Births (Sept. 19, 2012)

Thiessen Leighton baby

Leighton Thiessen

Thiessen Leighton baby

Phillip and Melanie Thiessen of Hillsboro announce the birth of their daughter, Leighton Ann Thiessen, born Aug. 8, at Newton Medical Center, Newton.

She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 201?2 inches long.

Leighton was welcomed home by her brother, Braden, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Roger and Helen Hagen of Hillsboro. Maternal great-grandparents are Fred and Doris David and Dorothy Hagen, all of Hillsboro.

Paternal grandparents are Walt and Neva Thiessen of Wichita and Pam Buller of Hillsboro. Paternal great-grandparents are Harry and Joanne Buller of Houston, Texas, Mildred Buller of Newton and Jacob and Mary Thiessen of Alberta, Canada.

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