Gracelyn Johanna Hoogland was born on July 21, 2014, to Jordan and Julie Hoogland of Maurice. She weighed 7 pounds 5 ounces and measured 19 inches long. Her sisters who welcomed her home are Brooklyn (7), Sydney (5), and Rylee (3). Grandparents are Bernie and Nella Veenstra of New Sharon and Mary Hoogland and the late James Hoogland of Maurice. Great-grandparents are Melvin and Aileen Burgers of Sioux Falls, SD.