Category Archives: Births

Broderick Joseph Guthrie

Tyson and Michelle (Montalto) Guthrie of Elburn announce that their son, Broderick Joseph, was born on May 26, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Rick and Carol Montalto of Sugar Grove, and the late Randy and Joanne Guthrie of Elburn.

This is the couple’s first child.

Avery Kyan, Oakley Michelle White

Jamie and Lisa (Molitor) White of Sugar Grove announce the birth of their daughters, Avery Kyan and Oakley Michelle, on May 17, 2010, at Rush Copley Hospital in Aurora. Avery weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces, and Oakley weighed 4 pounds, 14 ounces.

They have one older sister, Jessica, and three older brothers, Casey, Bradley and John. Their grandparents are Ed and Virginia White of Chicago and Ron and Carol Molitor of Elburn.

Broderick Joseph Guthrie

Tyson and Michelle (Montalto) Guthrie of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Broderick Joseph, who was born May 26, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Rick and Carol Montalto of Sugar Grove, and Tate Randy and Joanne Guthrie of Elburn.

This is the couple’s first child.

Jaymeson David Simmons

Julie Richardson and Marcus Simmons of DeKalb announce the birth of their son, Jaymeson David Simmons.

He was born April 18, 2010, at Provena Mercy Center in Aurora.

He weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long.

Jaymeson was welcomed home by big sisters Kennedy and Kaya.

Grandparents are Steve and Jean Richardson of Virgil, Mark and the late Marianne Delaney of Maple Park, and Merlene Lyons of Evanston, Ill.

Landon Levi Cornell

Chris and Jen Cornell of Hinckley are proud to announce the birth of their son, Landon Levi. He was born May 6, 2010, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Kathrine Gramly of Sugar Grove, and Brad and Deb Cornell of Elburn. Great-grandparents are Charlie Piper of South Bend, Ind., and Larry Cornell of Elburn.

Celia Rose Bedell

Michael and Christi (Warnick) Bedell of Elburn announce the birth of their daughter, Celia Rose. She was born March 12, 2010, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 18.5 inches long.

Her grandparents are Ralph and Lois Warnick of Hartselle, Ala., Janet and James Stephens of Hartselle, Ala., and Stella Bedell of Clarksburg, W.Va.

This is the couple’s first child.

Owen George Herra

Brian and Laura Herra of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Owen George, on Feb. 28, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

He weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Jan Herra of Elburn, and Brian and Leslie Nelson of Lily Lake.

Brody Reid Baumgartner

Colin and Jessica Baumgartner of Montgomery announce the birth of their son, Brody Reid, May 10, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 18 inches long.

His grandparents are Sue and Jeff Chada of Elburn, Harry and Jennifer Snyder of Byron, Ill., Julie Baumgartner of Sycamore, and Robert and Janine Baumgartner of Elburn.

His great-grandparents are Harry Charles Snyder of Byron, Ill., John and Kay Duffy of Wasco, and Ron and Pat Petrucci of Wasco.

Brody is the couple’s first child.

Andrew Ali

Shelley (Rogers) and Sayeed Ali of Geneva announce that their son, Andrew, was born April 28, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

He weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

His grandparents are Susan and Dan Ryan of Elburn, and Zakiah and Mohamed Ali of Quincy, Ill.

Andrew is the couple’s first child.

Harper Lorraine Williams

Aaron and Andrea (Headley) Williams of Elburn announce the birth of their daughter, Harper Lorraine, who was born March 14, 2010, at Edward Hospital in Naperville.

She weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Her grandparents are Bill and Sandy Headley of Alma, Ill. (formerly of Elburn), Don and Jennifer Williams of Elburn, and Denise and Barry Klewin of Elburn. Great-grandparents are John Walton of Elburn, and Lorraine Williams of Geneva (formerly of Elburn).

Harper was welcomed home by her sisters, Hope, 4, and Hannah, 3.

Miranda Sue Schramer

Brad and Laura (Chyllo) Schramer of Virgil announce the birth of their daughter, Miranda Sue, on March 9, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

She weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long.

Her maternal grandparents are Linda Duff of DeKalb, Ill., and John and Debra Chyllo of Elk Grove, Ill. Her paternal grandparents are Mark and Linda Schramer of Maple Park.

Great-grandparents are Jim and Barbara Duff of Maple Park, John and Marie Chyllo of Wooddale, Ill., Charles and Nadine Flint of Kaneville and the late Fritz and Sue Schramer of Virgil.

This is the couple’s first child.

Zoe Francis Johnson

Chad and Missy (Schramer) Johnson of Sycamore announce the birth of their daughter, Zoe Francis, on Jan. 16, 2010, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital in Sycamore, Ill.

She weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 18-1/2 inches long.

Her maternal grandparents are Mark and Linda Schramer of Maple Park. Her paternal grandparents are Roger Johnson and Jamie Johnson, both of Shabbona, Ill.

Great-grandparents are Charles and Nadine Flint of Kaneville, the late Fritz and Sue Schramer of Virgil, Jim and Kay Carson of DeKalb and Bea Johnson of Shabbona.

This is the couple’s first child.

Garrett Wesley Veldhuizen

Bert and Heather (Kohley) Veldhuizen of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Garrett Wesley, who was born Feb. 13, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

His maternal grandparents are Carol and Ron Williams of Maple Park, and Denny (deceased) and Wendy Kohley of Poynette, Wis.

His paternal grandparents are Dale Veldhuizen of Sycamore and Teri and Kem Moran of Birchwood, Wis.

Great-grandparents are Glenn and Helen Kahl of Maple Park, Vera Shoemaker of Woodstock, Ill., and Phyllis Stone of Birchwood, Wis.

Ensley Jon Smith

Stewart and Kristen (Carlson) Smith of Woodstock, Ill. announce the birth of their son, Ensley Jon.

He was born Jan. 29, 2010, weighing 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.

Ensley’s grandparents are Jan and Barbara Carlson of Elburn, and Malinda Smith of Minnesota. His great-grandparents are Margaret Nelson of Batavia, and Harold and Marjorie Smith of Roseville, Ill.

He was welcomed home by his big sister, Abygale, 4-1/2.

Avery Laine Strine

Greg and Kelly (Hollmier) Strine of Wheaton, Ill., announce the birth of their first child, Avery Laine.

Avery was born March 3, 2010, at Delnor Hospital in Geneva, weight 8 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Avery’s grandparents are Joe and Barb Hollmier of Sugar Grove, and Richard and Wilma Strine of Glen Ellyn, Ill. The great-grandparents are LeRoy and Catherine Konen of Sugar Grove, and Joseph and Verna Hollmier (both deceased) of Oswego, Ill.

This is the couple’s first child.

Rylen Joseph Boughton

Chad and Valerie Boughton announce the birth of their son, Rylen Joseph Boughton.

He was born at 8:38 a.m. on Jan. 11, 2010, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long.

His grandparents are LaVerne and Josephine (deceased) Weiland, and Robert and Cherye Boughton.

Rylen was welcomed home by his big brother Drake, 7, big sister Siara, 5, and big brother Logan, 2.

Addison Noelle Ryan

Eric and Laura Ryan announce the birth of their daughter, Addison Noelle, on Dec. 10, 2009.

She was born at Delnor-Community Hospital, and weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce. She was 20 inches long.

Her maternal grandparents are William and Cynthia Hiltenbrand of Kaneville, and Terry Mack of Hollywood, Fla. Her paternal grandparents are Ron and Paula Ryan of Mt. Olive, Ill.

Great-grandparents are David and Lynette Werdin of Kaneville, and Batiste (John) and Pauline Regis of Christopher, Ill.

Addison was welcomed home by her big brother, Ethan, 2 1/2, and big sister Alyssa, 4 1/2.

Griffin Knox Miller

Bryan and Theresa (Thorne) Miller of Maple Park are proud to announce the birth of their son, Griffin Knox. He was born Jan. 6, 2010 at Delnor-Community Hospital. He weighed 6 lbs 1 oz and was 19 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Earl and Terry Thorne of Maple Park, Joyce and Dennis Erickson of DeKalb, and Bruce Miller of Maple Park. Great-grandparents are Sonny and Marie Dayvolt of Francisco, Ind.

He was welcomed home by his big brother Collin, 5.

Aslyn Frances Schnaitman

James and Stacey Schnaitman of St. Charles announce the birth of their daughter, Aslyn Frances Schnaitman, who was born Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva.

She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 18.5 inches long. Her maternal grandparents are Beverly Scalone of Geneva and Leendert Tankink of Great Falls, Mont. Her paternal grandparents are Jim and Nancy Schnaitman of Elburn, and paternal great-grandparents are Geri Karas of Aurora.

Aslyn was welcomed home by her big sister, Greer (4 1/2), Cheyenne (3 1/2) and James Jr. (19 months).

Ella Lynn Larson

Derrick and Maelissa Larson of Sycamore proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Lynn Larson. She was born Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18 inches long.

Ella was welcomed home by her big brother, Asher, 2 1/2. Grandparents are Margit Lundgren and Lynn Larson, both of Maple Park. Great-grandparents are Edith Lundgren of Geneva and Verlette Larson of Shabbona.

