JOHNSEN – The second child of Matt and Carrie (Gerstner) Johnsen of Escanaba is a daughter, born at OSF St. Francis Hospital on March 4 at 12:33 a.m. Ashlyn Elizabeth weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 19 inches long at birth.

The baby joins sister, Makenna, at home.

Rob and Connie Gerstner and Sue Wind of Escanaba, and Dan Wind of Wilson are Ashlyn’s grandparents.

Great-grandparents are Judy Ottensman and John McGraw, both of Escanaba, Joyce Koish of Gladstone, and Bob Gerstner of Franklin, Wis.

SOVEY – Evetta Lorraine is the name chosen for the newborn daughter of Casey and Renee Sovey of Bark River. Born on Jan. 30 at 10:27 a.m. Evetta weighed 6 pounds, 10.9 ounces, and measured 19 inches long when she was delivered at Marquette General Hospital.

The mother is the former Renee VanDrese.

The baby’s grandparents are Gary and Mary VanDrese and Pat and Cherese Sovey, all of Gladstone.

Evetta’s great-grandparents are Gilbert VanDrese of Wells, and Harry and Lila Carignan of Gladstone.