Zoie Lynn Marie Petersen
Morning Star and Charles David Petersen of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 3:40 a.m. Dec. 31, 2012, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Zoie Lynn Marie Petersen weighed 7 pounds at birth and was 21 inches in length.
She is welcomed by Zaiden Blaze Petersen, 6.
Maternal grandparents are Dale and Brenda Greer of Rock Falls and Anna Greer and Dennis Hooven of Orick, Calif.
Paternal grandparents are Robert Petersen and Cheryl Peterson, both of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandmother is Elva Greer of Rock Falls.
Paternal great-grandparents are Alice and Frank Andersen of Clinton, Iowa, and Donald and Loretta Shelly of Albany.
Henry Douglas Hillison
Carissa and Brian Hillison of Polo are the parents of a son born at 1:26 p.m. Dec. 13, 2012, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Henry Douglas Hillison weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces at birth and was 17.5 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Hadley Hillison, 3.
Maternal grandparents are Ed and Deb Fahs of Ashton and Doug and Julie Harms of Dixon.
Paternal grandparents are Doug and Sue Hillison of Polo.
Maternal great-grandparents are Don and Marilyn McClerren of Rock Falls, Jack and Pat Fahs of Walnut, and Hank and Jane Wohrley of Dixon.
Paternal great-grandparents are Joyce Warrenfeltz and Don and Dorothy Hillison all of Franklin Grove, Connie and Delbert Hillison of Wisconsin, and Glen and Joyce Langholf of Dixon.
Paternal great-great-grandmother is Verna Reiff of Dixon.
Cameron James Olalde
Patrice Adams and Nicolas Olade of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 11:14 a.m. Dec. 29, 2012, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Cameron James Olalde weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces at birth and was 18 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Esai Olalde, 10, and Ariela Olalde, 18.
Maternal grandmother is Dorothy Adams of Aurora.
Paternal grandmother is Josephine Saucedo of Rock Falls.
Rayne Surie Barton
Jessica Geesey and Stuart Barton Sr. of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter born at 3:55 a.m. Dec. 20, 2012, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Rayne Surie Barton weighed 6 pounds, 14.5 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.
She is welcomed by Stuart Barton Jr., 3.
Maternal grandparents are Anna and Jeff Hepker of Rock Falls and Kevin Geesey of Dixon.
Paternal grandparents are Pam and Mark Vandersnick and Mark Barton, all of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandparents are Bob and Linda Robbins of Rock Falls.
Paternal great-grandparents are Dorla and Ivy Barton and Phyllis Machnicki, all of Rock Falls, and Betty Devries of Sterling.
Julius James Jones
Diedra and John Jones of Amboy are the parents of a son born at 11:08 p.m. Dec. 19, 2012 at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Julius James Jones weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Kylie, 8, and Gabriel, 6.
Maternal grandparents are Donna Dewey and Todd Dewey of Amboy, and the late Hobert and Darlene Berogan.
Paternal grandparents are Christine Jones of Willowbrook and the late Delmar Jones.
Maternal great-grandparents are Jim and Frieda Searls of Amboy.
Charlie Paul Wedekind
Brittney Tompkins of Rock Falls and Steven Wedekind of Walnut are the parents of a son born at 8:38 a.m. Jan. 2, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Charlie Paul Wedekind weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are April and Ronnie Robnett of Rock Falls and Paul and Barb Tompkins of Tampico.
Paternal grandparents are Annette and David Ditzler of Polo and Paul and Denise Wedekind of Rock Falls.
Maternal great-grandparents are Dave and Shirley Tompkins of Rock Falls.
Paternal great-grandparents are Paul and Lynn Gerardy of Cedarville and Louise Gerardy of Hinkley.
August William Johnson
Heather and Toby Johnson of Tampico are the parents of a son born at 8:19 a.m. Jan. 3, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
August William Johnson weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Harper Ruth Johnson, 2.
Maternal grandparents are John and Marcia Widolff of Tampico.
Paternal grandparents are Jerry Johnson of Rock Falls and the late Donna Francis.
Noah William McPherson
Craig and Sarah McPherson of Tullamarine, Australia, are the parents of a son born at 12:51 p.m. Dec. 18, 2012.
Noah William McPherson weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces at birth and was 18 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Terry and the Rev. Marilyn Nolan of Dixon.
Paternal grandparents are Owen and Margaret McPherson of Tullamarine.
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