Alumni Births

“Daniel Francis”
First child of Monica Higler Williams (1983)
and husband Will, on March 1, 2006
Granddaughter: “Samantha Anne Strahley”
Born in Sept 2005 to Lisa Beebe Strahley’s (1976) son.
“She is being greatly spoiled by both sets of grand parents. She resides in NC with our son and daughter in law. Life is great and has many wonderful things to offer every day.”
“Amanda Renee”
First child of Brian Klock (1985) and wife, Monica.
October 26, 2005 – 7 lbs. 6 oz., 19.5 inches long.
“We have been blessed with a beautiful, healthy child.”
A First Grandchild!
Mary Ann Naples Vann (1978) and her husband Livingston (Jamie) Vann (1975), announce the birth of their first grandchild… Molly Ann Wachter born on August 30, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 6 1/2 oz.  Great-Grandparents Dominic and Mary Ellen Naples.  Photo
“Jacob Taylor”
Congrats!   Born to Jay Shaplin (1986) and Chandra
on 7/27/005, 9 lbs 4oz, 20.5″
“William Richard”
to Jim Hinkeldey (1979) & Doreen Dennie Hinkeldey (1980)
on 7/16/05.  This is their third child!
This is grandchild #6 for Doreen’s parents and #8 for Jim’s father.
Husky Aunts and Uncles include Jeff Dennie ’83, Howard ’72 and Kris (Henriksen) ’75 Hinkeldey, Nancy Hinkeldey ’73 and Dave Hinkeldey ’81.
“Aiden Matthew Smith”
Second grandchild for Rick Smith (1976) and Laura – 6/26/05
Another grandma!
Terri Cohea Lindblad (1971, married to Jeff Lindblad)
became a grandmother on 6/22/05 at 12:20am. Her daughter,
Mary Beth, gave birth to Lilian Mae Adcock. She weighed 9
pounds, 9 ounces and 21 inches long.
 It’s a GIRL! “Marisa Paige Hedlund” – Granddaughter
Born 5/29/05, 5lbs 15oz – Susie Sherwood Andrews (1975) has finally gotten a granddaughter! After waiting for 28 years, 3 sons and 4 grandsons, she got the girl she and her husband have always prayed for.  That makes the 8th grandchild for
her and Tommy together.
“Drew Thomas”
Carol White Simpson (1983) and husband Eric.
Born 4/4/05 – 8 lbs., 1 oz
“Drew joins his 2 yr old brother, Nathan, born May 2, 2003. Carol resides with her husband and children in Cary, NC”
A second grandchild! “Risa Tamura Hendrix”
The daughter of Carol Cotton Hendrix’s (1964) and husband Dick’s son, Bob and his wife Kayo.  Born in Guam on 3/10/05 at 4:54am EST (7:54p Guam time), 9 lbs, 2 oz – 20 inches.  She joins 2.5-year-old brother Jimi (b. 6/10/02). – Photos
“Lauren Joyce”
Born 1/27/05 to Carol Irons Murray (1983) & husband Mike.
“Big brothers Kevin (6), John Michael (3) and big sister
Shannon (5) are so excited about their new baby sister!”
“Matilda Ann” – 7 lbs 9 oz, 19½ inches – 1/15/05, 7:45am
Firstborn of Mike Warner (1980) and wife Kim – Photo
Matilda, named after her Great Grandma Warner, joins
4 grandparents, 11 aunts and uncles, and 21 cousins!
“Nicholas Randolph Duvall”
First grandson of Gail Miller Strieter (1972) & husband John (Northwood 1973), born to daughter Stacey and son-in-law Justin Duvall.  January 2, 2005, 9 lbs. 9 oz. and 22″ long!
Photo
“Ritter O’Day Woods”
First grandchild of Van Jacobs (1968) and Pat Newman Jacobs (1969) – by daughter Kristina Jacobs-Woods.  Born January 2005.  From Pat: “Hopefully Van, Jr., and Patrick (two of their 3 sons, Joe’s only 14), will follow suit in the not too distant future! 33 years of marriage is an awful long time to wait for grandkids!!”
A granddaughter, “Tessa Renee”- First grandchild for
Bob van Houten (1977) and wife Wendy.  His son’s girlfriend gave birth to the 7-lb early Christmas present in Boise Idaho on December 8, 2004 at 7:38pm!
