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Births

Monday, March 4, 2013
Joshua Timothy DeSousa

A son, Joshua Timothy DeSousa, was born at 11:33 a.m. Jan. 27, 2013 at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest to Michelle and Jared DeSousa of Walnutport.

He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Timothy and Linda DeSousa of Palmerton.

Paternal grandparents are Kathy and Dave Wanamaker, also of Palmerton.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Nicholas Michael Keer

A son, Nicholas Michael Keer, was born to Pamela and William Keer of Palmerton, at 9:56 p.m., on Dec. 11, 2012. Born in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, the baby weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and measured 19 inches long.

He was welcomed home by a sister, Anna Keer, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Ronald and Marianne Angelovich of Lehighton.

Paternal grandparents are Tom and the late Anne Keer of Coaldale.

Thursday, January 24, 2013
Aria Grace Nunez Magula

A daughter, Aria Grace Nunez Magula, was born Nov. 15, 2012 at Gateway Medical Center in Clarksville, Tenn. to Justin Magula and Nadia Nunez-Magula of Clarksville.

She weighed 5 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 18.5 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Cheryl and Victor Nunez of Lawton, Okla.

Paternal grandparents are John and Karen Magula of Weatherly.

Thursday, January 3, 2013
Lillian MaeGallagher

A daughter, Lillian Mae Gallagher, was born at 8:12 p.m. on Oct. 3, 2012 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, to Jeannine and Philip Gallagher of Lansford.

She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 21 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Michele and Robert Heckman of Lehighton.

Paternal grandparents are Diane and Philip Gallagher Jr. of Lansford.

Friday, December 28, 2012
Vienna RoseHolman

A daughter, Vienna Rose Holman, was born at 12:03 a.m. on Nov. 12, 2012 in Pottsville to Theresa and David Holman of Barnesville.

She weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 20.5 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Joan and Mike Stine of Tamaqua.

Paternal grandparents are Champ and Christine Holman of Barnesville, and the late Rita Holman.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Carter Ethan Reis

A son, Carter Ethan Reis, was born at 3:05 p.m. Nov. 2, 2012 at Lehigh Valley Hospital to Kristin O'Donnell and Derick Reis of Jim Thorpe.

He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and measured 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Donna O'Donnell and Jens Kindt of Jim Thorpe and Francis O'Donnell of Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

Paternal grandparents are Jody and Don Reis of Jim Thorpe.

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

ROWAN A daughter, Amaya Lynn Rowan, was born at 9:37 p.m. July 27, 2012 at Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest to James and Amy Connely Rowan of Tamaqua. She weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce.

Maternal grandparents are James and Carol Connely of Tamaqua.

Paternal grandparents are Donna Rowan of Tamaqua and the late Timothy Rowan.

Friday, November 30, 2012
Alivia Ann Bachman

BACHMAN A daughter, Alivia Ann Bachman, was born at 2:07 p.m. on Sept. 1, 2012 at St. Luke's Allentown to Leanne and Kyle Bachman of Lehighton. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 19 inches long.

The new baby was welcomed home by older siblings, Hailey, 8, and Tyler, 4.

Maternal grandmother is Lori Horack of Lehighton. Paternal grandparents are Carl and Wendy Bachman of Palmerton.

Maternal great-grandparents are Edward Roos, Lehighton and LaVaun Horack of Old Town, Fla.

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Belle Grace Hascin was born at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 11, 2012 at Schuylkill Medical Center, Pottsville, to Amanda Luna Hascin and David L. Hascin of Tamaqua.

She weighed in at six pounds, seven ounces. She was 18 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Jon and Debbie Davies of Tuscarora and Michael Luna of East Stroudsburg.

Paternal grandfather is David Hascin of Jim Thorpe.

Friday, November 2, 2012
Erin Mae Kupetz

A daughter, Erin Mae Kupetz, was born Oct. 12, 2012 to Bernard and Jennifer Kupetz of Tamaqua. The newest addition to the family was born in St. Luke's University Hospital-Allentown Campus, weighing in at 7 pounds, 11 ounces. She was 21 inches long and was welcomed home by her big brother and sister, Stephen, 20, and Sophia, 1. Another sister, Emalee, is deceased.

Maternal grandparents are Nancy Moser of Tamaqua and the late Clyde Moser. Paternal grandparents are Bernard Kupetz and Mary Ann Kupetz of Tamaqua.