ANDERSON – The newborn daughter of Brad and Ashley (Bloniarz) Anderson of Bark River has been named Collyns AnnMarie. Delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital on Jan. 14 at 8:36 a.m., the baby weighed in at 11 pounds, 7.7 ounces, and measured 19.5 inches long.
Collyns joins big brother, Sawyer, in the family.
Dean and Cindy Bloniarz of Perronville are the maternal grandparents. Paternal grandparents are Mike and Sandy Anderson and Mary and Ron Phillips, all of Bark River.
Great-grandparents are John and Eleanore Bloniarz of Perronville, Katherine Perron of Gladstone, John and Carol Derouin of Bark River, and Phyllis Anderson of Escanaba.
Marjorie Kozlowski of Schaffer is Collyns’ great-great-grandmother.
MENARD – Escanaba residents, Tim and Miranda (Baker) Menard, welcomed a son, Bronson John, Feb. 2 at 5:18 a.m. Bronson weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and measured 20 inches long when delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital.
He joins brother, Parker, at home.
The baby’s grandparents are Mike and Mary Baker and Dave and Amy Menard, all of Escanaba.
Great-grandparents are Pat Menard and Max Whitney and Norm Wood, all of Escanaba.
PARLATO – Sophia Briana is the name chosen for the newborn daughter of Brian and Alicia (Tebear) Parlato of Gladstone. Delivered at Marquette General Hospital at 9:48 a.m. on Dec. 28, the infant weighed 9 pounds, 8.6 ounces, and was 22 inches long.
Sophia joins brother, Dominic, and sisters, Emma and Gabriella, at home.
Robert and Barbara Tebear of Escanaba are the baby’s maternal grandparents. Paternal grandparents are Ron and Patty Parlato of Wells, and Tom and Mary Ross of Henderson, Nev.
ROBERTS – Daniel Roberts and Patricia Maggart of Escanaba are the parents of a baby boy, born on Feb. 9 at 2:50 p.m. Daniel John III was delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital weighing 9 pounds, 9.9 ounces, and 20 inches long.
Daniel is the couple’s first child.
Bob and Lisa Plough of Escanaba and Mike Maggart of Fenton are the baby’s maternal grandparents. Sue Roberts of Escanaba and the late Daniel Roberts are the paternal grandparents.
Great-grandparents are Ray and Pat Hagman, Jerry Peterson, Betty Rogers, and Bob and Barb Plough.
SAUNDERS – Terry and Ellysha (Douck) Saunders of Manhattan, Kan., welcomed their third child, a baby boy, on Dec. 19 at 7:42 a.m. Kaleb James weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long when he was delivered at Irwin Army Community Hospital.
Kaleb joins older brother, Brady, and sister, Kaelynn, at home.
Trisha and Mark Backlund and Terry and Hildie Saunders, all of Escanaba, and Jeff Douck of Appleton, Wis., are the grandparents.
Great-grandparents are LaVerne Douck and Jeanette Flath of Escanaba, Jon and Linda Saunders of Helen, Ga., and Alice Montroy of Petoskey.
WILLIAMSON – Liam Bradley, newborn son of Shawn and Amy Williamson of Escanaba, was delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital on Jan. 28 at 2:10 p.m. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19 inches long at birth.
The mother is the former Amy Dowd.
Tom and Rose Dowd Sr. of Escanaba and Richard and Rose Williamson of Rapid River are Liam’s grandparents.
Doris Haskell of Rapid River is the baby’s great-grandmother.