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Births

Births Announced

Maynard: Todd and Dana (Rod) Maynard of Manlius are the parents of a daughter born Dec. 5 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Funderberg: Dustin and Meagan (Ragusa) Funderberg of Tiskilwa are the parents of a daughter, Stella Ann, born Dec. 10 at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one sister, Olivia, 5 and one brother, Nolan, 2. Maternal grandparents are Sally Pelszynski of Princeton and the late Rick Ragusa. Paternal grandparents are Rick and the late Nancy Funderberg of Tiskilwa.

Washkowiak: Jeremy and Dawn (Hilmes) Washkowiak of LaSalle are the parents of a son, Micah Jay, born Dec. 11 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Eli Scott, 1 1/2. Maternal grandparents are Donna and Larry Hilmes of Mendota. Paternal grandparents are Dennis and Linda Washkowiak of Granville. Great-grandparents are Art and Ester Washkowiak of Oglesby, Richard and Carol Mathey of Peru, Verena Pike of Breese and Elanor Loch of LaSalle.

Jones: Natalie Jones of Princeton is the parent of a son, Liam Carter, born Dec. 9 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and measured 19 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Bradyn Philip Briddick, 7, and one sister, Neveah Joy Briddick, 5. Grandparents are Nancy and Joe Carper of Sheffield, and William Jones of Sheffield. Great-grandparents are William and Judy Jones of Sheffield.

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