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Births

Births Announced

Lars Deofil Jessen

Vince Jessen and Lisa Orteza of Princeton are the parents of a son, Lars Deofil, born Oct. 26 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Dr. Deofil and Rosemarie Orteza of Princeton. Paternal grandparents are Drew and Nida Jessen of Oglesby.

Sienna Willa Renee Sommer

Ryan (Franklin) and Kharyn Sommer of Granville are the parents of a daughter, Sienna Willa Renee, born Nov. 1 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 19 1/2 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one sister, Livia, 1. Maternal grandparents are Bill and Amy Sommer of Spring Valley. Paternal grandparents are Gerald Franklin of LaSalle and Debra Ringenberg of Oglesby. Great-grandparents are Tess Harju of Spring Valley, Robert Hash of Ottawa, and Eleanor Franklin of Lawrenceville, Ga.

Haage

Justin and Jackie (Gustafson) Haage of Wyanet are the parents of a daughter born Oct. 25 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Culbertson

George Culbertson and Lindsey Porter are the parents of a daughter born Oct. 28 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Anne Francis Etzenbach

Kurt and Sally (Newcomer) Etzenbach of Granville are the parents of a daughter, Anne Francis, born Nov. 1 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Mary Newcomer of LaSalle. Paternal grandparents are Tom Etzenbach of Peru, and Rich and Jane Smith of Eldridge, Iowa.

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