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Births

Births Announced

Lydia Mae Albrecht

Jacob and Janielle (Kluzek) Albrecht of Dixon are the parents of a daughter, Lydia Mae, born June 1 at KSB Hospital in Dixon. She weighed 9 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 22 inches in length. She was welcomed home by a brother, Henry. Maternal grandparents are Harry and Rita Gill of Springfield. Paternal grandparents are Robert and Donna Albrecht of Ohio. Great-grandparents are Lois Haas of Bloomington, and Ernest and Alice Marks of Springfield.

Piper Isabell Petersen

Michael and Paige (Harrison) Petersen of Princeton are the parents of a daughter, Piper Isabell, born June 21 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and measured 20 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Robert and Debra Harrison of Princeton. Paternal grandparents are Darren and Lisa Petersen of Princeton. Great-grandparents are Shirley Schmidt of Princeton, Joyce Kemp of Hennepin, and Jerry and Kay Petersen of Hennepin.

Autumn Grace Elliott

Kevin and Lacy (Maxwell) Elliott of Chicago are the parents of a daughter, Autumn Grace, born June 16 at Prentice Women’s Hospital in Chicago. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 20 1/2 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one brother, Jake, 2. Maternal grandparents are Carl and Judy Maxwell of Altoona, Iowa. Paternal grandparents are Bob and Mary Lynn Elliott of Sheffield.

Dankenbring

Kenneth Dankenbring and Melinda Dinges of LaMoille are the parents of a son born June 24 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Maggie Ann Erwin

Jennifer Moreland and James Erwin of Bureau are the parents of a daughter, Maggie Ann, born June 21 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 21 inches in length. She was welcomed home by three brothers, James Erwin, 14, Dylan Conlin, 9, and Jase Erwin, 2 and two sisters, Haley Shofner, 22, and Summer Conlin, 12. Maternal grandparents are Mary Cork and Terry Cork of Bradford. Paternal grandparents are Rebecca Erwin and James Erwin of Bureau. Great-grandparent is Norma Camp of DePue.

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