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5/1 BIRTHS

*Wiens*Meyer*Cortes Poff**Lynch*Ogdahl*Benthin*Sotelo*Kanyer

April 30, 2013

Wiens

Carter David Wiens was born to Darrin and Gretchen Wiens of Vancouver, Wash., at 2:18 a.m. on April 19 at Portland Adventist Hospital.

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

Carter joins Makenzie, 2.

Grandparents are Gordon and Mary Wiens of Dallas and David and Janee Kemp of Gresham.

Great-grandparents are Esther Wiens of Monmouth and Jean Bucholz of Salem.

Meyer

Mackenzi Elise Ann Nicole Meyer was born to Travis and Tasha Meyer of Salem at 3:50 a.m. on April 19 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long.

Mackenzi joins Madison, 8, and Memphis, 18 months.

Grandparents are Harold and Cynthia Moore of West Salem, George Johnston of Portland and Teri Hedrick of Portland.

Great-grandmother is Barbara Gidley of Independence.

Cortes Poff

Sofia Liliana Bonnie Cortes Poff was born to Jose Cortes Chacala and Ashley Poff Cortes Chacala of Independence at 9:23 a.m. on April 19 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Sofia joins Jose, 9, and Isaac, 3.

Grandparents are Sam and Catreena Gonzales of Salem and Pedro Cortes Isaias and Maria Del Refujio Chacala Ramos of Ameca Jalisco, Mexico.

Great-grandmother is Margaret Schacher of Dallas.

Lynch

Havana Rose Lynch was born to Danial and Melanie Lynch of Salem at 3:05 p.m. on April 21 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

Havana joins Aspen, 11, and Shasta, 8.

Grandparents are David Allenby of West Salem, Janet Allenby of West Salem, and Jim and Cindy Collins of Vancouver, Wash.

Ogdahl

Jett Henrik Ogdahl was born to Toby and Elisha Ogdahl of West Salem at 7:04 a.m. on April 22 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 1/4 inches long.

Jett joins Jagger, 3.

Grandparents are Michael Webb of Portland, Laurie Webb of Portland, and W. Wallace and Janet Ogdahl of Salem.

Great-grandmother is Georgia Musick of Battleground, Wash.

Great-great-grandmother is Mary Musick of Battleground.

Benthin

Gustave John Benthin Jr. was born to Gustave Benthin and Dijana Topalovic of Monmouth at 1:30 p.m. on April 23 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 20 inches long.

Gustave is the couple's first child.

Grandparents are Don and Susanne Benthin of Astoria and Jugoslav and Azra Topalovic of Vancouver, Wash.

Sotelo

Angel DeJesus Sotelo was born to Cristoval Sotelo and Josephine Fugate of Salem at 3:35 a.m. on April 24 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19 inches long.

Angel is the couple's first child.

Grandparents are Anna Valdez of Salem, Keith and Sharon Fugate of Independence, and Juan and Franscesa Sotelo of Salem.

Great-grandparents are Jay and Verbal Parker of Independence.

Kanyer

Clare RenĊ e Kanyer was born to Pete and Jeana Kanyer of Monmouth at 9:11 p.m. on April 24 at Salem Hospital Family Birth Center.

She weighed 9 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 3/4 inches long.

Clare joins Nathaniel, 5, and Zachary, 2.

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