“Elizabeth (Ellie) Grace” – 8 lbs 11 oz – Photo
to Ann (Luksic) and Andy Barlow on November 17, 2004
She joins Ann’s children, Madeleine (14) and Andrew (11), who have taken to her with loving arms. Elizabeth is the Luksic’s 10th grandchild and the Barlow’s 2nd. Ann says “after 11 years, it all came back to me–kind of like riding a bicycle!”
“Katherine Genevieve”
to Mary Anne Auger Doran (1982) and Stephen on
October 19, 2004 at 8:39am, 10 lbs 1 oz, and 21 inches!
“We are all doing fine and trying to adjust to being new parents!”
“Joshua Gilliam”
to Joel Jacobson (1972) and Pamela, on October 19, 2004
in Tampa, FL – 6 lbs 13.5 oz and  21 inches long
“Nathan Blaise” – “Nate”
to Olga Godoy Czekalski (1984) and Blaise
August 30,2004 – 8 lbs and 20½ inches
“Big sister Sophia loves little Nate.”
 “Ezra Reuven”
to Melynda Talmud-Schudrich (1985) and Nathaniel
on 8/22/04, 7:29pm.  6 lbs, 3ozs.
“He joins his brothers David Simon, 6, and Asher Hillel, 4 yrs old”
A grandson for Jeff Harris (1966), “William Jeffrey” born on August 13, 2004 –  21 inches 7 lbs 12 oz, son Douglas’ child.
“Never thought I would be a grandfather at the young age of 56. Cute little boy in the pink of health.”
“William Phillip”
to Paul Starks (1978) and Kym on August 7, 2004, 11:51am.
7 lbs. and 21½-inches long…. their 4th son “and eating a like a
madman.  His brothers are delighted.”  Mom and newborn doing well.
“Alessandra (Alie) Jolie”
to Debbie Mudd Thomas (1982) & Ross on June 27, 2004.
“We live in Albuquerque New Mexico and are now a family of five.  our oldest
son, Jeremy will be going off to college at NMSU next year.”
“Kathleen Mary”
to Patrick (1984) and Judy Warner (1984) Weixel on
June 1, 2004 at 8:48am.  Photo
KATE joins big brothers Jimmy (8) and Brendan (5) and big sister Annie (3).
She is the 12th grandchild of Jim and Eunice Weixel and the 19th
grandchild for Dave and Pat Warner.  Mike Warner (1980) just announced
that he and his wife Kim are expecting their first child in January 2005,
which makes #20 for Grandma and Grandpa Warner!
“Anderson Page Andrea”
to Lysa Hall Sims (1978) and Donovan, on May 7, 2004
Her third child, Anderson joins big brothers Alexander (3), and Avery (1).
All are doing fine!
” Karel Madeleine” (aka Leine)
to Albert Desmarias (1983) and Stephanie,
May 4, 2004. Their first!
“Ava Elizabeth”
to Albert (1978) and Beth Comeau, April 8, 2004
“Older sisters, Alexis (7) and Ashley (5) are taking great care of her.
My wife and I are blessed to have our 3 happy & healthy girls.”
“Rett Frankln”
to Hank Heller (1983) and Sabrina, 11:37pm April 4, 2004.
This is Hank’s 3rd son!
“Hannah Lyric Stone”
8th grandchild for “Will” Wilcox (1970) and Heather
February 24, 2004 in Rock Hill, SC, 8lbs., 12.5 oz, 20 inches
“She has lots of red-brown hair and blue eyes. Despite the unseasonal
arrival of 18 inches of snow the day she came home, both Hannah and her
mother Heather are doing well.  This now brings the total of “grands” to
eight – 4 girls and 4 boys.”
“Margaret Ann”
Doreen Dennie (1980) Hinkeldey and Jim Hinkeldey (1979)
November 8, 2003, 7lbs., 1oz. and 20½ inches long.
“Her brother Patrick (age 21 months) and the other members of the Dennie
and Hinkeldey families are thrilled.”
 “Devon Lynn Bryant”
Nov. 3, 2003 –  4 lbs. 11 oz. and 19″ long…
1st grandchild for Patrica Hurd Bryant (1970) and husband Richard, born to their son, “Rick.”
“They live with us so I get plenty of grandma time with my new granddaughter.”
