Births/Birthdays

Births

Kathryn Edna Rhodes LISBON — Lynette and Vernon Rhodes announce the birth of their daughter, Kathryn Edna Rhodes, born May 29, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s in Boardman. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces at birth, and joins siblings William, 4, and Wynsten, 3. Maternal grandparents are David ...

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Niko Pierce Canonge EAST PALESTINE — Mike and Kelsey (Lyle) Canonge of East Palestine, are announcing the birth of their son, Niko Pierce Canonge, born on May 2, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Boardman. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 21 inches long. He joins big brother, ...

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Mason Thomas Best LEETONIA — Paige and Thomas Best III are announcing the birth of their son Mason Thomas Best on May 10 at St. Elizabeth in Boardman. Maternal grandparents are Steve Mountz, Crystal Mountz and stepmother Angie Mountz. Paternal grandparents are Tom Best Jr., Sandra Vest ...

Micah-Dean Derek Patterson

NEW SPRINGFIELD — Derek and Courtney Patterson of New Springfield announce the birth of their son, Micah-Dean Derek Patterson, born April 26, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s in Boardman. Micah-Dean weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces at birth. He joins a sister, Ellyonna Grace, 2, at home. Maternal ...

Dawson Leon Gump

EAST LIVERPOOL — Sierra and Robert Gump are announcing the birth of their son, Dawson Leon Gump, on April 30 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman. Dawson Leon weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces at birth. He joins siblings Robert, 10, Jacob, 8, and Gabriel, 4. Maternal grandparents are Vincent ...

Gemma Rayne Merriman

Shylla McLaughlin and Michael Merriman are announcing the birth of their daughter, Gemma Rayne Merriman, born on May 1 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman.

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Everly Rae Best SALEM — Amanda and William Best are announcing the birth of their daughter, Everly Rae Best, who was born April 29 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Boardman. Everly Rae weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce at birth. She joins a sister, Henley, 20 months. Maternal grandparents are Tim and ...

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Gideon John Grubbs HAMMONDSVILLE — Adam and Sarah Grubbs of Hammondsville announce the birth of their son, Gideon John Grubbs, board April 8, 2019, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Boardman. Gideon John weighed 7 pounds 10 ounces at birth. He joins a sister, Adalee, 9, and brother, ...

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Brandt and Brynn Linder HILLIARD — Twins, Brandt Michael and Brynn Marie, were born at 3:25 a.m. and 3:45 a.m. March 19 at The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center in Columbus to Jared and Shannon Linder of Hilliard, Ohio. Brandt was 7 pounds, 20.25 inches long; and Brynn was 6 pounds, 4 ounces ...

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Ivan Jackson Aday LISBON — Shayne Aday and Concetta Franczek are announcing the birth of their son, Ivan Jackson Aday, on March 23 in Boardman. Ivan Jackson weight 6 pounds, 13 ounces at birth. He joins a sister, Lainey, 4, and a brother Benjamin, 2. Blake Kennedy Croft EAST LIVERPOOL ...