MOTTO – Jesse and Jamie (Williams) Motto of Wilson welcomed a daughter, Harmony Rose, on Dec. 17 at 8:46 a.m. Harmony was delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital, weighing in at 8 pounds, 13.6 ounces, and measuring 18.5 inches in length.

She joins big brother, Parker Motto, at home.

Maternal grandparents are Sharon and Jerry Norman of Gladstone. Paternal grandparents are Rayne and Donna Motto Jr. of Wilson.

Harmony’s great-grandparents are Helen Williams of Gladstone, Virginia Culliton of Oshkosh, Wis., Rayne and Helen Motto Sr. of Wilson, and Ernest and Irene Broeders of Bark River.

PREY – Matt and Amy (Derkos) Prey of Grass Lake, Mich., welcomed their third child, a son, born at Allegiance Hospital in Jackson on Nov. 27 at 12:20 p.m. Named Vincent Daniel, the baby weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 19.5 inches long at birth.

He joins two brothers, Adam and Jacob, at home.

Grandparents are Mary and Joe Derkos and Daryl and Fran Prey, all of Escanaba.

Vincent’s great-grandmothers are Alida Prey, Lorayne Fletcher, and Millie Bartol, all of Escanaba.

SCHEENEMAN – Jason and Kara (Vanderploeg) Scheeneman of Lansing welcomed a baby girl, born at Sparrow Hospital on Dec. 12 at 6:45 p.m. Emma Anne weighed 10 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21 3/4 inches long.

She joins big brother, Lucas William, at home.

Paternal grandparents are Sue Scheeneman of Escanaba, and Terry and Lynn Scheeneman of Gladstone. Maternal grandparents are John and Deanna Vanderploeg of Big Rapids, Mich.

Great-grandparents are William and Pamela Bisson of Escanaba.

PEPIN – Charlie and Sarah (Tackman) Pepin of Windsor, Colo., welcomed a baby boy, their sixth child, delivered at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colo., on Dec. 8 at 1:19 p.m. Peter Charles weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces at birth, and measured 21 inches in length.

Peter joins siblings Cody, Benjamin, Claire, Dominic and Grace in the family.

Nancy Tackman and Roger and Bonnie Pepin, all of Gladstone, are Peter’s grandparents.