“Jenna”
to Anna Kerasiotes Black (1984) and Brian
October 14, 2003
“Rachel Emily”
to Barbara Gold Bryan (1981) and husband, Rodney, on
October 8, 2003.  Rachel joins older sister, Samantha Nicole.
Photo and Recent Photo of both children (June 2004)
From: Olga Godoy Czekalski (1984):
Eric Hanson (1983) and Monica Godoy Hanson (1985)
are the proud parents of a beautiful little boy!  “Luke Peter
Hanson” arrived on September 24, 2003 at 8:52am. He
weighed in at 8 lbs. 12 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Erica Brooke (7 1/2) is Luke’s big sister!
“John Paul Salvatore”
to  Gay Laurienzo San Severino (1979) and husband, Rick.
August 6, 2003 at 6:20pm, 7 lbs., 15 oz.
Their 9th child.
“Logan Cameron”
to Robin Sinkoff Barth (1981) and husband, Craig.
August 4, 2003 – 6 lbs., 5oz.
“He joins his big brother Tyler and two dogs, Pretzel and Klondike.”
“Mason”
Grandchild of Lynn Janashek Boyd (1975) and Richard Boyd
(1973), July 25, 2002, weighing in at 8lbs. 9 oz. and 20¾ inches.
Mason is blessed w/a plethora of Pearyites…… his great Uncle Neil
Janashek ’79, great Aunt Shelley Moore Janashek ’75, great Aunt Carol
Janashek Tardiff ’80, great Aunt Patti Boyd Cangemi ’76
“Noah Robert”
to Kelly Morris Selt (1984) on April 22, 2003
“Keller Henry”
Grandbaby # 4 for Eli MacConnell Runion (1968) on April 16, 2003!  “Everyone is in great shape. He’s a cutie and his sister Kelsey, and cousins Gabrielle and Mason think he’s a hoot!”
“Hannah Lynn”
Granddaughter of Gail King Ziminsky’s (1971)…
born to her son Jon and his wife Laura.
April 15, 2003, 10:40am
“My son said she is his little 1040!”
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“Anthony Joseph”
Another grandchild for Janet Darr Puyot (1969),
born March 25, 2003!  Janet now has three grandsons
and two granddaughters.
“Emma Catherine”
to Teresa Whitsell Wellens (1985) on March 19, 2003 at 1:10am, 6lbs. 8 oz.
“She is the happiest little girl. My two other children,
Samantha (12) and Steven (9) are the best helpers a mother could ask for!”
“Grayson Scott”
to Chris Slowey (1984) and Kirsten, March 19, 2003 at
Howard County General Hospital at 5:02am.
“Both Mom and Baby are doing great!”
“Terrell Marcellus”
Leonard Wright (1983) and Angela – their 4th!
January 28, 2003, 9 lbs.
“James Leyton”
Jim Eddins (1983) and wife Kristen
December 25, 2002, 2:23am
……in a Mitsubishi Montero – Story
“Aidan Joseph”
Bob Slowey (1980) and Scotti
December 13, 2002 at 10:00am, 6 lbs. 10 ozs.
Their second child “…. with a full head of curly black hair.
We hope everyone had as good a holiday as we did.
Happy New Year!!”
“Evan David”
Debbie Dalton Roberts (1983) and husband Bobby
November 30, 2002 in Panama City Beach Florida after 10
years of fertility treatments and prayers!  He has a sister, Emma (through adoption), who turned 3 on January 6th (2003)
“Tristan Gage”
Denise Collier (1985) on November 28, 2002
7 lbs., 8 oz. and 19 inches
“Justin Michael”
Debbie Dunn Coughlin (1983) and Mike
October 18, 2002, 6 lbs., 8 oz.
“Matthew (age 4) and Jackie (age 2) are very proud of their little brother.”
“Alexander (Alex) Nelson”
Gerry Adcock (1976) & Nancy
August 28, 2002, 8 lbs., 8 oz., 21 inches.
“Mom & baby are doing well. Michael (5 years old) is proud to be a
new big brother.”
“Michelle Avery”
Avis Pettis Thomas (1986) & Mark
June 19, 2002 at 12:48pm
“Xenia Lynn Ridgway”
June 18, 2002, to Judy Miller Ridgway (1968) & Art
Ridgway’s (1966) son, Sean.
