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Births

Births Announced

Zeke Alexander Avila

Destanie Shebley and Zacheriah Avila of Walnut are the parents of a son, Zeke Alexander, born Jan. 2 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 19 1/2 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Zacheriah Jr., 4 and one sister, Elizabeth, 1.

Lenna Ione Clary

Reid and Kylie (Veldhuisen) Clary of Princeton are the parents of a daughter, Lenna Ione, born Jan. 10 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. Maternal grandparents are Darin and Mary Veldhuisen of Marshall, Minn. Paternal grandparents are Rick and Robin Clary of Princeton.

Rylee Jade Callison

Logan and Stephanie (Hayes) Callison of Princeton are the parents of a daughter, Rylee Jade, born Jan. 12 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 18 1/2 inches in length. She was welcomed home by one sister, Rori Hayes, 5. Maternal grandparents are Jerry and Alecia Weber of Princeton, and Rich Hayes of Rolling Meadows. Paternal grandparents are Ron and Helen Callison of Sublette, and Keven and Tina Moore of LaMoille. Great-grandparents are Jim and Rita Hayes of Rolling Meadows, Diane Robertson of Winnebago, Jim and Marlene Sloan of Mendota, Bertie Callison of Lacon, and Ron and Bev Moore of Malden.

Tinley Marie Tracey

Sean and Sarah (Schneider) Tracey of Princeton are the parents of a daughter, Tinley Marie, born Jan. 12 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. She was welcomed home by two sisters, Rosie, 4, and Sadie, 3. Maternal grandparents are David and Jennifer Schneider of Lincoln. Paternal grandparents are Tom and Rita Tracy of Princeton. Great-grandparents are Marita Schneider of Lincoln, Mary Jo Tracey of Savanna and Wayne Haas of Savanna.

Loch

Cody and Kayleen (Haslam) Loch of Seatonville are the parents of a son born Jan. 14 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

Austin Lawrence St. Catherine

Mike and Emily (Myers) St. Catherine of Granville are the parents of a son, Austin Lawrence, born Jan. 15 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 19 1/2 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one sister, Lorraine. Maternal grandparents are Pam Lamarca of Sandwich, and Chuck and Cherri Myers of Mount Morris. Paternal grandparents are Dave and Linda St. Catherine of Spring Valley.

Lage

Aaron Lage and Priscilla Steenbergen are the parents of a daughter born Jan. 16 at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.

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