SCHENK – Escanaba residents Mark and Melony (Wills) Schenk welcomed a son, born at Marquette General Hospital on Feb. 9 at 8:04 p.m. Brendan Mykell weighed 6 pounds, 9.5 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

Brendan joins a sister, Megan, and a brother, Mason, at home.

Ernest and Linda Schenk of Bark River, and Karen Foskett of Rapid River are Brendan’s grandparents.

VACHON – A daughter, Anna Leigh, has joined the family of Ivy and Francois Vachon of Marquette. Anna was born on Feb. 25 at 7.46 p.m. at Bell Memorial Hospital in Ishpeming. At birth, she was 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and measured 20 inches.

The infant joins her brother, Ian, in the family.

Grandparents are Tim and Le Anne Bishop of Escanaba, and Andre Vachon and Andree Broassard of Quebec City, Quebec.