Birth Announcements 8-19-12

Roysten Rauch

Roysten Roman Rauch was born to Suzie and Chris Rauch of Lynd Aug. 2, 2012, at 3:57 p.m. at Avera Mckennan Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Grandparents are Dennis and Pat Rauch of Pierz and Richard and Patricia Rosa of Milroy. Great-grandmother is Ruth Carpenter of Menaga.

Nora Luberts

Nora Josephine Luberts was born to Sara and Justin Luberts of Pierz Aug. 8, 2012, at 7:26 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd. She weighed 7 pounds and was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Karen and Roger Luberts of Little Falls and Joe and Tammi O’Neil of Pierz.

Keira Herman

Keira Ann Herman was born to Erin and Brent Herman of Andover July 31, 2012, at 8:13 p.m. at North Memorial Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.

Grandparents are Jerry and Mardell Herman of Royalton and Tim and Peggy Kunkel of Blaine. Great-grandparents are the late Peter and Clara Herman of Royalton, Jeanie and the late Donald Schultz of Fairmont, the late Galen and Marie Kunkel of Edmore, N.D. and Cal and Lucy Gould of Cambridge.

Ava Sandahl

Ava Lee Sandahl was born to Kelsey and Luke Sandahl of Clearwater Aug. 10, 2012, at 7:19 p.m. at CentraCare Health System-Long Prairie. She weighed 8 pounds, 15.4 ounces.

Grandparents are  Mark and Tally Moehle and Jef and lori Sandahl.

Bailey Bieniek

Bailey Brie Bieniek was born to Tiana Siltman and Cory Bieniek July 18, 2012, at 12:52 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 18 3/4 inches long.

Grandparents are Dean and Cindy Siltman and Wayne and Renee Bieniek. Great-grandparents are Dave and Joyce Veness, Marilyn Winter and Kay Siltman.

Henry Retka

Henry Conrad Retka was born to Katherine and Elijah Retka of Little Falls Aug. 1, 2012, at 2:52 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long.

Grandparents are Geno and Lindalee Retka of Little Falls and Peter and Dianne Ring of Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Lola Retka of Little Falls and Shielia and David Mallak of Little Falls.