“She’s the first Ridgway girl born in 48 years!”  Photos
“John Michael”
Carol Irons Murray (1983) and Mike
8 lbs., 5 oz. on March 4, 2002 {‘my smallest”)
“Big brother Kevin 3½ and big sister Shannon 2 are very excited and love him to death. Fortunately, we are sleepingthrough the night, but needless to say three kids under the age of 4 keeps us very busy.”
“Maya Lili Gakidis”
Jill Sinkoff Gakidis (1984) and Ted
7 lbs., 8 oz., 20 inches, born March 10, 2002
Jill says “I am enjoying every minute of
motherhood! I had no idea that it would be so magical!!”
“James Tamura Hendrix”
First Grandchild for Carol Cotton Hendrix (1964) and husband, Dick.  6/10/02, 12:10p Guam Standard Time (10:10p EST, 6/9/02) at 7 lbs., 6 oz.
“We didn’t get a measure of length but according to the
proud papa [their son, Robert], ‘he’s big.'”
“Daniel Joseph”
2nd addition to family for Dave Boboltz (1981) and wife Mary, born on 4/18/02 at Reston hospital a couple of weeks earlier than expected.  He was 6 lbs., 1 oz.
Daniel  joins sister Allison (3).  Mom and baby are doing fine.
“Paige Gwendolyn”
Colleen Jacques Callis (1984) and John Callis (WHS 1985) welcomed another daughter, Paige, to their family on Easter Day 3/31/02.  Paige was 7 lbs., 4 oz. and 20 inches long.
Big sister Meghan (5) and older brother Zack (2½) just lover her to death!
Photo
“Kieran Julia”
Mig O’Hara (1977) and husband, Colin, welcomed
another daughter into the world on 3/28/02.
Kieran joins sister Morgan (5) and brother Quinn (2)
Aunt Robin Rosenberg Aiscowitz (1979)!
“Aidan Gehrig Rosenberg”
Born to Jeffrey Rosenberg (Rockville 1986) and Roma,
Aunts Robin Rosenberg Aiscowitz (1979) and Jody Rosenberg (1981).  Born March 20, 2002.  From Robin:
Honorary family members: Lisa Kronman Kalen (1981), Gay Laurienzo San
Severino (1979) Kathy Goldsborough (1981), Kim Hartman Jolliffe (1981).
“This baby boy will be in the University of Maryland’s Class of 2020.  He is a very good baby.  He sleeps a lot and eats a lot.  I am just a very proud aunt.  My sister in-law Roma had to have a Caesarean at the last minute when he was born, so that is why he looks so good.  Matteo (his 9 year old brother) only wants to know when Aidan can have chicken soup for the Jewish holidays.”  Photo
“Patrick Edward”
Jim Hinkeldey (1979) & Doreen Dennie Hinkeldey (1980)
on 1/16/02 – Photo
Fourth Grandchild…
for Steve Keckler (1969) and Jane Aaron (1967) Keckler.
“Jack Steven Istvan” was born on 12/28/2001 to their daughter Kim and her husband Kevin.
1971 Grandparent!
“Aiden Joseph Hapeman”
Paul Hapeman (1971) and Linda
On Dec 18, 2001 at 4:09pm, Paul became a Grandfather to a beautiful 9 lb. 9 oz. 22½” Baby Boy, born to his daughter Sara. “Aiden just may be the most beautiful baby boy ever born. Am I a proud Pop Pop? Duh! Everyone home and doin’ fine.”
“Shannon Dora”
Patrick (1971) and Christina Sweeney, 12/20/01
Patrick says,”She came a month early but Mom and Shannon are home and doing great. When most of my classmates are having grandchildren I’m just getting started. Better late than never.”
Photo
1980 Grandparent!
Christopher (1980) and Jane Sterling are proud to announce
the birth of their first grandchild, “Drew Taylor Beshears”
8 lbs., 6oz, born on 11/27/01.  Photos
Chris says “While some of the class of 1980
is still producing babies,  this old man just had his first grandson!”
“Ivy Edberg” – 6 lbs., 7½ oz., 18½ inches
Amy Hirsch Edberg (1981) and Steve
Summit Birth Place in Frisco, CO – 11/8/01, 8:20a.
She joins her brother, Wolf, and The entire family is doing well!
