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Births

Birth announcements for Saturday, Dec. 2

Leah Madison Haas and Ian Jeremiah Haas

Brittany and Jeremy Haas of Le Claire, Iowa, are the parents of twins, a daughter born at 8:35 a.m. and a son born at 8:38 a.m. Oct. 12, 2017, at Genesis Hospital in Davenport, Iowa.

Leah Madison Haas weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces at birth and was 17 inches in length, and Ian Jeremiah Haas weighed 6 pounds at birth and was 18 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Alexa Quinn Haas, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Pam Queckboerner of Freeport and Gary and Mary Lou Meier of Milledgeville.

Paternal grandparents are Roger and Janelle Haas of Elizabeth.

Maternal great-grandparents are Randall and Joyce Peterson of Chadwick.

Paternal great-grandmother is Inez Meier of Chadwick.

Maternal great-great-grandparents are John and Vera Peterson of Freeport.

Paternal great-great-grandmothers are Lillian Haas of Stockton and Arlene Steen of Rockford.

Ayden Micah Walters

Alexandra Prado and Alex Walters of Tampico are the parents of a son born at 2:30 a.m. Nov. 16, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Ayden Micah Walters weighed 5 pounds, 6 ounces at birth and was 19.5 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Jace Simms, 6, and Jeremiah Walters, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Jessie Prado and Arnetter Ross, both of Sterling, and Andrea Regalado of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Micheal Walters Sr. and Diana Walters, both of Sterling.

Paternal great-grandparents are Karen Greening and Richard Greening, both of Como.

Leilah Ann Hemminger

Jennifer Collin and Bryon Hemminger of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 8 a.m. Nov. 16, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Leilah Ann Hemminger weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces at birth and was 20.5 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Gail and Estel Keefer Sr. of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Dillon Hemminger of Sterling and Jenny Chappell of Rock Falls.

Isabella Josephine Schreiner

Erin and Nathan Schreiner of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 11:49 a.m. Nov. 17, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Isabella Josephine Schreiner weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces at birth and was 21.5 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Zackary, 9, Dylan, 7, and Jaxson, 1.

Maternal grandparents are Dianna and Robert Brady of Dixon.

Paternal grandparents are Joanne and Glen Schreiner of Park View, Iowa.

Maternal great-grandmothers are Helen Weaver of Amboy and Sally Brady of Dixon.

Paternal great-grandfather is Richard Mayo of Simi Valley, California.

Wesley Benjamin Wells

Emily and Mathew Wells of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 7:47 p.m. Nov. 18, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Wesley Benjamin Wells weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Terry Hammett and Judy Hammett, both of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Richard Wells and Marcella Wells, both of Sterling.

Maternal great-grandfather is Joseph Lewandowski of Sterling.

Paternal great-grandfather is Edward Wells of Rock Falls.

Teigan Marie McCrary

Kenda Ullrich and Brandon McCrary of Amboy are the parents of a daughter born at 2:22 a.m. Oct. 1, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Teigan Marie McCray weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was 19 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Kayden McCrary, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Dana Crouse and Michael Ullrich, both of Amboy.

Paternal grandparents are Teresa McCrary of Dixon, and Joe Hintz of Amboy.

Maternal great-grandparents are Marty and Kathy Crouse of Amboy.

Sophia Kay Kuster

Amber and Nathan Kuster of Dixon are the parents of a daughter born at 4:40 p.m. Oct. 16, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Sophia Kay Kuster weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

Maternal grandfather is Chris Heide of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Brian and Lisa Kuster of Dixon.

Maternal great-grandparents are Barb and Dave Miller and Dennis and Brenda Skinner, all of Sterling.

Paternal great-grandparents are Kay Pottorff and John Kuster, both of Dixon.

Sophia Grace Valdivia

Marilyn and Roman Valdivia of Sterling are the parents of a daughter born at 12:47 p.m. Nov. 19, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Sophia Grace Valdivia weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

She is welcomed by Roman Josiah Valdivia, 7.

Maternal grandparents are Gary and Barb Tresenriter of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Juan and Emma Valdivia of Sterling.

Nathan Logan Michael Mendez

Ashley Bell of Rock Falls and Bradley Hambley Mendez of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 5:56 p.m. Nov. 19, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Nathan Logan Michael Mendez weighed 4 pounds, 9 ounces at birth and was 18 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Jessilynn A. Hambley Mendez, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Vanessa Echartea of Sterling and Tim Bell of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Fred Mendez of Rochelle and Connie Polhill of Sterling.

Maternal great-grandparents are Jill Fullmer of Rock Falls and John Bell of Sterling.

Paternal great-grandmother is Consuelo Mendez of Rock Falls.

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