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Births

Birth announcements for Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017

James Bruce Elliott Schultz

Misty and Edward Schultz of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 10:36 a.m. Oct. 11, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

James Bruce Elliott Schultz weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Emmett Ortgiesen, 8, Ashlynn Schultz, 6, and Andrew Schultz, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Brian and Sara Woodrow of Rockford and Sheri and Steve Bates of Davenport, Iowa.

Paternal grandparents are James Schultz and Rebecca Kempton, both of Rock Falls.

Maternal great-grandmothers are Alberta Woodrow of Rockford and Pamela Ortgiesen of Dixon.

Paternal great-grandparents are Lynn and Ed Hammelman of Rock Falls.

Arthur Jack McKnight

Alyssa P. Gonzalez and Christopher M. McKnight of Dixon are the parents of a son born at 8:03 p.m. Oct. 17, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Arthur Jack McKnight weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Debbie Garber and Kirk Hudson, both of Dixon.

Paternal grandparents are Roy McKnight and Ronette McKnight, both of Dixon.

Maternal great-grandfather is Harold Garber of Polo.

Paternal great-grandparents are Carol Ackerson and Carl Ackerson, both of Dixon.

Ava Lynn Roberts

Ellie and Scott Roberts of Polo are the parents of a daughter born at 5:18 p.m. Nov. 10, 2017, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.

Ava Lynn Roberts weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

Maternal grandparents are Ed and Donna Dyer of Polo.

Paternal grandparents are Larry and Joy Roberts of Polo.

Maternal grandmother is Arvilla Siddens of Sterling.

Westen Marcus Bauser

Allyson Howard and Andy Bauser of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 8:18 a.m. Nov. 21, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Westen Marcus Bauser weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces at birth and was 20 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Brayden Swanson, 4, and Molleigh Bauser, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Dena and John Jones of Sterling and Jim and Charity Howard of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Bill and Bonnie Bauser of Sterling.

Maternal great-grandparents are Sharon Allen and Ray Green, both of Dixon.

Miles Lloyd Schumaker

Megan Blackburn and Tim Schumaker of Prophetstown are the parents of a son born at 1:25 a.m. Nov. 23, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Miles Lloyd Schumaker weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces at birth and was 20.5 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Destinee Schumaker, 21, Andrew Schumaker, 18, and Harper Wilson, 5.

Maternal grandparents are Bryan and Amy Blackburn of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Dennis and Virginia Schumaker of Rock Falls.

Maternal great-grandparents are Donald Little and Dolores Vroman, both of Sterling.

Chad Thomas Yeager Jr.

Krystal and Chad Yeager of Wyanet are the parents of a son born at 6:13 a.m. Nov. 24, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Chad Thomas Yeager Jr. weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Jade Yeager, 10, Nikita Yeager, 5, and Amara Yeager, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Natalie Paille of Rock Falls and Robert Paille of Canada.

Paternal grandparents are Regina McGlown of Wyanet and Raymond Yeager of Thayer.

Maternal great-grandmother is Rebecca Pezzelle of Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania.

Elias John Roger Gonzalez

Emily and David Gonzalez of Rock Falls are the parents of a son born at 12:03 a.m. Nov. 25, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Elias John Roger Gonzalez weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was 21.5 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Kaysen Gonzalez, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Roger and Aida Davy of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Suzette Gonzalez of Sterling and the late John Gonzalez.

Thatcher William Lundy

Jessica Pageloff and Mason Lundy of Prophetstown are the parents of a son born at 9:53 a.m. Nov. 28, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Thatcher William Lundy weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces at birth and was 22 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Octavia Lundy, 1.

Maternal grandparents are Hope and Steven Hamann of Prophetstown and Dan Pageloff of Rock Falls.

Paternal grandparents are Dana Johnson and Scott Thomas of Rock Falls and Jeff Lundy and Mary Pinkus of Beach Park.

Maternal great-grandparents are Cindy Hoogerwerf and Shirley Colville, both of Prophetstown, and Ron Pageloff of Rock Falls.

Paternal great grandparents are Chuck and Mario-Jean Lundy of Wadsworth and Tom and Judy Douglas of Mesa, Arizona.

Mitchell George Gleissner

Sydni and Tom Gleissner of Sterling are the parents of a son born at 12:46 a.m. Nov. 28, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

Mitchell George Gleissner weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces at birth and was 21 inches in length.

He is welcomed by Callum Gleissner, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Mark Mitchell and Christine Mitchell, both of Sterling.

Paternal grandparents are Ralph Gleissner and Cindy Gleissner, both of Ashton.

Information sought

The birth announcements for Hadley Sue Ebersole and K’Marion Michael Blackmon cannot be printed without additional information. The editorial department has been unable to reach the submitters. If those who submitted them could call 815-625-3600, ext. 5501, it would be appreciated.

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