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Births

Thursday, May 10, 2012
Landon John Schrantz

SCHRANTZ A son, Landon John Schrantz, was born at 5:26 p.m. March 27, 2012 at St. Luke's Allentown, to Kristen and Eric Schrantz of Jim Thorpe.

He weighed 8 pounds, and measured 21 inches long.

The new baby was welcomed home by his big brother, Brody, who is 3 years old.

Maternal grandparents are John and Gloria Otto of Jim Thorpe.

Paternal grandparents are Ed and Alicia Lewis of Jim Thorpe, and the late Carl Schrantz.

Maternal great-grandparents are Jackie and Claudine Otto of Jim Thorpe.

Monday, May 7, 2012
Molly JayneVanDett

A daughter, Molly Jayne VanDett, was born at 6:33 p.m. on Feb. 7, 2012 at Conway Hospital in South Carolina to Samantha Antoinette Keip and Richard J. VanDett, both of Conway.

She weighed 4 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 18 inches long.

The new baby was welcomed by her older siblings, R.J. VanDett, 15; Haley VanDett, 12; and Kayla VanDett, 9.

Maternal grandparents are David Keip and Suzanne Gallagher Keip, Coaldale.

Paternal grandparents are Anthony VanDett, Virginia Beach, Va. and the late Irene VanDett.

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Joseph Richard Kantor

A son, Joseph Richard Kantor, was born at 12:14 p.m. on Feb. 14, 2012 at St. Luke's Allentown to Courtney A. Bruno and Stephen M. Kantor of Tamaqua.

He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 22 inches long.

The new baby was welcomed home by his older siblings, Michael, Brody and Kyle.

Maternal grandparents are Michele and John Bruno of Summit Hill.

Paternal grandparents are Richard Kantor and Kathryn Nunemacher of Tamaqua.

Monday, April 23, 2012

A daughter, Adalyn Rae, was born at 9:33 p.m. April 16 at Geisinger Medical Center to Thomas and Amy Moyer of Coaldale.

She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 20 inches long.

Maternal grandmother is Debbie Holter of Berwick.

Paternal grandparents are Thomas and Evelyn Moyer.

Friday, April 13, 2012
Nina Marie Halenar

HALENAR A daughter, Nina Marie Halenar, was born at 7:50 a.m. on Jan. 19, 2012 in Mount Holly, N.J. to Leslie A. and John A. Halenar of Burlington, N.J.

She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

She was welcomed home by her big brother John M. Halenar, who is 2 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Louis and Linda Bubeck of Loris, S.C.

Paternal grandparents are John and Jane Halenar of Jim Thorpe.

Friday, March 23, 2012
Ezra Morris Krout

KROUT A son, Ezra Morris Krout, was born at 5:52 p.m., Feb. 24, 2012 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, to Jill and Eric Krout of Summit Hill.

He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and measured 19.5 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Tom and Maureen Bartasavage of Summit Hill, and Ken Nevenglosky, also of Summit Hill.

Paternal grandparents are Jeff and Deb Spotts of Weikert, and Ray and Deb Krout of Mifflinburg.

Maternal great-grandparents are Agnes Vaccaro of Summit Hill and Mary Nevenglosky of Hometown.

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.