Photo
“Patrick Jr.”
to Kathy O’Donnell (1983), on 10/28/01
He joins his siblings, Matt 13, Kelsey 8, Lindsey 7, and Danny 4.  “We are all very happy and still living in Maryland” says Kathy!  Photo
“Madison Christine”
to Steve Mellinger (1981) and April on 10/8/01
9 lbs., 6 oz., 25½ inches.
She’s doing well and joins her older sister, Hannah, who is
2 years old now.  All are doing great!!
“Elizabeth Grace” – 5 lbs., 9 oz., 19 inches
Rebecca Naham Crockett (1985/Wheaton) & Jeff
on 10/2/01, 4:24p
Grandma Once More
On June 5, 2001, Janet Darr Puyot’s (1969) daughter, Denise Hartman, gave birth to another boy, Jacob “Jake,”6 lbs. 5 ozs.  This makes three grandchildren for Janet!
1976 and 1971 Grandparents!
“Ashley Vanessa-Anna Bullington”
Virginia Lynagh Bullington (1976) and Barry (1971)
On May 14, 2001
Ashley is the daughter of our oldest daughter, Ginna. Ashley is named after her Aunt Ashley, a friend of her mother, Karen Vanessa, and her great-great grandmother, Anna. Ashley is an absolute joy. Barry and I thank God everyday for the 3 beautiful girls (2 daughters, 1 grandaughter) he has blessed us with.
“Edward ‘Ned’ Swanson Kerst Way”
to Tom Way (1980) and  Laura, 4/4/01.
Ned joins sister Emma and Mellie.
For all of the not-so-gory details, visit Ned’s website at: http://www.cis.udel.edu/~way/ned
“Randall Kyle, Jr.” – 8 lbs., 9 oz.
to Mary McCarty Adams (1984), 2/20/01
Kyle joins his two sisters Ashley and Brooke, who are both very excited!
“Colleen Patricia” – 6 lbs., 3/4 oz., 20 inches
to Ted O’Donnell (1986) and wife Becky, 2/7/01, 7:33p
This is their first child, and both mother and baby are doing fine.
Dad could use some sleep!  Photo
More Twins!
Tami Baka Stakem (1984) and her husband Jimmy welcomed twin sons born on Jan. 30, 2001 to their family. “Liam James” (6 lbs., 15 oz.) and “Ryan Edward” (5 lbs., 12oz.).
The boys join their older brother, Jack (3), in the Stakem clan.
“Savannah Claire” – 8 lbs., 8oz., 20¼ inches
Diana Cash Lennon (1978) and husband Rocky
1/17/01, 11:52p
“She’s sleeping, eating and producing like a champ :)”
Photo
“Kelsey Rose” – 6 lbs., 10 oz., 20½ inches
Rick Fiore (1985) and wife Teresa, 12/29/00
Mom and baby are doing great.
“Rebecca Stella” – 7 lbs., 4 oz., 19½ inches
Sia Raptakes Lappin (1983) and husband Joe, 12/26/00
Rebecca joins big brother, Daegan, 19 months.
“Julian Xavier”
Kelly DeGraff Gibson (1980) and Joseph Gibson
11/22/00 – Photo
“Elizabeth”
Tom (1982) and Dee Latchaw, 11/13/00 Photos
“Ann Adele” – 8 lbs., 19½ inches
Patrick & Judy Warner Weixel (both 1984), 10/9/00, 10:07am
Annie joins two older brothers Jimmy (5) and Brendan (2)  Photo
“Liam”
Bob Slowey (1980) and Scotti on 10/24/00
FOURFOLD: 2 grandkids AND 2 children!
“Carter William Theros” born 7/18/00
“Catelyn Isabel Fitzpatrick” born 1012/00
“Seth” 12/17/99 and “Gabriella” 1/7/00 Cruzan-Cohen
Susan Cruzan-Cohen (1970) and David
Carter is the son Susan’s son, Joel (wife Melanie).  Catelyn is the daughter of Susan’s daughter Stephanie (husband Matt).  Seth and Gabriella were recently adopted by Susan & David in Guatemala!  Photos
“Andrew Blake” – 7 lbs., 15 oz., 20¾ inches
Carolyn Foote Johnson (1978) & Michael on 9/8/00, 12:58pm
TRIPLETS
“Julia Rose, Joshua Alexander, and Jordan Alexa” born September 5, 2000 to Carlos J. Carbo (1980) and Sandy
Family includes an aunt, Connie Carbo Stimpert (1973) and uncle Rick Carbo (1975).
