Emmet Alan Reents
Matt and Afthan Reents of Hillsboro are the parents of a boy born at 9:17 a.m. on May 3, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital.
Emmet Alan weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 21½ inches long.
Grandparents are Paul and Kathy Taylor, Tim and Cindy Reents, and Rob and Jerilyn Snider.
Great-grandparents are Norman and Mary Ann Rhoades, Ed and Donna Taylor, Harold and Patty Reents, Paul and Marilyn Snider, and Roger and Kathy Stechmesser.
Lucille Vandeveer is a great-great-great-grandmother.
Owen Michael Shurtz
Chad and Tiffany Shurtz of Vandalia are the parents of a boy born at 9:45 p.m. on April 3, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital in Breese.
Owen Michael weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
He has a brother, Jonathan Shurtz, age 6.
Grandparents are Rob and Sharon Strobel of Vandalia, and Shelby and Linda Shurtz of Vandalia.
Regan Abaigeal Graves
Jayson and Theresa Graves of Effingham are the parents of a girl born at 10:04 a.m. on April 29, 2015, at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Regan Abaigeal weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
She has a brother, Nathaniel, age 5.
Grandparents are Carl and Julie Hoelscher of Effingham, and Stan and Charlene Mosby of Effingham.
Beau Christopher Schmid
Andi LeeAnn Schmid
Christopher “Chris” and Sarah Schmid of St. Elmo are the parents of twins born on March 26, 2015, at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Beau Christopher weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 23 inches long.
Andi LeAnn weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
They have a sister, Brylie, age 2.
Maternal grandparents are Andrew and Pamela Lilly of Beecher City, and maternal great-grandparents are Roger and Lois Frailey of Decatur and the late Jack Workman, and Clement Lilly of St. Elmo and the late Gerneda “Peewee” Lilly.
Paternal grandparents are Mark and Tracy Schmid of Auburn, and paternal great-grandparents are Allen and Vivian Schmid of Vandalia, and Shirley Behrends of Brownstown and the late William “Bill” Behrends.
Avery Nicole Schnarre
Wyatt and Terra Schnarre of St. Peter are the parents of a girl born at 6:55 a.m. on Feb. 16, 2015, at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Avery Nicole weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
She has a brother, Gavin Wade, age 3.
Maternal grandparents are Bill and Cheryl Swick of Brownstown, and maternal great-grandparents are David and Gerry Goldsboro of Brownstown.
Paternal grandparents are John and Judy Schnarre of St. Peter, and Zola Schnarre of Farina is a great-grandmother.