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Births

Friday, March 16, 2012
Giada ElisabettaCerimele

A daughter, Giada Elisabetta Cerimele, was born to Joseph and Jennifer Cerimele of Summit Hill, on Jan. 4, 2012, in Pottsville Hospital. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces; and measured 18 inches long.

Giada was welcomed home by her big brother, Angelo Cerimele, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Nancy and Barry Miller of White Bear, Summit Hill. Maternal great-grandparents are Joseph and the late Sally Ann (McCartney) Valitsky, and Dorothy (Nothstein) Miller and the late Claude Miller, all of Summit Hill.

Thursday, March 15, 2012
Lucy Anna Versuk

A daughter, Lucy Anna Versuk, was born at 3:03 a.m. on Nov. 21, 2011 to Jeanette Pupko and David Versuk of Lehighton.

The baby made her arrival in the backseat of her maternal grandmother's car, on the way to the hospital.

She weighed 6 pounds, 14.5 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Diane and John Pupko of Quakake and Steven Pupko of Grier City.

Paternal grandparents are David and Terry Versuk of Lehighton; and Denise Tracy of Lehighton.

Paternal great-grandparents are Dennis and Loretta Tracy of Lehighton.

Friday, March 2, 2012
William Joseph Hlavaty

HLAVATY A son, William Joseph Hlavaty, was born at 8:53 p.m. on Feb. 21, 2012 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, to Melissa and Stephen Hlavaty of Lewisburg.

He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and measured 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Kathleen DeForge and the late William DeForge of Lewisburg.

Paternal grandparents are Robert and Faye Hlavaty of Lansford.

Maternal great-grandmother is Freida O'Neill of Windsor, Vermont.

Paternal great-grandparents are Mervyn and Dorothy Miller of Lehighton.

Thursday, March 1, 2012
Charlotte Grace Smith

SMITH A daughter, Charlotte Grace Smith, was born Nov. 14, 2011 at Williamsport Hospital, Williamsport, to Casey and Joshua Smith of Jersey Shore. Mr. Smith is formerly of Palmerton.

She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

She was welcomed home by a sister, Ava, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Susan and David Straub, Jersey Shore. Paternal grandparents are Connie and Kelly Smith, Palmerton.

Maternal great-grandparents are Carol and Dave Straub, Jersey Shore, and William Martin, Sandford, Fla.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Asher Timothy Benyo

A son, Asher Timothy Benyo, was born to Tara and Tim Benyo of Breinigsville, at 8:25 p.m., Dec. 30, 2011, at St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and measured 19 1/2 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his older brother Phineas, who is 18 months old.

Maternal grandparents are Liz and Ken Haug, Karen Kohn and Mike Takacs, all of Bethlehem.

Paternal grandparents are Darlene and Andrew Benyo of Jim Thorpe. Paternal great-grandparents are Dorothy and the late Shorty Benyo and the late Pauline and Corky Witt, all of Jim Thorpe.

Monday, February 27, 2012
Brayden Kabana

KABANA A son, Brayden Maverick Kabana, was born Dec. 9, 2011 at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Mich. to Chelsea Livingston and Brett M. Kabana of Grand Blanc, Mich.

He weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Roy and Kathy Livingston of Davison, Mich. Paternal grandparents are Kevin Kabana of Davison, and Kathy Kabana of Fenton, Mich.

Paternal great-grandparents are Larry and Nancy Kabana of Tamaqua and Carol Pittman of New Philadelphia.

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Owen Richard Novy

A son, Owen Richard Novy, was born to Theresa Hausman and Jared Novy of Jim Thorpe at 11:02 p.m., Jan. 29, 2012, at St. Luke's Allentown.

He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and measured 19 1/2 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his big sister, Olivia Rose, who is 2 1/2 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Tim and Peggy Hausman of Jim Thorpe and Frances Heckman of Coaldale.

Paternal grandparents are Lillian Novy of Jim Thorpe and Tom and Suzanne Novy of Lancaster.

Monday, February 20, 2012
Giada ElisabettaCerimele

A daughter, Giada Elisabetta Cerimele, was born to Joseph and Jennifer Cerimele of Summit Hill, on Jan. 4, 2012, in Pottsville Hospital. She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces; and measured 18 inches long.

Giada was welcomed home by her big brother, Angelo Cerimele, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Nancy and Barry Miller of Summit Hill. Maternal great-grandparents are Joseph and the late Sally Ann Valitsky of Summit Hill.

Paternal grandparents are Jacqualine Webb and the late Pasquale Cerimele of Coaldale. Paternal great-grandparents are the late John and Mary Mellay of Coaldale.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Christopher Anthony Buscher

A son, Christopher Anthony Buscher, was born at 9:32 a.m. on Dec. 7, 2011 at Anaheim Regional Medical Center in Anaheim, Calif. to Lauren Daderko Buscher, Anaheim, and Christopher Buscher, who is currently stationed at Fort Wainwright in Alaska.

He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Louisa Sarge and Jack Daderko of the Panther Valley.

Paternal grandparents are Linda and Terry Buscher of Chicago, Ill.

Maternal great-grandparents are Clara Sarge, Panther Valley, and the late Anthony Sarge, John and Rose Daderko.

Thursday, February 9, 2012
Ryan Vincenzo Geronimo

A son, Ryan Vincenzo Geronimo, was born at 10:36 a.m. on Jan. 10, 2012 at Schuylkill Medical Center, Pottsville, to Sarah A. and Vito Geronimo of Tamaqua.

He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

The new baby was welcomed home by his older sister, Adrianna, who is 3 1/2 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Mary DeWitt of Denver, Pa., and the late Franklin DeWitt.

Paternal grandmother is Maria Geronimo of Tamaqua.