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Births

Births Announced

Mia Rose Boege

Jade Braddy and James Boege of Mendota are the parents of a daughter, Mia Rose, born Aug. 30 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and measured 21 inches in length. She was welcomed home by two brothers, Gage Braddy, 9, and Chance Rose, 6. Maternal grandparents are Cindy Tennyson of Mendota, and Dwayne and Tracy Braddy of Princeton. Paternal grandparents are Laura and Everett Schmitto of Franklin Grove, and Dan Boege of Mendota. Great-grandparents are Bill and Joan Braddy of Hillcrest, Mary Ellen Ensor of Mendota and Annette Smith of Oak Brook.

Levi Dane Mehlbrech

Dane and Kristin (Clausen) Mehlbrech of Malden are the parents of a son, Levi Dane, born Aug. 28 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru. He weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 18 1/2 inches in length. He was welcomed home by seven siblings, Zach, 18, Reece, 17, Lexi, 14, Susanna, 9, Matthew, 8, Charlotte, 4, and Colton, 1. Maternal grandparent is Peter Clausen. Paternal grandparents are Ralph and Nina Mehlbrech.

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