Alex and Danielle Van Der Kamp of Ankeny are the parents of their second daughter, Merritt Ann, born July 5, 2018. She weighed 8 pounds 10 ounces and measured 20 inches long. Her sister is Lynne Ann, 22 months.
Grandparents are Darrel and Brenda Van Der Kamp of Ankeny and Brock and Kristin Rude of Ankeny.
Great-grandparents are Anna Mae Nikkel of Sully, Dorothy Van Der Kamp of Sully, and Doyle and Joann Elwell of Ankeny.