Jace Eli Helmer
Paul and Jessi Helmer of Marion announce the birth of their son, Jace Eli, born at 9:55 p.m. Oct. 1 at Newton Medical Center in Newton.
He weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 18 inches long. Welcoming him home was sister Cheyanne, 17 months.
Grandparents are Rhonda Carlson and Brad Carlson, both of Marion, and Darrel Helmer of Northfork, Calif.
Great-grandparents are Charlote Casey and Gary and Shirley Carlson, all of Marion; Norman and Phyllis Spencer, Hallett, Okla., and Pauline Allender, Harper.
Micah and Amanda Ratzlaff of Hillsboro announce the birth of their daughter, Jetta Maryn, born at 4:40 a.m. Oct. 15 at Newton Medical Center, Newton.
She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 18 inches long. Welcoming her home were siblings Brekyn, 6, and Kingzley, 3.
Maternal grandparents are Fred and Judy Lincks of Mountainburg, Ark. Paternal grandparents are Glenn Ratzlaff and Clay and Barb Shannon of Joy, Okla.