Birth announcements (1/18/14)
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Joshua and Robin Yankus announce the birth of their son, Dominic Connor Yankus, on Dec. 31 – 6 pounds and 191/2 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Dale and Rosena Hill. Paternal grandparents are W. Scott and Melia Yankus.
Benjamin Lopez and Alyssa Kibbie announce the birth of their daughter, Mila Audrey Lopez on Dec. 31 – 6 pounds, 14 ounces and 191/2 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Leann Clinton and Don Kibbie. Paternal grandparents are Antonio and Dian Lopez.
Denise Hernandez and Joseph Ramirez announce the birth of their son, Maximus Joseph Ramirez on Jan. 2 – 6 pounds, 10 ounces and 20 inches long. Maximus will join sibling Arion Diaz. Maternal grandparents are Denise Gomez and Joseph Hernandez. Paternal grandparents are Vera and Richard Munoz.
Manuel and Justine Vierra announce the birth of their daughters, Lovina Eternity Vierra and Avlani Serenity Viera on Jan. 2. Lovina was 6 pounds, 7 ounces and 19 inches long. Avlani was 5 pounds, 9 ounces and 181/2 inches long. Lovina and Avlani will join sibling Mayana. Maternal grandparents are Romeo Zapata Jr. and Suzy Zapata. Paternal grandparent is Rene Amaro.
Carlos and Jamie Avilla-Orozco announce the birth of their son, Matthew Daniel Avilla-Orozco on Jan. 2 – 7 pounds, 7 ounces and 21 inches long. Matthew will join siblings Michael, Maryann, Marilyn, Melinda and Charlena. Maternal grandparents are Deborah Rivera and William Avilla Jr. Paternal grandparents are Carlos Orozco Jr. and Gloria Zavala.
Shane and Annamarie Peck announce the birth of their daughter, Fallon Faith Peck on Jan. 2 – 8 pounds, 2 ounces and 201/2 inches long. Fallon will join sibling Callahan. Maternal grandparents are Ben and Marilyn Souza. Paternal grandparents are Dean and Elsie Peck.
Timothy and Amy Posada announce the birth of their son, Marcus Michael William Posada on Jan. 3 – 7 pounds, 7 ounces. Marcus will join siblings Kelly and Natalie. Maternal grandparents are Craig Thomas and Karen von Kempf. Paternal grandparents are Michael Posada and Dawn Lee.
Justin and Christine Griffin announce the birth of their daughter, Kinley Love Griffin on Jan. 3 – 7 pounds, 8 ounces and 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Lafayette Montgomery and Shawn Donathan. Paternal grandparents are James Griffin and Loretta Schneider.
Yee and Mary Xiong announce the birth of their daughter, Zariya Merita Xiong on Jan. 3 – 7 pounds, 11 ounces and 21 inches long. Zariya will join siblings Pedro, ZhaoWei and TzuTai.
Jesus Gonzalez and Brianna Navarrete Soto announce the birth of their daughter, Nananisuyake Tatzinupi Soto-Gonzalez on Jan. 3 – 6 pounds and 15 ounces. Nananisuyake will join siblings Amanda and Kaira. Maternal grandparents are Tasha Gallegos and Eddie Soto Jr. Paternal grandparents are Jesus Gonzalez Meza and Hermelinda Gonzalez Navarrete.
Jonathan Garcia and Nancy Moe announce the birth of their son, Noah Robert Garcia on Jan. 5 – 9 pounds and 22 inches long. Noah will join siblings Jonathan Garcia Jr. and Hailee Cameron. Maternal grandparents are Ron and Jane Moe. Paternal grandparents are Lupe and Linda Garcia.
Alma Lopez and Diego Hernandez announce the birth of their son, Luis Armando Hernandez-Lopez on Jan. 6 – 8 pounds, 10 ounces and 20 inches long. Luis will join sibling Alexander. Maternal grandparents are Trini and Luis Lopez. Paternal grandparents are Maria Trinidad Hernandez and Ventura Hernandez.
Eric and Maggie Andrade announce the birth of their son, Lucas James Andrade on Jan. 6 – 8 pounds, 2 ounces and 21 inches long. Lucas will join siblings Bianca, Anisa and Melina. Maternal grandparents are Salvador and Gloria Sandoval. Paternal grandparents are Gloria Rodriguez and Jorge and Lourdes Andrade.
David Washington-HalfKenny and Clashannah Moore announce the birth of their daughter, Dhyani Sage HalfKenny on Jan. 7 – 8 pounds and 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Alice Knox and Clarence Moore. Paternal grandparents are Susan Washington and David HalfKenny.
Jesse and Soledad Keller announce the birth of their son, Jase Rafael Keller on Jan. 7 – 7 pounds, 1 ounce and 193/4 inches long. Jase will join sibling Jax. Maternal grandparents are Teresa Chavez and Rafael Chavez. Paternal grandparents are Jeff and Gwen Keller.
Everett and Kim Huie announce the birth of their daughter, Rein Chenoa Huie on Jan. 7 – 2 pounds, 7 ounces and 141/2 inches long. Rein will join siblings Hunter and Kaylee. Maternal grandparents are Linda and Ron Christy and Gary and Brigid Jones. Paternal grandparents are Terry and Deb Huie.
Chan and Lia Moua announce the birth of their son, Evan Moua on Jan. 7 – 6 pounds, 14 ounces and 20 inches long. Evan will join sibling Jenna.
Jessica Marin and Gerardo Tejeda announce the birth of their son, Giovanni Alelandro Tejeda Marin on Jan. 7 – 7 pounds and 201/2 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Maria Guizar and Jose Marin. Paternal grandparents are Ignacio and Rofina Tejeda.
Forest and Sophia Marchese announce the birth of their son, Wolfgang Arius Marchese on Jan. 7 – 10 pounds, 9 ounces and 211/4 inches long. Wolfgang will join siblings Dominque and Kellie Marchese. Maternal grandparents are Jason and Jaye Rogers and Tina and Jake Sanchez. Paternal grandparents are Hank Marchese and Patricia Prows.
John Lara and Justlynn Jenkinds-Moore announce the birth of their son, Harper Greyson Lara on Jan. 8 – 6 pounds, 8 ounces and 19 inches long. Harper will join siblings Korebyn and Connor. Maternal grandparents are Keith and Debbie Parker. Paternal grandparents are Joe and Gloria Lara.
Rogelio Magdaleno and Hernestina Hernandez announce the birth of their daughter, Katalia Leilanni Magdaleno on Jan. 8 – 6 pounds, 12 ounces and 191/4 inches long. Katalia will join sibling Julius. Maternal grandparents are Alfredo and Rosa Hernandez. Paternal grandparents are Antonio Magdaleno and Marta Fernandez.
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