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Hudson Billi Wyman Bird
RONAN — Ashton Berlin and Leilon are proud to announce that their little brother, Hudson Billi Wyman Bird, was born August 11, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. He weighed 6 lbs. 3 oz. Parents are Melissa Bauer and Jeremiah Bird, of Ronan.

Paternal grandparents are Charlie Bird, of Charlo, and Colleen Patten, of San Carlos, Arizona.

Maternal grandparents are Kevin and Robbin Bauer, of Ronan; great-grandparents are Marvin Bauer, of Charlo, and Phyllis Sharbono, of Ronan.

Jessica Melise Brueckmann
POLSON — Cory and Kayla Brueckmann, of Polson, are proud to announce the arrival of their first child, Jessica Melise Brueckmann, who was born September 5, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. Jessica weighed 7 lbs. 6 oz.

Paternal grandparents are James and Julie Brueckmann, of Polson.

Maternal grandparent is Jennifer Davis, of Ronan; great-grandparents are Bud and Ramona Lynch, of Ronan.

Exavier Zues Ross
CHARLO — Nathan Ross and Sheila Felsman, of Charlo, are proud to announce the arrival of their fifth child, Exavier Zues Ross, who was born September 8, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. Exavier weighed 7 lbs. 5 oz., and joins siblings, Zion, Nevaeh, Brisies and Caspian.

Paternal grandparent is the late Opal Cajune, of Ronan.

Maternal grandparents are the late Sharon and Dennis Felsman, of Charlo; great-grandparents are the late Rose Chalwain and Charlie Bird, of Charlo.

Xander Ross Irvine
ST. IGNATIUS — Hunter James Franks Irvine is proud to announce that his little brother, Xander Ross Irvine, was born on September 9, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. Parent is Ani'ka Irvine, of St. Ignatius.

Maternal grandparents are Ann Irvine and Josh Jenson, of St. Ignatius; great-grandparents are Cleo Goddard, of Paistine, Texas, and Mary Jenson, of St. Ignatius, Vera Folden, of Pablo, and Kurt Folden, of Polson.

Raelena Marie Ammen
RONAN — Raelena Marie Ammen was born September 9, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. She weighed 7 lbs. 1.6 oz. Parents are Sarrena Ammen and Jeffery Wilson, of Ronan.

Paternal grandparent is Tanya Finley.

Maternal grandparent is Marcelene Andrew, of Ronan. Other grandparents are Tina Darnell and Kevin Dupuis, of Polson. Special thanks to Matthew Darnell.

Jase Duane Tryon
ST. IGNATIUS — Jase Duane Tryon was born September 10, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. He weighed 7 lbs. 6 oz. Parent is Christina Tryon, of St. Ignatius.

Maternal grandparents are Duane and Marian Tryon, of St. Ignatius.

Gabriel Francis Benn
RONAN — D’Shaun, Mary Rose, Vallissa, Alika, Adela, Isiah “Hansum” and Wesely are proud to announce their little brother, Gabriel Francis Benn, was born on September 10, 2014 at St. Luke Community Hospital. He weighed 7 lbs. Parents are Justin and Victoria Benn.

Paternal grandparents are Rose Durgeloh, of Ronan, and Ivan Benn, of St. George, Utah; great-grandparents are Gary and Linda Ramsey, of between Charlo and Ronan, and Arthur and Phyllis Richards, of Cedar City, Utah.

Maternal grandparents are Pierre Malatare, Terry Gardipe and Cheryl Gardipe, of Pablo; great-grandparents are Margaret Gardipe and John Littleboy, of “The Five,” and Scotty Gardipe, of Evaro.