Birth announcements for Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013
Micah Alan and Savannah Marie Hofer
Kady Jo and Andrew Brett Hofer of Dixon are the parents of twins born at 8:36 a.m. and 8:37 a.m., respectively, Sept. 9, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Micah Alan Hofer weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length. Savannah Marie Hofer weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Marcia and Robert Oring of Eaton Rapids, Mich.
Paternal grandparents are Gary and Rebecca Hofer of Sherrard.
Paternal great-grandparents are Harold and Sandy Morrison of Viola and Betty Hofer of Aledo.
Bryson Nicholas Boer
Marshelle Wagenknecht of Sterling and Denny Boer of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 9 a.m. Sept. 16, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Bryson Nicholas Boer weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was 23 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Raeden Boer, 10, Davien Tindell, 9, Braylen Boer, 7, and Allyson Boer, 5.
Maternal grandparents are Don and Laura Conklen of Rock Falls and David Wagenknecht of Sterling.
Paternal grandparents are Dennis and Judy Boer of Belvidere.
Maternal great-grandparents are Lorenzo and Concha Cervantes of Sterling and Pat Conklen of Rock Falls.
Paternal great-grandparents are Loraine Boer of Hayward, Wis., and Charles Zullo of Ingleside.
Claire Vivian Coffelt
Sandee E. and Chancey W. Coffelt of Dixon are the parents of a daughter born at 12:28 p.m. Aug. 28, 2013, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Claire Vivian Coffelt weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.
She is welcomed by Kaitlynn E. Wilson, 12, and Anabelle S. Coffelt, 2.
Maternal grandfather is Steve Heather of Cortland.
Paternal grandparents are Debbie Linboom of Bethany, Mo., and Ted A. Coffelt of O’Neal, Neb.
Violet Olivia Rose Crowe
Allison Ramirez and Steven Crowe of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 5:44 a.m. Sept. 16, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Violet Olivia Rose Crowe weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Amber Ramirez of Cottonwood, Ariz., and Fernando Ramirez of Champaign.
Paternal grandparents are Steve Crowe Sr. and Linda Crowe, both of Sterling.
Owen Michael Schmidt
Amy and Jay Schmidt of Polo are the parents of a son born at 8:25 a.m. Sept. 19, 2013, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Owen Michael Schmidt weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces at birth and was 22 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Alivia Schmidt, 7.
Maternal grandparents are Jim and Renae Shrader of Polo.
Paternal grandparents are Bob and Judy Schmidt of Polo.
Paternal great-grandfather is Joseph Mason of Polo.
The birth announcements for Lia Valentina Almanzan, Hana Lecaj, and Gabriel Phoenix Abell 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.