Birth announcements

Published 11:20 am Monday, November 26, 2018


Davona and Dave Brown, of Buchanan, are the parents of a daughter, Karen Marie Brown, born 7:42 p.m. Nov. 15, 2018.

She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 22.25 inches long.

Her siblings are Annie Brown, 11, William Brown, 5 and Mary Frances Brown, 2.


Ember Brant and Daniel Stafford, of Niles, are the parents of a daughter, Stella Stafford, born 4:30 p.m. Nov. 16, 2018.

She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

Grandparents are Jon Brant, Julie Soales and Boyd Nutting, of Niles. Paternal grandparents are David and Chandra Stafford, of Niles. Great-grandparents are Mary Soales, of Niles and Lynn and Mike Norred, of Niles, and Cathy Messner, of Edwardsburg, and Pennie and Lew Carrington, of Berrien Springs.


Eve Layman and Edwin Jarquin, of Eau Claire, are the parents of a daughter, Elaina Jarquin, born 8:05 a.m. Nov. 19.

She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 ½ inches.

Her siblings Elsie Jarquin, 2; Kylo Jarquin, 2; Luke Jarquin, 3; Nala Jarquin, 4 and Chevy Jarquin, 4.

Maternal grandparents are Larry and Dina Layman, of Sodus. Paternal grandparents are Maria Belen Rosado, of Sodus. Maternal great-grandparent is Nancy Trail, of Eau Claire.