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Lakewood Health System, Staples, births-April 8

St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls

Amber Volbert and Paul Wilczek Jr., Little Falls, a boy, Tucker James Wilczek, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, March 24, 2012. Grandparents are Charles and Jana Volbert, Little Falls, and Paul Wilczek Sr. and Sharon Wilczek, Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Carol Werkman, Little Falls, Bernice Liebsch, Royalton, and Angee Wilczek, Little Falls.

Suzanne Iwainat and Joshua Stassen, Little Falls, a boy, Lucas Jack Stassen, 8 pounds, 6.5 ounces, March 25, 2012. Grandparents are Vernon and Linda Stassen, Mora, Deana Anderson, Mora, and Wasef Iwainat, Arlington, Texas. Great-grandparent is Evelyn Stassen, Ogilvie.

Jeremy and Courtney (Hexum) Huehn, Little Falls, a boy, Jonah Neil, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, March 23, 2012. Grandparents are Jay Huehn, St. Cloud, Cheryl Hanson and Kevin Hanson, St. Cloud, and Terry Lang and Denise Hexum, Woodbury. Great-grandparents are Ernie Gressaint, Hugo, and Sharon Hexum, Roseville.

Careena Jacobs and Shane Hoskins, Fort Ripley, a girl, Abigail Louise Hoskins, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, March 25, 2012. Grandparents are Dave and Cathy Jacobs, Little Falls, and Tad and Jane Hoskins, Brainerd. Great-grandparents are Ed Jendro, Bowlus, Harlin Jacobs, Little Falls, and Phyllis Hoskins, Hillman.

Tonia and Stanley Dobosenski Jr., Fort Ripley, a girl, Gemma Ivy, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, March 27, 2012. Grandparents are Allen Mulroy Sr., Fort Ripley, and the late Glenda Mulroy, and Stan Dobosenski Sr. and Cheryl Dobosenski.

Miranda Harnack and Ryan Wessel, Little Falls, a girl, Jocelyn Rose Wessel, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, March 28, 2012. Grandparents are Rodney Harnick, Little Falls, Kittie Estes, Little Falls, William and Wendy Wessel, Sauk Centre, and Julie and Steve Meyer, Sauk Centre. Great-grandparents are Lawrence Harnack, Eagle Bend, and Norb and Audrey Overman, Albany.

Sondra Steinert and Jason VanScoik, Little Falls, a girl, Payton Ann Van Scoik, 8 pounds, 13 ounces, March 29, 2012. Grandparents are Jerry and Pat Steinert, Little Falls, and Tom VanScoik and Gail Minnerath, Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Rudolph and Margaret Rothleutner, Little Falls, and Roman and Frances Minnerath, Avon.

Elizabeth Theisen and Curtis Meyer, Pierz, a girl, Khloe Katharine Meyer, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, March 29, 2012. Grandparents are Roxanne Meyer, Tony Meyer, Kate Fritz, Roger Fritz and Dave Theisen.

Lakewood Health System, Staples

Ammy and Timothy Woeste, Long Prairie, a girl, Brooklyn Mia, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, March 23, 2012.

Charity Rud and Matt Suomi, Staples, a girl, Aubrey Janelle, 7 pounds, March 25, 2012.

Kayla Carry, Browerville, and Jeremy Gallati, Cushing, a boy, Jaiden Jerome, 7 pounds, 7 ounces, March 26, 2012.

Karen DeWald and Daniel Vargas Garcia, Motley, a boy, Damian Vargas-DeWald, 6 pounds, 10 ounces, March 26, 2012.

Sarah and Tony Zetah, Motley, a girl, Madisyn Rose, 8 pounds, 13 ounces, March 26, 2012.

Stephanie and Zachary Bollum, Baxter, a boy, Logan Eugene, 6 pounds, 13 ounces, March 26, 2012.

Holly and Jeremiah Kneeland, Cushing, a girl, Jada Faith, 6 pounds, 6 ounces, March 26, 2012.

Bobbi Jo and Mathew Bourassa, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Mason Thomas, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, March 27, 2012.

Jennifer Doucette and Elijah LaDue, Fort Ripley, a girl, Avery LeeAnn, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, March 27, 2012.

Melissa and Jeremy Pape, Motley, a girl, Kelsey Ann, 8 pounds, 9 ounces, March 28, 2012.

Nichole and Dustan Lick, Nisswa, a boy, Sullivan William, 9 pounds, 12 ounces, March 29, 2012.

Katie Nelson and Melvin Mongan, Staples, a boy, Blake Scott, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, March 29, 2012.

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