Photo
“Nicole”
Denise Holliday Wade (1982) and Robert, September 2000
Nicole joins 2 brothers.
“Samantha Nicole”
Barbara Gold Bryan (1981) and Rodney on 9/1/00 – Photo
“Christian Lee” – 6 lbs., 13 oz.
Randy Hagen (1981) and Gina, 8/27/00
“He and his darling momma, Gina, are doing great.”
“Naomi Rachel” – 6 lbs., 13 oz.
Diane Hirsch (1977) & husband Dan Goldstein on 8/20/00
Naomi joins siblings Yoel (9) and Ilan (almost 5)
“Grant William” – 8 lbs. 8 oz.
Kathryn Poulsen Dorshimer (1985) & Duane on 8/11/00
“Kaitlyn Rose” – 6 lbs., 5 oz., 19 inches
Kevin Murphy (1984) and wife Diane on 8/10/00, 11:59pm
“Elizabeth Grace”
to Grant Wagner (1980) and Michele on 7/16/00
Score in the Wagner house – Men 3, Women 2
“Jonathan Benjamin” – 7 lbs., 5 oz.
to Lenny (1975) & Carol Chornock on 7/6/00
Mother and baby doing well — Jonathan joins three sisters.
Lenny says, “Needed some added testosterone in the house!
“Jacquelyn Sarah” – 5 lbs., 8 oz.
to Debbie Dunn Coughlin (1983) and Mike on 6/25/00
Her two year old brother, Matthew, is enjoying his new role!
“Asher Hillel” – 7 lbs., 11 oz.
to Melynda Talmud-Schudrich (1985) and Nathaniel on
6/17/20, 6:48am
He joins his brother David Simon, 2 yrs old
“Zachary William”
Steve (1981) & Karen Morris on 5/17/00
Zachary joins siblings Steve, Ashleigh, and Amber
“Jessica” – 6 lbs., 12 oz.
Kim White Littleton (1980) on 5/9/00
This is Kim’s first child!
“Shannon Ruth” – 8 lbs., 9 oz.
Carol Irons Murray (1983) & Mike on 5/8/00
This is their second child.  Big brother Kevin (18 mos.) is very proud!
“Erica Ridgely” –  8 lbs.,1½ oz., 21¼ inches
Luanne Murphy Houck (1983) and Rory Houck
on 4/26/00, 8:13am
#5! “Timothy Robert” – 8 lbs. 3 oz., 20 inches
John and Amy Warner (1978) Wasel
3/28/00, 11:49 pm
Timothy joins brother Paul, and sisters Alex, Mary Kate, and Christine
“Robyn Alicia”
Lauren Steinberg Levy (1983) and Howard on 3/23/00
Robyn and big brother Allan (2 1/2) are doing well and
enjoyed the Peary reunion this past June!
(Posted 8/21/00)
“Kelly Katherine” – 7 lbs., 5 oz., 19 inches
Mike DiFonzo (1984) and Leslie (Fitzpatrick, 1985) 3/13/00, 1:52am
She joins sisters Christine and Angela (and Sweetie, the cat)!
“Patrick William” – 10 lbs., ¾ oz., 22½ inches
Becky Sowers (1985) Stalnaker and John, 3/10/00
Patrick joins brother Phillip 6/18/98.  “I live in PA and have had the wonderful opportunity due to work situations to be in Frederick and see my nephew several times while he is quite small!!” says Aunt Beth Sowers (80) Chirico
Photo
“Hannah Marie” – 10 lbs., 4 oz., 21¾ inches
Steve (1981) & April Mellinger on 2/17/00
“We live in Hagerstown, MD and Hannah is doing well.
I wanted to make sure Hannah would be a Husky Pup!!”
“Devin Matthew” – 7.2 lbs., 20½ inches
Wendy Chornock Streight (1980) & Jim
Valentines Day 2000, 7:35pm
Photos
“Samuel Isaac” – 7 lbs., 12 oz., 19 inches
Larry Dickstein (1976) and Tobi on 2/2/00
Samuel joins big sister Sarah (6 years).  Mother and son are doing well.
Fraternal Twin Boys!
“Gabriel Christopher” – 5 lbs., 15 oz.
“Philip Gregory” – 5 lbs., 11 oz. – both 19½ inches
to Katrina Catron Holmes (1977) and Scott on 1/4/00
Both boys doing well and mom and dad adjusting to life with two babies!
