Births Announced

Barnard: Jeremy Barnard and Hope Lock of Granville are the parents of a son, Holton Michael, born July 13 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 19 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Tim Lock of Tonica and Marie Dreyfus of Erie, Pa. Paternal grandparents are Roger and Pauline Barnard of Granville. Great-grandparents are Michael and Jean Lock of Tonica, Elias and Lourdes Roan of the Philippines, Jim and Betty Barnard of Peru, and Don and Joyce Lynn Bussell of Streator.

Sudol: Ryan and Katie (King) Sudol of Hong Kong are the parents of a son, Cameron Nicholas, born June 27 at Matilda Hospital in Hong Kong. He weighed 9 pounds. He was welcomed home by a sister, Mia, 4. Maternal grandparents are Richard and Connie King of Princeton. Paternal grandparents are Robert and Kathy Sudol of Southbury, Conn. Great-grandmother is Doris Miller of Princeton.

Samuels: William Samuels and Brittany D. Uzella of Granville are the parents of a son, Lucas Byron, born July 9 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. He was welcomed home by three brothers, Carter, 8, Kole, 6, and Beau, 5. Maternal grandparents are Dwayne Uzella of Granville and Patricia Finnagin of North Carolina.

Johnson: Christopher and Rebecca (Allen) Johnson of Princeton are the parents of a daughter, Odett Elizabeth, born July 16 at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 20 1/2 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Ken and Kathie Allen of Tiskilwa. Paternal grandparents are Russell Johnson and the late Joan Johnson.

Meusel: Johnathon Meusel and Meriah Cruz of Spring Valley are the parents of a son born July 11 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Rutherford: Matthew Rutherford and Kathleen Chresaidos of Ottawa are the parents of a daughter, Mortisha Annalee, born June 3 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. She was welcomed home by two sisters, Damona and Haley. Maternal grandparents are Robert and Patricia VanBelk of Paw Paw. Paternal grandparents are Todd and Lynn Rutherford of Marseilles. Great-grandparent is Ivene Fritche of Darien.

Hayes: Michael and Brittany (Foster) Hayes of Ottawa are the parents of a daughter, Serene Celeste, born July 9 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 8 pounds, and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one brother, Zephaniah Judah, 17 months. Maternal grandparents are Danny Foster of Oglesby and Carolyn Poore of Peru. Paternal grandparents are Steven and Pamela Hayes of Spring Valley. Great-grandparents are Quincy and Terry Poore of Spring Valley.