Birth announcements

August 16, 2013 

Eduardo Chacon and Jocelyn Chacon announce the birth of their son, Mateo Eduardo Chacon on July 2, 2013, 6 pounds 15 ounces and 20 inches long. Mateo will join siblings, Ximena Valeria Chacon and Daniela Anasio Chacon. Maternal grandparents are Juan Villegas-Saavedra and Virginia Vertti Auila. Paternal grandparents are Manuel Chacon Garcia and Materesa Canela Bautista.

Tony Martinez and Ruth Sarabia announce the birth of their son, Adrian Loreto Martinez on July 27, 2013, 9 pounds 7 ounces and 21½ inches long. Adrian will join siblings, Abby, Addy and Ally Martinez. Maternal grandparents are Loreto and Esther Sarabia. Paternal grandparents are Antonio and Dolores Martinez.

Derek and Amber Gonzales announce the birth of their daughter, Aubriella Patricia Gonzales on July 27, 2013, 9 pounds 3 ounces and 21½ inches long. Aubriella will join siblings, Jailee and Aiden. Maternal grandparents are Darin and Kim Yaple.

Nazareth and Margarita Diaz announce the birth of their daughter, Daisy Scarlette Diaz on July 28, 2013, 6 pounds 1 ounce and 18 inches long. Daisy will join sibling, Kristoffer Diaz. Maternal grandparents are Julian and Mary Gonzalez. Paternal grandparents are Connie and Temo Diaz.

Monica Fonseca and Sixto Bolanos announce the birth of their daughter, Leslie Irene Bolanso on July 29, 2013, 7 pounds and 19¼ inches long. Maternal grandparents are Eloisa Romero and Juaquin Romero.

Jose Leon and Ines Hernandez announce the birth of their child, Nikolas Anastacio Leon on July 30, 2013, 7 pounds 2 ounces and 20½ inches long. Nikolas will join siblings, Jesus Leon, Luis Leon and Kayla Leon. Maternal grandparents are Priscilla Lua and Mario Lua. Paternal grandparents are Jose Leon and Mariah Leon.

Alma Arroyo and Gerardo Arroyo announce the birth of their child, Lorena Arroyo on July 31, 2013, 8 pounds and 20 inches long. Lorena will join siblings, Melissa Arroyo and Alexis Arroyo. Maternal grandparents are Maria I. Aroyo. Paternal grandparents are Maria and Gonzalo Arroyo.

Moises and Esmeralda Neri announce the birth of their daughter, Alani Alaiza Neri on July 31, 2013, 8 pounds 5 ounces and 20¾ inches long. Alani will join sibling, Liani Janae Neri. Maternal grandparents are Maria Fierros and Domingo Fierros. Paternal grandparents are Savina and Armando Neri.

Sherri Ashlock and Joseph Becker announce the birth of their son, Joseph Allen Becker on Aug. 1, 2013, 7 pounds 1 ounce and 20 inches long. Joseph will join siblings, Mark Moreno and Allison Thomas. Maternal grandparents are Randy Ashlock and Sharon Wallace. Paternal grandparents are Joseph P. Becker and Kiku Becker.

James and Jennifer George announce the birth of their son, Jason Christopher George on Aug. 1, 2013, 8 pounds 5 ounces and 21 inches long. Jason will join sibling, James Tyler (JJ) George. Maternal grandparents are Mike and Deanna Mankins. Paternal grandparents are Chris and Jomarie George.

Glenn and Kristin Jacobs announce the birth of their child, Glenn L. Jacobs Jr. on Aug. 1, 2013, 8 pounds 12 ounces and 21 inches long. Glenn will join siblings, Nathan and Robert III. Paternal grandparent is Elaine Jacobs.

Matt and Amber Beckman announce the birth of their son, Brantley John Beckman on Aug. 1, 2013, 2 pounds 14 ounces and 15 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Karen and Mike Raymond. Paternal grandparents are Roger Beckman and Keith and Faye Sulton.

Megan Hemme and Timothy English announce the birth of their son, Nathaniel Alan English on Aug. 1, 2013, 6 pounds 13 ounces and 20 inches long. Nathaniel will join sibling, Andrew English and is the brother of the late Millie English. Maternal grandparents are Douglas Hemme and Tonia Hemme. Paternal grandparents are Teresa Simmons and Jerald Golder.

Ryan Fields and Lisa Saucedo announce the birth of their son, Jax Paul Fields on Aug. 1, 2013, 5 pounds 13 ounces and 19½ inches long. Jax will join siblings, Sebastian Tristan and Ayva Fields. Maternal grandparents are Anna Ray and Joseph Saucedo. Paternal grandparents are Randy and Janice Fields.

Thomas Niels Duffy III and Jessica Zenger Duffy announce the birth of their son, Brian Levi Duffy on Aug. 2, 2013, 11 pounds 10 ounces and 24 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Brian Zenger and Anita Zenger. Paternal grandparents are Thomas Duffy and Marjorie Duffy.

Marcus Parker and Leticia Rodriguez announce the birth of their daughter, Alayna-Jade Parker on Aug. 2, 2013, 8 pounds 7 ounces and 20 inches long. Alayna will join siblings, Jazelle Parker and Mariana Rodriguez. Maternal grandparents are Bernardino Rodriguez and Maria Elena Rodriguez. Paternal grandparents are Rodrick Parker and Stephanie Parker.

Steven and Erin Testa announce the birth of their son, Jude Logan Charlie Testa on Aug. 3, 2013, 7 pounds 7 ounces and 20 inches long. Jude will join sibling, Penelope Marie Testa. Maternal grandparents are Thomas Glardon and Diane Caton. Paternal grandparents are Steven Testa and Renee Watt.

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