Births

Newman

Theodore Newman and Alexis Stier, Stanhope, are the parents of a baby boy, Xavier Dean Newman, born March 11, 2017 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Grandparents are Sandy and Jim Hines, Stanhope.

Kroese

Levi and Clancy Kroese, Duncombe, are the parents of a baby girl, Eloise JoAnn, born February 28, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center. Grandparents are Kris and Karen Nicholson, Clare, Shari and Roger Burger, Lennox, and Alan Kroese, Virginia Beach, VA. Great grandparents are Eldon and ...

Ross

Michael and Amanda Ross are the parents of a baby boy, Bennett George, born on February 27, 2017 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Grandparents are Jim and Mandy Ross, Ankeny, and David and Carla Hadley, Emmetsburg. Great grandparents are Gen Ott, Greene, and Rita Lemanczyk, Ames.

Van Deer

Brad and Brittany Van Deer, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Brinley Bobby-Rae, born February 5, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center. She joins siblings Briley and Bailey. Grandparents are Dana and Barb Linn, Webster City, and Brian and Brenda Van Deer, Webster City. Great ...

Crane

Heidi and Chuck Crane, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Rowan Taylor, born February 10, 2017 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. She joins a sister, Hayden, 22 months. Grandparents are Peggy and Errol Erickson, Humboldt, and Jeff and Jan Crane, Webster City. Great grandparents ...

Durnell

Joshua and Kayce Durnell, Duncombe, are the parents of a baby girl, Harley J., born February 10, 2017 at Iowa Hospital. She joins a sister, Emilia, age 2. Grandparents are David and Audra J Durnell, Webster City, Richard Miller, Stanhope, and Tina and Scott Anderson, Eagle ...

Gonzales

Luis Gonzalez and Manuela Menchaca, Goldfield, are the parents of a baby girl, Jocelyn Cataleya Gonzalez, born February 5, 2017 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. She joins siblings Nathan, age 4, and Gizelle, age 10.

Koch

Keith and Rachel Koch, Williams, are the parents of a baby girl, MiKayla Lee-Ann, born January 24, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center. Grandparents are the late Jeff Knickerbocker,Tereasa Knickerbocker, Iowa Falls, Larry Koch, Fort Dodge, and Kathy Koch, Texas. Great-grandparents are ...

Gibson

James and Brittney Gibson, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Sophia Jane, born January 14, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center. Grandparents are Tom and Sherri Olson, Williams, Patrice Haastrup, Chicago, Illinois, and James Gibson Sr., Chicago, Illinois. Great grandparents are ...

Hernandez

Susy Illesca Hernandez, Vincent, is the parent of a baby boy, Gerard, born on Jan. 9, 2017 at Van Diest Medical Center. Grandparent is Margarita Saldivar, Vincent.

Jackson

Taylor Shubin and Avery Jackson, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Sawyer Avery Jackson, born December 6, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Grandparents are Kim Peck, Jeff Jackson, Mindy Highland-Jackson, and Mickie Shubin. Great grandparents are Denise McNew, Kathie ...

McGuire

Sean and Alena McGuire, Jewell, are the parents of a baby girl, Isabella Marie, born December 19, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Isabella joins four sisters.

O’Brien

Jason and August O’Brien, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Quinn Idella, born December 22, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Grandparents are Pam and Doug Ritter, Webster City, and Sharon O’Brien, Webster City. Great grandparent is Jerry Riley, Webster City.

Tapper

Matthew and Jenae Tapper of Ankeny are the parents of Kaden Matthew born Dec. 6, 2016, weighing 8 lbs., 14 oz. He joins brother Lucas, 2. Grandparents are Scott and Lisa Tapper, Webster City, Ray and Judy Althouse of Eagle, Nebraska. Anne Tapper of Webster City is a great-grandmother.

Wallerich

Nathan Wallerich and Jennifer Hanson, Webster City, are the parents of a baby girl, Ayda Ann, born December 9, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Ayda joins siblings Ivy, 15, Bria, 9, and Keighan, 7.

Yates

Brett Yates and Tasha Crystal, Leander, TX, are the parents of a baby girl, Autumn Riley, born November 25, 2016. Grandparents are Tony and Becky Crystal, Stratford, Angie and Rex Anderson, Bertram, TX, and Tim and Lisa Yates, Austin, TX. Great grandparents are Verlyn and Dorothy ...

Johnson

Jacob and Lauren Johnson, Clarion, are the parents of a baby boy, William Frederick, born November 30, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. William joins sisters Kate, age 3, and Eva, 18 months. Grandparents are Jamie and Janis Johnson, Stratford, and Scott and Stephanie Bailey, Pella. ...

Presler

Kaitlin Hiltabidle and Nash Presler, Eagle Grove, are the parents of a baby girl, Paislee Renae Presler, born November 12, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. Grandparents are the late Steve Hiltabidle, Kristy Chapan, Franklin, NC, and Becky Neavin and John Presler of Fort Dodge. Great ...

Ott-Janprasert

Ott-JanprasertKatie Ott and Jess Janprasert are the parents of a son, PaiDean Samsoc, born Oct. 18, 2016 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines.Grandparents are the late Sheila Rosendahl and the lateChris Ott, Tom and Chandee Jansprasert, Fresno, California. Millie and Richard Oleson of Webster City ...

Goodell

GoodellSeth and Kelly Goodell, Dakota City, are the parents of a baby boy, Isaiah Thomas, born on October 27, 2016 at Iowa Specialty Hospital.Isaiah joins siblings Alivia, 9, Adelynn, 7, Elijah, 5, and Elsie, 3.Grandparents are Darla Martin, Stanhope, and Mike and Diana Goodell, Eldora.Great ...