“Zachary John” – 7 lbs., 3 oz., 19¼ inches
John Lejnar (1979) and Linda brought their second child into the world! Zack and mom are doing great. 12/13/99
Jean Lejnar McCormick, 1979, twin sibling of John, is an aunt!
“Alexandra Maria” – 6 lbs., 0 oz., 19 inches
Dean Peters (1977) and Karen – 12/01/99, 6:13am
Photos
“Andress Sean Ridgway”
to Judy Miller Ridgway (1968) & Art Ridgway’s (1966) son
Sean, Sr., making Judy a “Grammy” & Art a “Poppie” on 10/27/99!  This also makes Missie Ridgway Rubin (1968) & Larry Rubin (1966) great aunt and uncle, and Dave Spurlock (1966) an honorary great uncle (“whether he likes it or not” says Judy)
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“Wilson Andrew” – Columbia, MD
Paul Orlando (1979) and Jeannie, 10/14/99
He joins his sister Christine (10) and brother Sammy (8)
“Shannon Elizabeth” – 10lbs. 9 oz., 22 inches
Jeannette Frederickson (1983) Hill and Larry Hill, 09/8/99
Her siblings (Michael, Lauren, and Thomas) are thrilled at her arrival
“Zacharias (Zack) John” – 8 lbs., 0 oz., 19¾ inches
Colleen Jacques Callis (1984) and John Callis, 08/24/99
MORE TWINS!
“Maxwell 6 lbs.,  3 oz. & “Sabrina” 5 lbs., 0 oz.
Alyson Berman Holzinger (1982) and Andy, 8/20/99
 “Nicole Elizabeth” – 7 lbs., 11 ozs., 20¼ inches
Jackie Hewitt Stock (1980) and Jim, 08/08/99
Nicole joins big sister, Kelly Anne, who turned 4 years old in December 1999
“Jacob Dylan Goetzinger” – 8 lbs., 6 ozs., 19 inches
Grandson of Joyce Saylor Smoyer (1973), 08/07/99
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More Grandparents!
After 29 years of marriage and 9 children later, Linda Grant (1969) and Don Cornett (1967)  became grandparents on August 20.  This is their first grandchild and they would like to thank God for the great gift of life in their children and now their grandchildren!
A First-time Grandma!
“Hunter Payne Farmer” – 7 lbs., 9 oz.

to Sherri Lin Farmer Blodgett, daughter of
Jeanne Hauprich Sheeler (1976), 06/02/99
“Joshua Edward”
Melina Mahassel Bates (1985) and Heath, June 1999
“Jennifer Louise” – 7lbs. 10½ oz., 19¾ inches
Brenda Zerbe (1980) and Jeff St. Thomas, 05/28/99
“Ryan Nicholas” 7 lbs. 4 oz., 18 inches
Steven (1983) and LuAnn Rosenthal, 05/26/99
“Joseph Daegan” – 7 lbs. 4 oz., 20¾ inches
Sia Raptakes Lappin (1983) and Joe, 05/07/99
“Janelle Annette” – 6 lbs. 15 oz., 19 inches
Charline Chapman Carter (1986) and Wade, 03/21/99
Janelle joins 3-½ year old brother, Justin.
“Benjamin Andre” – 7 lbs. 2 oz., 19 inches
Debbie Belland Bergeron (1982) and Andre, 03/17/99
Benjamin joins 18 month old sister Ashley Nicole.
A Granddaughter
“Leah Alice Show-Verzi” – 5 lbs. 14 oz., 19¼ inches
Barbara Zukav Davis’s (1975) daughter
Laura Ann Show delivered a little girl on 03/07/99.
This makes Barbara a first time grandmother and makes
a grand aunt of Patsy Zukav (1984).  Everyone is said to be doing fine!
“Ashley
Al (1978) and Beth Comeau 03/02/99,
3:30pm
Al and Beth’s second child, it makes Mr & Mrs. Gerry Comeau (Al’s Dad, Aspen Hill Barber Shop) a 9-time grandparent, and there’s one more on the way (due in July).
