Births

GUINDON – Brian and Megan (Meeuwsen) Guindon of South Haven, Mich., welcomed their first child on Feb. 11 at 5:05 a.m. Cedric Michael weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 19.75 inches long when he was delivered at South Haven Health System Hospital.

Cedric’s grandparents are Joe and Carrie Meeuwsen of Kingsford, and Jerry and Sue Guindon of Escanaba.

Great-grandparents are Sue and Roger LeDuc and Beverly Meeuwsen of Kingsford, and Irene Eagle of Rapid River.

KLEE – Emil and Stefanie Klee of Wilson welcomed a baby girl, Josephine Rose, born on Feb. 20 at OSF St. Francis Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 12.7, ounces and was 18 inches long.

The mother is the former Stefanie Baragar.

Connie and Rick Baragar of Bradenton, Fla., and Larry and Jan Klee of Wilson are Josephine’s grandparents.

Great-grandparents are Kenny and Liz Walechka, and Lenore Klee.

COWART – Cameron Luke is the name selected for the second child of Russell and Lisa (Potvin) Cowart of Willis, Texas. The infant was delivered at Memorial Hermann in Woodlands, Texas, on Feb. 4 at 9 a.m. Cameron weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 21.25 inches long at birth.

He joins one brother, Brayden, at home.

Bob and Sherry Potvin of Escanaba are the baby’s maternal grandparents. Paternal grandparents are Barbara and Andy Mann of Iola, Texas, and Alan and Susan Cowart of San Antonio, Texas.

John and Mary Hovey of Gladstone and Mary Kidd of Escanaba are Cameron’s great-grandparents.

SMITH – Matthew and Katie (DeMay) Smith of Escanaba welcomed a son, Kellan Matthew, born Dec. 17 at 11:07 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Kellan weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

The baby joins a sister, Sophia, at home.

Kellan’s grandparents include Richard DeMay, and Gail and Dutch McEachern, all of Gladstone, and Craig and Denise Smith of Cornell.

Great-grandparents are Willa DeMay and Jack and Virginia Johnson, all of Gladstone, and Judy Jansen and Jane Smith, both of Iron Mountain.