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Births

Birth announcements for Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017

Christine Robin Mardis

Samantha and Mark Mardis of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 11:04 a.m. Aug. 1, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Christine Robin Mardia weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces at birth and was 22 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Brian Mardis, 4, and Tilford Mardis, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Judith Kramer of Dixon and John and Jennifer Scully of Ohio, Illinois.

Paternal grandparents are Robin and Rebecca Mardis of Middleburg, Kentucky.

Maternal great-grandparents are John and Gayle Scully Sr. of Ohio, Illinois, and Geri Kramer of Dixon.

Rilynn Jo Dawn Tornow

Ashlynn Pierce and Austin Tornow of Rock Falls are the parents of a daughter born at 3:11 p.m. Aug. 1, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Rilynn Jo Dawn Tornow weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Lextin Tornow, 2.

Maternal grandmother is Paula Pierce of Freeport.

Paternal grandparents are Angela Tornow of Freeport and Kenneth Tornow of Prophetstown.

Maternal great-grandparents are Keith and Ginger Willing of Leaf River and Edward and Darleen Pierce of Marengo.

Paternal great-grandparents are Don and Alma Bowser of Dakota and Linda Tornow of Polo.

Luna Rebecca Happ

Amanda and Kyle Happ of Urbandale, Iowa, are the parents of a daughter born at 9:45 a.m. July 18, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa.

Luna Rebecca Happ weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces at birth and was 19.75 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Rand Alexander Happ, 5, Dexter William Edward Happ, 3, and Malcolm James Happ, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Tim and Mary McNinch of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Doug and Judy Happ of Coralville, Iowa.

Levi Allen Lappin

Andrea and Luke Lappin of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 10:02 a.m. July 13, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Levi Allen Lappin weighed 6 pounds at birth and was 19 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Laken Lappin, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Sonia and Brad Davis of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Jill Lappin of Dixon and the late Larry Lappin.

Rowan Patrick Renne

Taylor Tetrick and Nicholas Renne of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 3:20 a.m. July 3, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Rowan Patrick Renne weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Bryan and Becky Grafton and Randy Tetrick and Vickie Wernick, all of Dixon.

Paternal grandparents are Randall Renne and Peggy Renne, both of Dixon.

Maternal great-grandparents are Nancy and Dave Moore and Russ and Kay Tetrick, all of Dixon.

Paternal great-grandparents are George and Dolores Renne of Dixon.

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