Birth announcements for Sept. 2

info@islandpacket.comSeptember 2, 2012 

Katie Ferguson

Jenny and Jason Ferguson of Ridgeland announce the birth of a daughter, Katie Grace Ferguson, at 9:19 a.m. Aug. 1 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

The newborn weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces, and measured 20 inches.

She has a sister, Anna, 6.

Maternal grandparents are Debbie and Steve Hansen of Ridgeland.

Paternal grandparents are Rita Ferguson of Bluffton and Jim Ferguson of Pooler, Ga.

Helen Lepionka

Jen LaCroix and Franz Lepionka of Cambridge, Mass., announce the birth of a daughter, Helen Maude Lepionka, at 1:47 a.m. Aug. 1 at the Cambridge Hospital.

The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and measured 21.5 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Sandy and Ed LaCroix of Essex Junction, Vt.

Paternal grandparents are Lisa and Larry Lepionka of Beaufort.

Taylor Nyland

Brooke and Steven Nyland of Bluffton announce the birth of a daughter, Taylor Renee Nyland, at 5:23 p.m. Aug. 16 at Hilton Head Hospital.

The newborn weighed 7 pounds and measured 18.5 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Bonnie and Gary Schroeder of Emerald Isle, N.C.

Paternal grandparents are Janet and Steve Nyland of Kennesaw, Ga.

Sophia Priest

Aksana and James Priest of Port Royal announce the birth of a daughter, Sophia Renee Lee Priest, at 10:44 a.m. Aug. 23 at Hilton Head Hospital.

The newborn weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces, and measured 18 inches.

She has a sister, Kelly, 6.

Maternal grandparents are Tatyana and Vitaly Skurykhiny of Stankovo, Belarus.

Paternal grandparents are Donna and Lenny Cashin of Knoxville, Tenn.

Ellie Thompson

Lacy and Jay Thompson of San Diego announce the birth of a daughter, Ellie Hope Thompson, at 4:49 p.m. May 17 at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, Calif.

The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and measured 20.5 inches.

She has a brother, Colin, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Rhonda and Chuck White of Beaufort.

Paternal grandparents are Susan and Jim Thompson of Edisto Island.

Liam Vander Schaaf

Aye Aung and Keith Vander Schaaf of Bluffton announce the birth of a son, Liam Garrett Vander Schaaf, at 10:05 a.m. July 17 at Hilton Head Hospital.

The newborn weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces, and measured 21 inches.

He has a brother, Gage, 5.

Maternal grandfather is Daw Khin Thein of Bluffton.

Paternal grandparents are Janice and Garrett Vander Schaaf of Circleville, N.Y.

McKinley Wetmore

Amie and Christopher Wetmore of Great Lakes, Ill., announce the birth of a daughter, McKinley Juliet Wetmore, at 8:25 p.m. Aug. 17 at Northwest Lake Forest Hospital in Lake Forest, Ill.

The newborn weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and measured 20 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Teresa and Bill McCarty of Hilton Head Island.

Paternal grandparents are Georgi and Charlie Wetmore of Hilton Head Island.

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