Birth announcements for Saturday, July 26, 2014
Kingston James Freeman
Melissa Dozard and Richard Freeman of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 6:01 a.m. July 11, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Kingston James Freeman weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Margaret Nelson of Tampico and Thomas Dozard of East Peoria.
Paternal grandparents are Richard Freeman of Wichita Falls, Texas, and Candace Mobratten of Breckenridge, Minnesota.
Maternal great-grandmother is Elizabeth Burmeister of Pekin.
Paternal great-grandmother is Linda Lefrancois of Battle Lake, Minnesota.
Victor Giovanni Padilla
Erendira Barrientos and Victor Padilla of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 9:09 p.m. July 10, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Victor Giovanni Padilla weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces at birth and was 21.5 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Juan Barrientos and Josefina Barrientos, both of Sterling.
Carter Eugene Engelkes
Kendyl Thrower and Timothy Engelkes of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 5:54 p.m. June 24, 2014, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Carter Eugene Engelkes weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Aspen Izabella, 6, Timothy Michael Jr., 4, Ellionna Parker, 2, and Lincoln Xavier-Loy, 1.
Maternal grandparents are Andrea Norris of Dixon and Daryl Thrower of Rockford.
Paternal grandparents are Dena Martinez, Tim Engelkes, and John Payne, all of Dixon.
Maternal great-grandparents are Ken and Jan Norris of Morristown, Tennessee, and John and Claire Thrower of Caledonia.
Paternal great-grandmothers are Pamela Martinez of Kalkaska, Michigan, and Linda Portner of Dixon.
Paternal great-great-grandmother is Thelma Stuut-Everett of Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Ethan James Grubb
Danielle Hall and Jimmy Grubb of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 10:27 p.m. July 10, 2014, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Ethan James Grubb weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces at birth and was 21.5 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Peyton, 2.
Maternal grandparents are Jerome Powers and Julia Powers, both of Dixon.
Paternal grandparents are Greg and Judy Grubb of Dixon and Laura Grubb of Rockford.
Maternal great-grandparents are Everett and Elsi Kraft of Dixon.
Paternal great-grandparents are Jim and Betty Grubb of Stillman Valley and Jan Hodge of Rockford.
Dayton Grant Nicholson
Kelly and Jesey Nicholson of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 7:55 a.m. July 10, 2014, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Dayton Grant Nicholson weighed 8 pounds at birth and was 21 inches in length.
Maternal grandparents are Valerie Dayton of Dixon and the late Tony Dayton.
Paternal grandparents are Jesse Perez and Ray and Maria Nicholson, all of Dixon.
Paternal great-grandparents are Sandy and Vic Gipson and Ron and Carol Linboom, all of Dixon, and Gloria and Mel Swartz of Rochelle.
Micah J. Valdivia
Stacy and Robert Valdivia Jr. of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 8:36 p.m. July 12, 2014, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
Micah J. Valdivia weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.
He is welcomed by Robert Valdivia III, 23, Raven Valdivia, 16, Isaac Valdivia, 7, and Rheanna Valdivia, 6.
Maternal grandparents are Mary Sodaro and Sam and Sue Sodaro, all of Rock Falls.
Paternal grandparents are Janie Valdivia and Robert and Cindy Valdivia, all of Rock Falls.
Emelia Ayla-Marie Dejesus
Lauren Metzler and Elijah Dejesus of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 3:36 a.m. July 10, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Emelia Ayla-Marie Dejesus weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce at birth and was 20 inches in length.
Maternal grandmother is Cledy Rumley of Sterling.
Paternal grandparents are Lorrie Randle of Rock Falls and Melcon Dejesus of Ashton.
Mandalay Reina Gomez
LindaRa and Alfredo Gomez of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter born at 8:26 a.m. July 15, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
Mandalay Reina Gomez weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces at birth and was 20.5 inches in length.
She is welcomed by Jose Gomez, 18, and Makeo Gomez, 1.
Maternal grandparents are Ramon Menchaca and Linda Menchaca, both of Rock Falls.
Paternal grandparents are Reginaldo Gomez and Leticia Gomez, both of Sterling.
The birth announcement for Brycen Nathaniel Moore cannot be printed without additional information. The editorial department has been unable to reach the submitter. If those who submitted it could call 800-798-4085, ext. 5501, it would be appreciated.