BROWN - Khloe Marie Brown is the name chosen for the newborn daughter of Linda Jenshak and Bradley Brown, both of Gladstone. The infant was delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital on July 5 at 8:21 a.m. Khloe weighed 10 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long at birth.
She joins half-brother, Joshua, 7, and brother, Collin, 2, at home.
Joan and Dan Bender, along with Mark Jenshak, all of Gladstone, are the baby's maternal grandparents. Paternal grandparents are Gayle and Ricky Young of Waynesburg, Ky., and Jackie Brown of Liberty, Ky.
Khloe's great-grandparents are Duane and Nancy Bovin of Gladstone, Bob and Merna Jenshak of Escanaba, and Tony and Flo Ely of Stanford, Ky.
DEMEUSE - A son, Liam David, is the first child for Derrick Kolaske and Marie Krol of Escanaba. The infant weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 19 inches long when he was delivered at OSF St. Francis hospital on July 6 at 9:12 p.m.
The baby's maternal grandparents are Doreen Krol and Matthew Krol, both of Gladstone. Greg and Brenda Demeuse of Escanaba, and Karrie Newhauser and Curtis Paape of Sheboygan, Wis., are his paternal grandparents.
Great-grandparents are Sally and Raymond Krol, Marilyn and Raymond Brunette, and Daniel and Sharon Demeuse.
GARTLAND - Former Escanaba residents, Greg and Michelle Gartland of West Bloomfield, Mich., welcomed a baby girl, their first child, born at Henry Ford Hospital on June 3 at 10:33 a.m. Samara Lyn weighed in at 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
The mother's maiden name is Michelle Weissert.
Bob and Julie Gartland and Fred and Darlene Weissert, all of Escanaba, are Samara's grandparents.
The infant's great grandparents are Ken and Pat Gartland of Soo Hill and Josephine Grenier.
LARSON - Wells residents, Neil Larson and Gina Stropich, welcomed a baby boy, their second child, born at Marquette General Hospital on June 8 at 9:23 p.m. Henrik David Larson weighed in at 6 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 19 inches long.
The baby joins his sister, Olivia, at home.
Jerry and Janice Stropich of Escanaba, and Tod and Janet Larson of Wells are Henrik's grandparents.
The baby's great-grandparents are Clem Larson of Wells, and Ruth Possi and Arlene Stropich, both of Escanaba.
PEPIN - On June 16, newborn, Ellie May, was welcomed by Escanaba residents, Coletan and Shay (Wunder) Pepin. Ellie was delivered at 9:16 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds and was 18.5 inches long.
Ellie joins sister, Trinity, at home.
Her grandparents are Ellen and Kevin Wunder, and Wayne Pepin, all of Escanaba, and Katrina Pepin of Gladstone.
Ellie's great-grandparents are Annis and Gary Bengston, Eugene and Dorothy Pepin, and Lora Lund, all of Escanaba, and Harley and Dee Wunder of Bark River.
Great-great-grandparents are Devere "Jim" Hinkson and Pearl Honkonen, both of Escanaba.