASHINGTON - MAY 13: (AFP OUT) Roberta McCain (R), mother of Republican U.S. presidential hopeful Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) (L), speaks during a taping for a broadcast on the 'Meet the Press' website at the NBC Studios May 13, 2007 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images for Meet the Press)
Arizona Sen. John McCain thanks supporters, including his mother, Roberta McCain, gathered at The Citadel after his South Carolina primary win in Charleston, South Carolina, Saturday, January 19, 2008. (Photo by Erik Campos/The State/MCT via Getty Images)
Roberta McCain and Al Hunt arrive for an after-party hosted by Bloomberg following the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on April 26, 2008 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Paul Morigi/WireImage)
ALEXANDRIA, VA - APRIL 01: As Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) is introduced, (L-R) McCain's wife Cindy, daughter Meghan, and mother Roberta look on during a campaign event at Episcopal High School April 1, 2008 in Alexandria, Virginia. McCain, who attended the high school, held a 'town hall' style meeting with questions from students during the event. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Roberta McCain, mother of Republican presidential candidate John McCain, sits with her granddaughters, Megan, during the first day of the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota, Monday, September 1, 2008. (Photo by Marc Lester/Anchorage Daily News/MCT via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 01: Roberta McCain, mother of Senator John McCain of Arizona, Republican presidential candidate, attends day one of the Republican National Convention (RNC) at the Xcel Center in St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S., on Monday, Sept. 1, 2008. The RNC will run until Sept. 4. (Photo by Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Cindy McCain, wife of Republican presidential nominee, John McCain, takes photos while seated next to McCain's mother, Roberta McCain, at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota, Tuesday, September 2, 2008. (Photo by Chuck Kennedy/MCT/MCT via Getty Images)
Roberta McCain, mother of Republican presidential candidate Arizona Senator John McCain helps to prepare comfort packages at the GOP Delegates Hurricane Relief Activity at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on September 3, 2008.AFP PHOTO Robyn BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Roberta McCain (R), mother of Republican presidential candidate Senator John McCain visits with volunteers during a rally at the Crystal City McCain campaign headquarters on October 9, 2008 in Arlington, Virginia. AFP PHOTO / TIM SLOAN (Photo credit should read TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)
PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 16: Roberta McCain (C), mother of Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) walks to a waiting vehicle after stepping off the 'Straight Talk Express' campaign plane October 16, 2008 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The McCain campaign sees Pennsylvania as a must-win state in his bid for the presidency against Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL). (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - NOVEMBER 04: The family of Senator John McCain of Arizona, Republican presidential nominee, including his mother Roberta, center, look on as he delivers his concession speech during an election night gathering outside the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S., on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008. Senator Barack Obama of Illinois was elected the 44th president of the U.S. by a wide margin, opening a new chapter in the country's history as the first African-American president-elect. (Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO -- Episode 3763 -- Air Date 05/13/2009 -- Pictured: Roberta McCain during an interview on May 13, 2009 (Photo by Margaret Norton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 17: Joe McCain, brother of Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and Roberta McCain, mother of Senator John McCain, arrive for the DC screening of 'John McCain: For Whom The Bell Tolls' at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on May 17, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Leigh Vogel/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - AUGUST 31: The daughter of the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., Meghan, and the senator's mother, Roberta, 106, pay respects as McCain lies in state in the Capitol rotunda on August 31, 2018. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Roberta McCain (C), age 106, mother of John McCain, confers with Meghan McCain (L), daughter of John McCain, as US Vice President Mike Pence speaks during the ceremony honoring the late US Senator August 31, 2018 in the Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington, DC. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
Roberta McCain (C), age 106, mother of John McCain, approaches the casket during the ceremony honoring the late US Senator August 31, 2018 in the Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington, DC. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 31: Roberta McCain, mother of, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., wipes her eyes as she looks at his casket as he lies in state in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol, on August 31, 2018 in Washington, DC. The late senator died August 25 at the age of 81 after a long battle with brain cancer. He will lie in state at the U.S. Capitol, a rare honor bestowed on only 31 people in the past 166 years. Sen. McCain will be buried at his final resting place at the U.S. Naval Academy. (Photo by Andrew Harnik-Pool/Getty Images)
Roberta McCain, mother of late Senator John McCain, pays respect during a memorial service at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018. McCain will lie in state at the Capitol for two days before being laid to rest at the U.S. Naval Academy. Photographer: Aaron P. Bernstein/Bloomberg via Getty Images
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 31: Roberta McCain, 106, wipes away tears during a ceremony where the body of her son, late-Sen. John S. McCain lies in state to honor the six-term senator from Arizona in the Capitol Rotunda on Friday. His daughter , Meghan McCain, (L) He is the 13th Senator to receive this honor. (Photo by Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - AUGUST 31: Roberta McCain, 106, mother of the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., pays respects to her son as the senator lies in state in the Capitol rotunda on August 31, 2018. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
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