Category Archives: Births

Oliver Dean

Oliver Dean Freese was born Oct 1, 2022, to Bryan and Abby Freese of Waterloo. He weighed 7 pounds 2.3 ounces and measured 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Joel and Heidi Van Wyk of Sully and Steve and Sheila Freese of Grundy Center. Great-grandparents are Ken and Verna Hackert of Lynnville, Sarah Jonella Van Wyk of Sully,...
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Gunnar Wyattlee

Joel Sturkie and Tiffany Mathess of Lynnville are the parents of a son, Gunnar Wyattlee, born Friday, Nov. 11, 2022. He weighed 7 pounds 14.5 ounces and measured 19.25 inches long. He has two siblings: Reece, age 8; and Taya, age 5. Grandparents are Randy and Carrie Vander Weerdt of Searsboro, Mickel Sturkie of Fairmont, NC, and...
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Vera Ruby

Riley and Cori Schnell of Killduff are the parents of baby girl born Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022. Vera Ruby weighed 7 pounds 3 ounces and measured 18.5 inches long. Her brother is Rian age 20 months. Grandparents are Randy and Karen Rice of Lynnville and Jason and Londa Schnell of Sully. Great-grandparents are Jenice Van Rees of...
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Scout Elizabeth

Paige and Neal Price of Cedar Falls are the parents of a baby girl, Scout Elizabeth, born on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022. She weighed 8 pounds 6 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Grandparents are Craig and Linda Zylstra of Sully and Rick and Aleta Price of Cedar Falls. Great-grandmas are Jerri Jansen and Carla Zylstra....
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Aliza Lynae

Aliza Lynae was born Monday, Oct. 24, 2022, to Aaron and Amber Shipley of Lynnville. She weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces. Her siblings are Addisyn and Aubrey age 9, Abram age 7, and Abel age 5. Grandparents are Verlan and June Van Wyk of Sully, Eugene and Carrie Meyer of Nevada, and the late Pat Shipley....
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Berkley Marie

Trevor and Jerri Nikkel of Sully are the parents of a baby girl, Berkley Marie, born Monday, Oct. 24, 2022. She weighed 7 pounds. Her sisters are Bella, 7 and Lillian, 2. Grandparents are Steve and Bonnie Hofer of Lynnville and Scott and Vicki Nikkel of Sully. Great-grandparents are Evelyn Rozendaal of Pella and Bonnie Hofer of...
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Vivian Ann

Corey and Brooke Harthoorn are the parents of a daughter, Vivian Ann, born Monday, Oct. 31, 2022. She weighed 9 pounds 2 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Grandparents are Duane and Sherry Harthoorn and Ken and Lorie Van Soelen. Great-grandparents are Carroll and Norma Harthoorn, Pete Van Soelen, and Chuck Brand....
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