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Birth announcements for Saturday, May 25, 2013

Published: Saturday, May 25, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

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Kiya Marie Kester

Tiffany Fargher and Matthew Kester of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter born at 10:16 p.m. May 8, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Kiya Marie Kester weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Xzaviher Kelly, 7, Jayla Fargher, 5, Tamara Fargher, 3, and Kamryn Kester, 1.

Maternal grandparents are Katie and Greg Manon of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Anita and Mike Meier of Rock Falls and the late Timothy Kester.

Maternal great-grandparents are Barbra and Jack Ludwick of Sterling.

Paternal great-grandparents are Nancy and Gillis Abney of Rock Falls.

Ian Drake Adams

Erica Faith and Bradley Earl Adams of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 6:59 p.m. May 3, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Ian Drake Adams weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces at birth and was 19.5 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Arabella Adams, 7, Evangelina Adams, 5, and Aryanna Adams, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Tracy Ishmael of Fairfax, Va., and Gerald Owens of Erlanger, Ky.

Paternal grandparents are Betty and David Colins of Sterling and Frank Adams of Wisconsin.

Maternal great-grandmother is Nina Adams of Dry Ridge, Ky.

Paternal great-grandmother is Eleanor Adams of Rock Falls.

Cooper Jaxon Chastain

Amy and Bryan Chastain of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 2:40 a.m. May 8, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Cooper Jaxon Chastain weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Joshua, 18, Sierra, 12, Taylor 10, and Jovi, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Mark and Gail Terveer of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Ruth Chastain of Prophetstown and Don and Barb Chastain of Coal Valley.

Maternal grandfather is Cletus Terveer of Rock Falls.

Erian Otto Tate

Heidi and Jared Tate of Nachusa are the parents of a son born at 10:55 a.m. May 8, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Erian Otto Tate weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

He is welcome by Christian, 7, and Guy, 5.

Maternal grandmother is Cynthia Clevenger of Dixon.

Paternal grandparents are Rob and Kristi Tate of Grand Detour.

Maternal great-grandfather is John Cornelius Sr. of Dixon.

Paternal great-grandmothers are Laura Urban of Sterling and Norma Oviatt of Omaha, Neb.

Jaxson Calvin Andrew Hummer

Stephanie and David Hummer of Redmond, Wash., are the parents of a son born at 2:30 a.m. May 3, 2013, at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue, Wash.

Jaxson Calvin Andrew Hummer weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces at birth and was 19.5 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Howard and Marsha Melchi of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Lt. Gen. Steve and Sheri Hummer of New Orleans.

Kipton Seth Gutshall

Jennifer and Benjamin Gutshall of Princeton are the parents of a son born at 6:32 a.m. May 1, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Kipton Seth Gutshall weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Deacon, 3.

Paternal grandparents are Joe Judd of Rock Falls and the late Lynda Carlson.

Paternal grandparents are Terry and Pam Gutshall of Buda.

Paternal great-grandparents are Clarence and Betty Coomer of Sheffield and Viona Gutshall of Buda.

Laci Marie Kersten

Stephanie and Jason Kersten of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 3:02 p.m. March 27, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Laci Marie Kersten weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce at birth and was 20.5 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Alex Kersten, 14, and Leigha Kersten, 1.

Maternal grandparents are Galen and Karen Wirth of Milledgeville.

Paternal grandparents are Glenn and Sharon Kersten of Dixon.

Maternal great-grandparents are William and Dorothy Riddle of Metamora.

Lucian Alexzander Chapman

Ashly Chapman of Rock Falls is the mother of a son born at 7:43 a.m. May 10, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Lucian Alexzander Chapman weighed 5 pounds, 7 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Cierra Gonzales, 12, and Nadya Gonzales, 11.

Maternal grandparents are Lydia and Mick Foster of Rock Falls.

Maternal great-grandparents are Dave and Carol Hadley of Rock Falls.

Karlee Nicole Tornow

Hailey Lewis and Keith Tornow of Freeport are the parents of a daughter born at 7:28 p.m. May 8, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Karlee Nicole Tornow weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Michelle Dennis and Darren Dennis, both of Rock City.

Paternal grandparents are Kenneth L. Tornow and Angela Tornow, both of Freeport, and Greg Smith and Dawn Smith, both of Clinton, Iowa.

Maternal grandparents are Jim and Linda Lewis, Kendall Johnson, and Joan Files, all of Rockford, and Don and Peggy Dennis of Ridott.

Paternal great-grandparents are Linda Tornow of Polo and Kenneth E. Tornow, Betty Tornow, Randy Kolthoff, and Barb Kolthoff, all of Lanark.

Luke Thomas Giffin

Shari and Paul Giffin of Lyndon are the parents of a son born at 7:57 p.m. May 13, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Luke Thomas Giffin weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, at birth and was 21 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Sydney Giffin, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Gordon and Paulette Zaagman of Morrison.

Paternal grandparents are Neil and Virginia Giffin of Prophetstown.

Maternal great-grandparents are Thelma and Frances Venhuizen of Morrison.

Emma Jean Renner

Lacy and Joseph Renner of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter born at 2:34 p.m. May 14, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Emma Jean Renner weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces at birth and was 22 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Allie Renner, 14, and Julia Renner, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Connie and Jeff Pursell of Rock Falls and Ronnie Hughes of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Chris Renner and Clarence Renner, both of Rock Falls.

Maternal great-grandparents are Mary Dickerson and Marvin and Kathleen Pursell, all of Rock Falls.

Kamila Jae Benitez

Nicole and Brian Benitez of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter born at 8:17 a.m. May 14, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Kamila Jae Benitez weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Kira Nicole Benitez, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Randy and Debra Whitlock of Polo.

Paternal grandparents are Hector and Nelida Benitez of Rock Falls.

Maternal great-grandparents are Len and Anne Jones of Oregon.

Paternal great-grandmother is Maria D’Angelo of Rosario, Argentina.

Information sought

The birth announcements for Gabriel Owen Hammer and Aubrey Jean Jenkins cannot be printed without additional information. The editorial department has been unable to reach the submitters. If those who submitted them could call 800-798-4085, ext. 501, it would be appreciated.

 

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