Birth

Jadyn Eugene

KUECKER — Michael Kuecker and Kathleen Popour of Gladstone announce the birth of their son, Jadyn Eugene, born on Feb. 15 at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He arrived at 3:51 a.m. weighing 8 pounds, 4.8 ounces and was 20 inches long at birth. Lonny Popour of Gladstone, Michelle Tryan of ...

Delaney Jae

IRVING — Jason and Rocquel (Lawrence) Irving of Escanaba announce the birth of their daughter, Delaney Jae, born on Feb. 20, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 12:39 p.m. weighing 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long at birth. Delaney joins Trevor, Jenna, Austin, and Brayden ...

Ridley James

REISNER — Jason Mosier-Reisner and Anne Robinson of Gladstone announce the birth of their son, Ridley James, born on Feb. 25 at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He arrived at 8:44 a.m. weighing 8 pounds, 0.2 ounces and was 18.5 inches long at birth. Hue Reisner and Vanesa Mosier of Escanaba are ...

Jax John

THOMPSON — A baby boy, Jax John, was born Feb. 14 to Ryan Thompson and Taylor VanBrocklin of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 12:06 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 9.2 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long at birth. Jax has an older brother named Devyn. Jax’s ...

Axtyn Eric

BRUNETTE — A baby boy, Axtyn Eric, was born Nov. 15, 2018, to Allen Brunette and Brienna Thompson of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 8:44 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 9.5 ounces and was 18 inches long. Axtyn will join siblings­ ­Callie and ...

McKenna Marie

PARSONS — A baby girl, McKenna Marie, was born Feb. 1 to James and Samantha Parsons of Gladstone. The baby was delivered at 9:07 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She will join four brothers at home. McKenna’s grandparents are ...

Keara Louise

SWAYER — Chelsea Swayer of Manistique announces the birth of her daughter, Keara Louise, born on Feb. 14, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 1:19 p.m. weighing 6 pounds, 3.4 ounces and was 18 inches long at birth. Austin and Patricia Swayer of Manistique are the baby’s grandparents.

Paxton Robert

LEISNER — Gladstone residents Mitchell Robert and Brittany Ann Leisner welcomed a son, born at OSF Hospital on Jan. 24 at 8:28 p.m. ­Paxton Robert weighed in at 6 pounds, 11.9 ounces, and was 18 inches long at birth. Doug and Brigit Price of Bark River and Rob and Pam Leisner of Gladstone ...

Braxton Wayne

FLEURY — A baby boy, Braxton Wayne, was born Feb. 18 to Donald Fleury and Sonya Tryan of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 8:16 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 19.75 inches long. Braxton joins his sisters Lily, Gracie and Mia at ...

Harlee Jean

RACICOT — An infant girl, Harlee Jean, was born to Tim and Sarah (Swille) Racicot on Feb. 3 at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Harlee arrived at 8:30 a.m., weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches in length at birth. The baby’s grandparents are Wendy and the late Mike Swill and Joe and ...

Kruze William

QUINN — A baby boy, Kruze William, was born Feb. 5 to Nicholas Quinn and Kamarie Gendron of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 1:27 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 18 inches long. Kruze’s grandparents are Janet Draze, Dave Gendron and Bill and ...

Paxton Robert

LEISNER — Gladstone residents, Mitchell Robert and Brittany Ann Leisner, welcomed a son, born at OSF Hospital on Jan. 24 at 8:28 p.m. Paxton Robert weighed in at 6 pounds, 11.9 ounces, and was 18 inches long at birth. Doug and Brigit Price of Bark River and Rob and Pam Leisner of Gladstone ...

Leah Lucille

SCHLOSSER — Steve and Melissa (Hansen) Schlosser of Gladstone announce the birth of their daughter, Leah Lucille, born on Jan. 10, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 8:35 a.m. weighing 8 pounds, 11.3 ounces and was 19 inches long at birth. She joins two siblings at home. Kevin ...

Venture Grace

WARREN — Emily and Cody Warren of Bark River welcomed a daughter, Venture Grace, born Jan. 20 at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds. Her grandparents are Cherie and Joe Briggs of Bark River, and Dale Warren of Kingsford and Colleen Warren of Norway. Great-grandparents ...

Julian Giovanni

CRONICK — A baby boy, Julian Giovanni, was born Feb. 1 to Jacob Cronick and Alexandria Parrotta. The baby was delivered at 4:47 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 2.5 ounces, and was 18.5 inches long. Grandparents are Eric and Tara Parrotta of Bark River, Virginia Casey ...

Henley Sofia

PACH — Tim and Ashley (Walker) Pach of Lakeway, Texas welcomed a daughter, Henley Sofia, born on Jan. 18, 2019 at Baylor, Scott and White Medical Center in Lakeway, Texas. Henley arrived at 2:17 a.m. weighing 8 pounds 1 ounce and was 20.5 inches long. Proud grandparents are Tim and Sue Pach ...

Siarra Hope

FORMOLO — Luke Formolo and Jenniffer Campbell of Naubinway, Mich. announce the birth of their daughter, Siarra Hope, born on Jan. 9, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 8:25 a.m. weighing 8 pounds, 5.7 ounces, and was 19 inches long at birth. Siarra joins siblings Ashton Foster and ...

Bella Claire

EDINGTON — An infant girl, Bella Claire, was born to Chad and Jacqueline (Meunier) of Escanaba on Jan. 12 at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Bella arrived at 3:53 p.m., weighing 7 pounds, 5.2 ounces and was 18.5 inches in length at birth. Bella joins her big sister Aurora in the family. The ...

Juliette Elizabeth

JOHNSON — A baby girl, Juliette Elizabeth, was born Jan. 13, to Randall and Milinda (McNally) Johnson of Rock. The baby was delivered at 6:34 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 7.2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Juliette joins her sister Melissa at home. The baby’s ...

Janessa Rose

MURRAY — A baby girl, Janessa Rose, was born on Jan. 2, 2019 at 8:47 a.m. at OSF. Hospital to Robert and Amanda (Burket) Murray of Escanaba. Janessa weighed 6 pounds 7.2 ounces and was 17 inches long at birth. She joins big sisters Savanna and Adalynn at home.