“Morgan Simone” – 6 lbs., 5 oz., 19 inches
Kelly DeGraff Gibson (1980) and Joseph Gibson
2/11/99, 6:05 am
Photos
“Joshua Paul” – 8 lbs. 2 oz., 20¾ inches
Holy Cross Hospital, 11:13am
Tim Reyer (1985) and Marj, 1/12/99 – Photo
“Brendan Joseph” – 8 lbs., 7 oz., 21 inches
Patrick (’84) and Judy Warner (’84) Weixel
10/30/98, 6:22 pm
Brendan joins big brother Jimmy (11/9/95)
A Grandson
“Blaine Matthew Aker” – 9 lbs. 1 oz., 21 inches.
Shirley Austin Hartz’s (1966) son Matthew and his
wife Lynsey became parents of a baby boy.  Mom, baby and dad are all doing well.   Grandmommy, Brian and Great Grandmother are doing fine too.
TWINS: “Gabriella Anna” 3 lbs. 13oz. & “Layla Amber”
3 lbs. 3oz. to Elly and Nino (1985) Basile, 10/17/98
“Gertrud Anne” – 6 lbs., 9oz. in Olney, MD
Patty Moscoso Lutton (1982) and Todd, 10/27/98
Gertrud joins siblings Emma Wensley Lutton (6 lbs, 12 oz. on March 29th, 1992 – Jacksonville, Florida) and Nikolas Corwin Lutton (6 lbs., 11 oz. on April 24th, 1991 – Naples, Italy)
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“Zachary Bryce” – 7 lbs. 5 oz.
Denise Frank Conneen (1982) and Michael 10/01/98
“Anne-Denise”
to Gay Laurienzo-San Severino (1979), 9/09/98
The latest addition to the growing San Severino family which includes: Dominic (b. February 1984), Francis (b. November 1987), Marie (b. July 1989), Therese (b. June 1991), Anthony (b. February 1994), Vincent (b. October 1995), and Richard (b. February 1997).  Gay says she wants enough babies to fill a football team!!
“Michael Gaetano” – 8 lbs., 14 oz., 20½ inches
to Eddie (’82) and Sally Warner (’82) Amatucci
7/22/98, 7:00 pm
Big sister Claire (5/13/91) and brother Luke (7/15/96)
TWINS
“Mary Katherine & Christine Elizabeth”
6 lbs., 1 oz. & 6 lbs., 3 oz.
John and Amy Warner (’78) Wasel
6/24/98, 8:43 am & 8:45 am
Big brother Paul (5/6/95) and sister Alexandra (9/22/96)
“Robert FitzGerald” – 7 lbs. 8 oz.
Karen FitzGerald Warren (1979) and Lane 5/20/98
“Andrea Jordan” – 6 lbs. 8 oz.
Ron Fox (1983) and Debbie, 5/19/98
“Alison Jane” – 5 lbs. 6 oz.
Susan Husband Ridgley (1984) and Dave, 4/15/98
“James Clay” – 6 lbs. 9 oz.
Brian Simpson (1979) and Jeannie, 3/25/98
TWINS
“Taylor Anastasia” – 6 lbs. 5 oz.
“Delaney Sophia” – 5 lbs. 4 oz.
Perry (1980) and Rebecca Tsacoumis, 3/06/98
“Evan Stewart” – 10 lbs. 6 oz.
Ian (1982) and Meg Paregol, 2/26/98
“Jordan Marie” – 5 lbs. 3 oz.
John (1979) and Linda Kretschmer Lejnar, 2/01/98
“Brandon Thomas” – 7 lbs. 1 oz.
Kathy Anderson Folkes (1975) and Jeff, 1/21/98
“James Patrick” – 4 lbs. 10 oz.
Beth Owens Waltermire (1978) and Robert, 1/6/98
“Jacob Austin” – 5 lbs. 3 oz.
Dave (1981) and Michelle Hinkeldey, 12/20/97
“Allan William”
Lauren Steinberg Levy (1983), 12/5/97
“Chance Hayden Ware” – 6 lbs. 10 oz.
Lisa Rogerson Nelson (1976), 12/03/97
“Abigail Kate” – 9 lbs. 12 oz.
Carol Hecker Nason (1979), 11/16/97
“Michael William” – 8 lbs. 1 oz.
Gerry (1976) and Nancy Adcock, 10/28/97
“Wolf”
Amy Hirsch Edberg (1981) and Steve, 10/14/97
“Meghan Colleen”
Colleen Jacques Callis (1984) & John (1985 WHS), 2/27/97