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Birth announcements for Nov. 23, 2016

Freyja Dawn Torgenrud

RONAN — Freyja Dawn Torgenrud was born Nov. 8, 2016, at 11:02 a.m. at St. Luke Community Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. Parents are Aaron and Sara Torgenrud and siblings are Khloe and Isabella of Polson. Paternal grandparent is Faith Morken of Polson. Maternal grandparent is Andy Widdifield of Whitefish.


Isaiah Zachary Thomas Jr.

RONAN — Isaiah Zachary Thomas Jr. was born Nov. 9, 2016, at St. Luke Community Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces. Parents are Isaiah Thomas nd Jalyn Burke of Pablo and grandparents are Veita Clairmont and Monte Thomas of Arlee. Maternal grandparents are Marlin Burke and Tracy Hale of Big Arm. Sibling is Kayson Burke of Pablo.


Andrew Bigby

POLSON — Lilly Bigby is excited to announce the birth of brother, Andrew Paul Bigby. Andrew was born on Nov. 11, 2016, at the Nesting Place in Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. He was 21 and one-quarter inches long and weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces. Andrew’s parents are Patricia Hendrickx and Sean Bigby of Ronan. Maternal grandparents are Darlene Finley and Gale Hendrickx and great-grandparents are the late Ellen Conko Hendrickx and the late Ben Finley. Paternal grandparents are Lisa Bigby and Rick Nichols and great-grandparents are the late Darlene Wilder and the late Richard Nichols and Betty Tenas and Steve Bigby.


Mercedes Hope Townsend

RONAN — Mercedes Hope Townsend was born Nov. 9, 2016, at St. Luke Community Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Parents are Eric and Krystle Townsend of Ronan and grandparents are Gerald and Conni Townsend of Wausaukee, Wisconsin. Maternal grandparents are Jon Sailer of Pound, Wisconsin, and Gina Crotteau of Jefferson, Wisconsin. Siblings are Evelyn, Ruger, Ivana and Shasiah of Ronan.

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