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Births

Births Announced

Thurston

Adam Thurston and Mandi Moon of Wyanet are the parents of a son born Aug. 24 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Julien and Greysen Madison

Jonathan Madison and Kayla Bowen Dean of Peoria are the parents of twins sons, Julien John and Greysen Stephen, born Aug. 30 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Julien weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces and Greysen weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Randy and Julie Dean of DePue. Paternal grandparents are Steve and Billie Madison of Mapleton. Great-grandparents are the late John and Beverly Dean, Dennis and Nancy Bowen of Peru, Marie S. Madison of Eureka and the late Francis C. Madison, and the late William and Martha Horton of Peoria.

Paisleigh Reigh Ehnle

Courtney (Ehnle) Wooden of Sheffield is the parent of a daughter, Paisleigh Reigh, born Aug. 30 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds and measured 20 inches in length. Grandparents are Jennifer Adams and Jim Ehnle of Sheffield.

Matthias Jaxson Olson

Eric and Jennifer (Morrell) Olson of Oglesby are the parents of a son, Matthias Jaxson, born Aug. 31 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches in length.

Hudson Paul Lopez

Jeannette (Wheeler) Collier and Alan Lopez of LaMoille are the parents of a son, Hudson Paul, born Aug. 31 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Holden Lopez, 3, and one sister, Alexandria Collier, 15. Maternal grandparents are J. Richard and Carol Wheeler of LaMoille. Paternal grandparent is Mary Lopez of Spring Valley.

Waldorf

Matthew and Ivy (Schaumleffel) Waldorf of Spring Valley are the parents of a child born Aug. 31 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Dawson Clark Kelly

Katie Rasmunson of Spring Valley is the parent of a son, Dawson Clark, born Sept. 1 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Hayden, 4. Maternal grandparent is Vicky Miller of LaSalle.

Ruby Larie Wenzel

Greg and Lela (DeLong) Wenzel of Princeton are the parents of a daughter, Ruby Larie, born Sept. 2 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. She weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 21 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Steven and Wanda DeLong of LaMoille. Paternal grandparents are Guy and Sue Wenzel of LaMoille. Great-grandparents are Sue DeLong of LaMoille, and Dale and Evelyn Wenzel of LaMoille.

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