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Births: Sept. 17

Published 5:51pm Sunday, September 16, 2012


Zachary Iwaniuk

Jennifer and Rory Iwaniuk, of Niles, are the parents of a boy, Zachary Iwaniuk, born Aug. 8, 2012, at Lakeland-Niles. He weighed 8 pounds 2 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.

He joins siblings Mackenzie, Alexis, Jacob and Katelyn.

Maternal grandparents are Phyllis and Rick Young. Paternal grandparents are Janice and Gregory Iwaniuk.



Brenden Nichols and Samantha Checkley of Niles are the parents of a daughter, born Sept 8, 2012 at Lakeland-Niles. She weighed 8 pounds 4 ounces.

Maternal grandparents are Lisa Needham and Mike Needham of Niles. Paternal grandparents are Kristin Nichols & Tony Nichols of Niles. Maternal great-grandparents are Sherri Ducharme of Cassopolis. Paternal great-grandparents are Carol Hartman and Ray Payne of Niles.



Amber Collins and Jerome Williams, of Cassopolis, are the parents of a son, born Sept 7, 2012, at Lakeland-Niles. He weighed 7 pounds. The Williams are also proud parents of four sons: Bryce, 7; Braydin, 5; J.R., 2 1/2; and Jamarion, 1 1/2.

Maternal grandparent is Valerie Collins, of Cassopolis. Paternal grandparents are Trina Williams and Nate Moore, of Kalamazoo. Maternal great-grandparent is Pamela Riege, of Cassopolis. Paternal great-grandparent is Selessie Winters, of Vandalia.


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