Nick and Sylvia (Sohn) Gillette, St. Clair, announce the birth of a daughter, Serenity Marie Gillette. Born Sept. 17, 2012, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Carol Sohn and Joe Nemic, both of Festus. Paternal grandparent is Ellen Gillette, Union. Great-grandparent is Melba Barks, Union.