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Births

Births Announced

Pistole: Derek and Cassi (Maes) Pistole of Kewanee are the parents of a daughter, Cali Jo, born Feb. 15 at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Julius and Peggy Maes. Paternal grandparents are Gary and Sherrie Pistole.

Newton: Scott and Nicole (Isaacson) Newton of Princeton are the parents of a daughter born Feb. 15 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Yepsen: Justin and Tonya (Rosenthal) Yepsen of Sheffield are the parents of a daughter, Tinley Rose, born Feb. 15 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and measured 19 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Denny and Julie Rosenthal of Raymond. Paternal grandparents are Ron and Sheila Yepsen of Sheffield. Great-grandparents are Norma Hampton of Waggoner, Shirlen and Mary Rosenthal of Raymond, Helen Warren of Princeton, and Jack and Marion Yepsen of Tiskilwa.

Sment: James Sment and Stephanie Brand of Spring Valley are the parents of a daughter, Torri Jane Elizabeth, born Feb. 4 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by two siblings, Taylor McCauley, 15, and Ian McCauley, 12. Maternal grandparents are Terrance and Carolyn Brand of Atlanta, Ga.

Roberts: John and Angela (Ganschow) Roberts of Sheffield are the parents of a daughter, Lillian Claire, born Feb. 20 at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and measured 19 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are James and Debra Ganschow of Walnut. Paternal grandparents are Jeanne Roberts and Larry Roberts of Buda.

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