Birth announcements 5-6
Sophia Rosa Zilka was born to Tami and Brian Zilka of Randall, April 26, 2012, at 9:10 a.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. She weighed 7.5 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.
Grandparents are Steve and Cheryl Swanson of Rogers and Roselyn Zilka and Fred Zeis of Avon. Great-grandmother is Martha Thielen of Cushing.
Caleb James Strandberg was born to Kerrie (Reihert) and Jon Strandberg of Swanville, April 26, 2012, at 7:54 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21 inches long.
Grandparents are Ryan and Katie Strandberg of Swanville and Jim and Karen Reinert of Hutchinson.
Oliver Carpenter Kiehnau-Stumpf was born to Ashely Kiehnau and Simon Sumpf of Nairobi, Kenya, April 9, 2012, at 9:48 a.m. at Aga Kahn Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Grandparents are Steve Stumpf and Lois Merchant-Stumpf of Pierz and Vernon and the late Mary Kiehnau of Forestville, Wis., Great-grandparents are Herb and Elvira Stumpf of Pierz and Carl and Margurite Merchant of Mesa, Ariz.
Corbin Paul Fussy was born to Sara and Keith Fussy of Princeton, March 10, 2012, at 8:15 a.m. at Fairview Northland Princeton Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 1/2 ounces long.
Grandparents are Kelley Mattson of Foley and Janet Orton of Forreston.
Ehlin Jane Youngberg was born to Carrie (Swenson) and Joel Youngberg. She weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.
Grandparents are Mark and Karin Youngberg of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Rick and Wendy Swenson of Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Arylyn and Lenore Youngberg of Albert City, Iowa, Eldon and Dorothy Anderson of Sioux Falls and Carla Swenson of Ramsey.
Easton Louis Hanson was born to Emily Stangl-Hanson and Eden Hanson of Pierz, April 29, 2012, at 1:30 a.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds and was 21 inches long.
Grandparents are Jason and Susan Leeb of Pierz, the late Louis Stangl and the late Jeri Burkland. Great-grandparents are Dan and Louis Leech of Buckman and Marvin and Marion Stangl of Pierz.
Jack Ryan Harlander was born to Heather (Berens) and Ryan Harlander of Little Falls, April 16, 2012, at 9:34 a.m. at St. Cloud Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Grandparents are Rick and Alice Berens of Melrose and Art and Rene Harlander of Holdingford. Great-grandparents are Shirley and the late Norbert Steinhofer of New Munich, Tony and Lila Pilles of Melrose, Theresa and the late Alois Bieniek of Holdingford and Art and Theresia Harlander of Holdingford.
Miah Louise Posterick was born to Ashley (Hagemann) and John Posterick of Little Falls, May 1, 2012, at 9:12 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 8 1/2 ounces and was 22 1/2 inches long.
Grandparents are Dennis and Leah Posterick of Pittsburg, Kan., Ron and Nancy Hagemann of Fort Ripley and Becky and Terry Mclain of Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Lawrence Seelen of Little Falls, Lucille Posterick of Little Falls, Dorthy Doucette of Little Falls, Karen McCarthy and Ron Whiteman of Little Falls and Marvin and Gloria Koering of Fort Ripley.
Ava Jacqueline Templin was born to Lexie Scanlon and Charlie Templin of Little Falls, April 30, 2012, at 9:13 a.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.
Grandparents are Scott and Tammy Scanlon of Little Falls and Charles and Missy Templin of Pierz. Great-grandparents are Doug and Jackie Wiherski of Cushing and Ginger Nordin of Crosby.