Craig and Stephanie Eder are proud to announce the birth of their new daughter Grace Jo Marie Eder. Grace was born July 16, 2013, at 9:57 a.m. and weighed in at 9 pounds 3.1 ounces; she was 20 and 1/2 inches long.
Proud siblings are Maggie and Deuce. Grandparents of Grace are Virgil and Penny Lovejoy and Frank and Sharon Eder, all of Watkins. Grace also has a great-grandmother Eva Smith, and a great-great-grandmother Mabel Kennedy.
Riley Kay Orbeck was born Monday, July 15, 2013, to Jessica and Mark Orbeck of Kimball. She weighed 7 pounds 1.9 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Josh and Katrina Kieke are proud to announce the birth of their daughter Avery Lee Kieke. Avery was born April 8, 2013, at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. She weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces, and she was 20 inches long.
Grandparents are Kevin and Julie Kieke of Kimball, and David and Jennifer Ebert of Benson. Great-grandparents are Leon and Janet Kieke of Luxemburg, Iola Thielke of Benson, and Frank and Amy Ebert of White Bear Lake.
Daryl and Abby (Schmidt) Zenzen are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Isaac Thomas Zenzen. Isaac was born May 4, 2013, at St Cloud Hospital.
He weighted 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long. He is welcomed home by his very proud sister Amelia (7) and brother Matthew (4).
Grandparents are LuAnn Marschel (and Chuck Kruger) of Kimball, Tom & Lou Schmidt of Big Lake, and JoAnn and the late Albin Zenzen of Sauk Centre.
Great-grandparents are Darrel Schmidt (and Jane) of South Haven, and Lydia Zenzen of Melrose.
Ava Ann Hilsgen was born Monday, May 13, 2013, in Omaha, Neb. She weighed six pounds five ounces.
Parents are Josh and Natasha Hilsgen.
Grandparents are Jeff and Julie Hilsgen of Kimball; and Gary and Mary Ertelt of Fingle, N.D.