BirthsPublished 11:15pm Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Sommer and Chris Sharrai of Dowagiac are the parents of a son, born April 1, 2012, at Lakeland-Niles. He weighed 6 pounds 15 ounces. Maternal grandparents are Terri and Mike Ritchie of Dowagiac. Paternal grandparents are Linda Wilson and Skip Sharrai of Dowagiac. Maternal great-grandmother is Teresa Rusch of Niles. Paternal great-grandmother is Carrol Miller of Dowagiac.
Mike Peffley and Amanda O’Connor of Niles are the parents of a son, Nolan Elliot Peffley, born April 2, 2012, at Lakeland-Niles. He weighed 7 pounds 15 ounces. They are also the parents of two sons and a daughter: Liam, 5; Lyric, 4; and McKaila, 13. Paternal grandparents are Gary and Tammie Peffley of Dowagiac. Paternal great-grandparents are Eugene and Roberta Karus of Dowagiac.
Brandon and Samantha Harper of Bridgman are the parents of a daughter, Gwenyth, born April 3, 2012, at Lakeland-Niles. She weighed 7 pounds 3 ounces. The Harpers are also the parents of a daughter, Madilyn, 3.
Maternal grandmother is Gracie Klann of Galien. Maternal great-grandmother is Ursula Reitz of Bridgman.
Sarah Lecount and Nathan Diamond of Edwardsburg are the parents of a daughter, Colette Diamond, born April 4, 2012, at Lakeland-Niles. She weighed 8 pounds 4 ounces. The Diamonds are also the parents of a son, Calvin Diamond, 5.
Maternal grandparents are Gary and Laura Maxwell of Edwardsburg. Paternal grandparents are Brenda and Randy Diamond of Dowagiac.