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Births

Births Announced

Lund

Joshua Lund and Jessica Thompson of Spring Valley are the parents of a son born Nov. 23 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Hemi Louise Gould

Hillary Gaffey and Jacob Gould of Manlius are the parents of a daughter, Hemi Louise, born Nov. 21 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one sister, Claire Gould. Maternal grandparents are Marty and Mary Gaffey of Iowa City, Iowa. Paternal grandparents are Robert “Bob” and Patty Gould of Sheffield. Great-grandparents are Fred Alters of Manlius and Mary Sturtewagen of Sheffield.

Livia Rose Sommer

Ryan and Kharyn Sommer of Granville are the parents of a daughter, Livia Rose, born Nov. 28 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 22 inches in length. Grandparents are Bill and Amy Sommer of Spring Valley, Gerald Franklin of LaSalle and Debra Ringenberg of Oglesby. Great-grandparents are Eleanor Franklin of Lawrenceville, Ga., Robert Hash of Ottawa and Tess Harju of Spring Valley.

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