Matthew Anthony Crabb

Anthony and Julie (Bisztriczky) Crabb of Maple Park proudly announce the birth of their son, Matthew Anthony.

He was born Thursday, Sept. 10, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

He was welcomed home by siblings Megan, 11, Jonathan, 7, and Madelyn, 4. Grandparents are Joseph and Elizabeth Bisztriczky of Elburn, Terry and Joan Murphy of Keyser, W. Va, and Tony Crabb of Asheville, N.C.

Elena Marie Kirkwood

Charles and Lisa Kirkwood, are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Elena Marie. She was born on Sept. 15, 2009, at Delnor Community Hospital in Geneva. She weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 18.5 inches long.

Elena is welcomed home by big brothers Ian and Breck.

Farris William Thomas Meyer

Katja Meyer and Burt Thomas of Menlo Park, Calif., are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Farris William Thomas Meyer, on Sept. 21, 2009.

The proud grandparents are Hilda and Chet Meyer of rural Elburn, and Louise and Randy Thomas of Des Peres, Mo.

Lejia Rain Gramont

Don Raymond Gramont and Jennifer Wegner announce the birth of their second daughter, Lejia Rain, at 11:56 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20, at Delnor-Community Hospital. She was 8 pounds, 7 ounces and 20 inches long.

Happy grandparents are John and Leslie Wegner of Batavia, Cecilia Wegner of Texas, Duane Glassco and Dawn Gramont of Chicago, and Danny Shered of Rochelle, Ill. Great-grandparents are Loretta Wegner of Wisconsin, Dorthea LaFrance and Ron Hall of Lee, Ill., and Liz and Bruce Glassco of Chicago.

Lejia was welcomed home by her sister Victoria Marie, 2, and her brother, Don Raymond, Jr., 1.

Joseph Michael Masinick

Ted and Katy Masinick of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Joseph Michael, on June 30, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital. He weighed 4 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 17 inches long.

Joseph was welcomed home big brother Paul, 4.

Taylor Marie Gualdoni

David and Rhonda Gualdoni of Elburn announce the birth of their first child, Taylor Marie, on July 29, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Mike and Robbin Reimer of St. Charles, and Jack and Jean Gualdoni of Hampshire, Ill.

Kierston Elizabeth Greiff

Mark and Heide Greiff of Cortland announce the birth of their daughter, Kierston Elizabeth, on June 4, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital. She weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Proud grandparents are John and Nancy Greiff of Aurora and Richard Striedl of Kaneville. Great-greatparents are Jim and Joyce Davis of Aurora and Douglas and Genevieve Porter of Batavia.

Kierston was welcomed home by big sister Audra, 10.

Benjamin Dale Wituk

Jim and Kelly Wituk of Maple Park announce the birth of their son, Benjamin Dale, on June 28, 2009. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Kevin and Linda Peterson of Maple Park, Patty Wituk of Elburn and Jim Wituk of Elburn. Great-grandparents are Helen Olson of Maple Park, Sarah Peterson of Maple Park, and Wassil Wituk of Batavia.

Benjamin was welcomed home by big brothers Luke, 4, and Jack, 2.

Lawrence Edward Leavey

Maggie and Jeff Leavey of Elburn announce the birth of their third son, Lawrence Edward, on June 26, 2009. He weighed 9 pounds, 7 oz.

Grandparents are Kate and Larry Budnick of St. Charles and Judy and Jeff Leavey of Florida.

Lawrence was welcomed home by big brothers Bud and Bobby.

Murphy Ira Cook

Tim and Jenna Cook of DeKalb announce the birth of their first son, Murphy Ira, on June 30, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

The proud grandparents are Barb Cook of Elgin, Ill., and John and Luann Hunter of Elburn. Proud great-grandparent is Ruth Hobart of Elgin.

Aiden Ehren Pattison

John and Kari Pattison of Elburn announce the birth of their son, Aiden Ehren, on May 13, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. He was 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Proud grandparents are Steve and Sharon Zorns of Hoopeston, Ill., and John and Nancy Pattison of Sheridan, Ill.

Chase Rigley Miller

Dennis and Regann (Rohm) Miller of Sycamore announce the birth of their son, Chase Rigley, on May 7, 2009, at Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

The proud grandparents include Glenn and Carol Rohm of Coal Valley, Ill., Gloria Rohm of Reynolds, Ill., and Rich and Nancy Miller of DeKalb. Great-grandparents are Arlene Seager of Milan, Ill., and Harold Rohm of Andalusia, Ill.

Chase was welcomed home by big sister Kylie, 2.