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Births

Births Announced

Caylee Ellen-Nicole Saferite

Darcy Saferite-Shafer of Magnolia is the parent of a daughter, Caylee Ellen-Nicole, born July 9 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 5 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by three brothers, Drew, 17, Mycheal, 11, and Greyson, 5, and one sister, Veah Bella, 1. Grandparents are Dallas and Doris Saferite.

Adeline Rose Wietzel

Shae Altizer and Devin Wietzel of Peru are the parents of a daughter, Adeline Rose, born July 10 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Heather Morgan and Kenneth Altizer. Paternal grandparents are Sonny Wietzel and Kelly Powell. Great-grandparents are Christy Morgan, Ann Altizer, Cecil Altizer and Charlie Powell.

Lenihan

Ian and Miciah (Costilow) Lenihan of Spring Valley are the parents of a son born July 13 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Kane Daniel Smith

Whitney (Kelly) Smith and Jacob Smith of Lacon are the parents of a son, Kane Daniel, born July 12 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Kash, 3, and two sisters, Molly, 10, and Maci, 7. Grandparents are Scott Kelly and Paulette Kelly of Sparland, Don and Vicki Smith of Varna, and Becky and Gary Porter of Pontiac.

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