Strehl Firstborn Daughter
Korin Lynette and George Joseph Strehl III, Stanton, announce the birth of a firstborn daughter, Kellsey Janette Strehl. Born July 3, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, she weighed eight pounds, ten ounces, and was 21 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Kelly and Brian Johns and Terry Schatz, all of Sullivan. Paternal grandparents are Cindy and Joe Strehl, St. Clair. Great-grandparents are Richard Berti, the late Janette Berti, the late Carl and Doris Schatz, Mary Hayes and Bety Strehl. Great-great-grandparents are Ollie Klien and Norman Berti.
Jones Baby Boy
John A. and Michelle L. Jones, Union, announce the birth of a son, Brandon William Scott Jones. Born July 13, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, he weighed eight pounds, six ounces, and was 21 1/2 inches long.
Brandon joins Kimberly Cheyenne Jones, 3 1/2.
Maternal grandparents are Lloyd and Bonnie Litterst, Ste. Genevieve. Paternal grandparents are Loren A. Jones, Pacific, and Lucy D. Martin, St. Louis. Stepgrand-parents are John W. Martin, Lake Ozark, and Mary F. Jones, Pacific.
Girl for the Haydens
Bob and Cindy Hayden, Labadie, announce the birth of a daughter, Rebecca Abigail Hayden. Born July 13, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, she weighed seven pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long.
Rebecca joins Shari, 10, Joseph, 7, and Jessica, 2.
Maternal grandparents are Ray and Sharon Kastle, Pacific. Paternal grandparents are Bob and Eleanor Hayden, Villa Ridge.
Son for the Noelkers
Bob and Jo Ann (Hecktor) Noelker, Ballwin, announce the birth of a son, Alexander Dale Noelker. Born June 30, 2001, at Missouri Baptist Hospital, St. Louis, he weighed nine pounds, two ounces, and was 19 3/4 inches long.
Alexander joins Dylan, 4, and Max, 2.
Maternal grandparents are Melvin and La Verne Hecktor, New Haven. Paternal grandparents are Ruth Noelker, Washington, and the late Dale Noelker.
Dowil Firstborn Son
Jason and Kimberly Dowil, Washington, announce the birth of a firstborn son, Lucas Dean Dowil. Born July 10, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, he weighed six pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Jerry and Jean Porter, Leslie. Paternal grandparents are Gene Dowil, St. Clair, and Agnes Dowil, Union. Great-grandparent is George Dowil, Washington.
Peters Baby Boy
Charles E. and Loretta L. Peters, Pacific, announce the birth of a son, Zander Montgomery Peters. Born July 9, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, he weighed eight pounds, eight ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Zander joins Xavier Christian Peters, 1 1/2.
Maternal grandparents are Garland and Carolyn Anderson, Lawton, Oklahoma. Paternal grandparents are Sharon and Orville Peters, Pacific. Great-grandparent is Geneva Anderson, Columbus, Ohio.
Son for the Weiskopfs
Steve and Megan Weiskopf, Fort Wayne, Indiana, announce the birth of a son, Bixler Robert Weiskopf. Born June 30, 2001, at Lutheran Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, he weighed seven pounds, one ounce.
Maternal grandparents are Jon and Hilary Bixler, Painesville, Ohio. Paternal grandparents are Wayne and Laverne Weiskopf, Washington.
Harding Baby Boy
Tracy and Angie Harding, Hermann, announce the birth of a son, Kevin Dean Harding. Born June 26, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, he weighed eight pounds, six ounces, and was 19 inches long.
Kevin joins Alyssa Harding, 4
Maternal grandparents are Rob and Sharon Tighe, Leasburg, and Don Nanney and Linda Wells, Lutesville. Paternal grandparents are the late J.T. and Jean Harding, Elsberry.
Presley-Nelson Firstborn Son
Larry Gilbert Presley III and Natasha Ann Nelson, Grubville, announce the birth of a firstborn son, Shane Micheal Presley. Born July 12, 2001, at St. John's Mercy Hospital, Washington, he weighed seven pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20 1/4 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Wendy K. Nelson, Union, Brian Nelson, Lonedell, and Randy Cartwright, Lonedell. Paternal grandparents are Larry G. Presley, Jr., Grubville, and Kathleen J. Presley, Eureka. Great-grandparents are Larry and Janice Presley, Sr., Grubville, and Mary and John Emmons, St. Clair.
Dwayne and Dawn Hellebusch, Marthasville, announce the birth of a daughter, Sophia Rose Hellebusch. Born July 14, 2001, at St. Luke's Hospital, Chesterfield, she weighed nine pounds, five ounces, and was 20 3/4 inches long.
Sophia joins James Anthony Hellebusch, 15 months.
Maternal grandparents are Roland and Connie Lutz, New Haven. Paternal grandparents are Jim and Pat Hellebusch, Marthasville. Great-grandparents are Gilbert Wesselschmidt, New Haven, Earl and Rose Edmiston, Pontoon Beach, Illinois, and Regina Hellebusch, Marthasville.