COOPER - Carl and Elizabeth (Ochave) Cooper of Garden welcomed a daughter, Leandra Ochave, at OSF St. Francis Hospital on Sept. 6 at 8:25 a.m. Leandra weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 18.5 inches long.
She joins five siblings at home.
Her grandmother is Erlinda Ochave of the Philippines.
Leandra's great-grandmother is Herminia Ochave of Concepcion Maniago, Philippines.
DERKOS - A daughter, Annie Younhee, was welcomed into the family of Joey and Kari (Fox) Derkos of Rochester Hills, Mich. Adopted from Seoul, South Korea, Annie was born on Oct. 12, 2010, and arrived at her new home on April 27, 2012.
Annie joins brother, Ryan, at home.
Her grandparents are Bob and Annette Fox of Clarkston, Mich., and Joe and Mary Derkos of Escanaba.
Annie's great-grandparents are James Fox, Katharine Kolleth, and Lorayne D. Fletcher.
GRZYB - Bradley Grzyb and Chelsea Rabitoy, both of Escanaba, welcomed a son, Jake Bradley, on Sept. 7 at 12:42 p.m. Jake weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 19 inches long when delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital.
He is the couple's first child.
The baby's grandparents are Mike and Kim Rabitoy of Escanaba, and John and Mary Grzyb of Bark River.
McCARTHY - On July 13, Ed and Jennifer (Chenier) McCarthy of Escanaba welcomed a son, Brady Charles, born at 11:47 p.m. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 19 inches long when he was delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital.
Brady joins his brother, Jack, at home.
His maternal grandparents are Dale and Wanda Chenier of Gladstone. Paternal grandparents are Ed and Sue McCarthy and Jim and Tina Jensen, all residents of Escanaba.
Betty Vandrese of Cornell and Ed and Pat McCarthy of Escanaba are the baby's great-grandparents.