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Births

Births Announced

Robert Richard Kiefel

Robert and Carlee (DeMoss) Kiefel of Peru are the parents of a son, Robert Richard, born June 26 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one sister, Alison, 5. Maternal grandparents are Steve and Jacci Pavy, and Richard Peradotti. Paternal grandparents are Bob Kiefel and Sue LeGalley. Great-grandparents are Tim and Alice DeMoss, and June Peradotti.

Chase Joseph Ervin Depauw

Nicole Walker and Chad Depauw of Princeton are the parents of a son, Chase Joseph Ervin, born June 28 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 21 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Carol Walker of Princeton and Donald Walker of West Virginia. Paternal grandparents are Ann Depauw of Princeton, and Richard and Debra Depauw of Mineral. Great-grandparent is Keith Heinzeroth Sr. of Mendota. Chase’s middle name, Ervin, is in memory of his great-grandfather.

Ellie Anne Harris

Jason and Kayla (Smith) Harris of Magnolia are the parents of a daughter, Ellie Anne, born June 28 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by three sisters, Millie, 7, Harley, 5, and Macie, 2. Maternal grandparents are Doug and Jill Smith of Magnolia. Paternal grandparents are George and Marlyn Seibert of Hennepin, and Jay and Chilo Harris of LaSalle. Great-grandparent is Marge Kays of Magnolia.

Jordy Walter Kowalczyk

Jakob and Nicole (Drzewiecki) Kowalczyk of Ottawa are the parents of a son, Jordy Walter, born June 29 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 19 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Jameson, 1.

Malone

Cordell and Hayley (Siebert) Malone are the parents of a daughter born July 3 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

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