A boy, Hudson Kopp, weighing 9 pounds, 6 ounces, and 21.5 inches long, was born Monday, July 16, 2018, at Sanford Luverne to Jordan and Katie Kopp, Luverne. He joins a sister, Ellianna. Grandparents are Doug and Pam Dooyema and Jon and Peggy Kopp. Great-grandparents are Dewey Dooyema and Wanda Briggs.
A boy, Benjamin Pater, weighing 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and 20 inches long, was born Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, at Sanford Luverne Hospital to Jordan and Jordyn Pater, Luverne. Grandparents are Darrin and Joan Pater, Adrian, and Robert and Kristen Hudelson, Elk Point, South Dakota.
A boy, Landon Vincent, weighing 9 pounds, 11 ounces, and 22 inches long, was born Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Casey and Lindsey Swenson, Brandon, South Dakota. He joins a sister, Rozlie, 3 1/2. Grandparents are Vern and Nancy Van De Berg and Vince and Shelly Swenson, all of Luverne. Great-grandparents are Joan Van De Berg, Luverne, and Darrell and Marie Brown, Hills.
A girl, Audrey Wendy, weighing 8 pounds, 11 ounces, and 20 inches long, was born Saturday, Dec. 22, 2018, at Sanford Hospital in Luverne to Ryan and Corey Wynia, Luverne. She joins a brother, William. Grandparents are Keith and Rondy Bosch, Steen, and Merlin and Deb Wynia, Luverne.
An open house baby shower for Michael and Kandi Sandbulte and baby Elsie Kae will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 12, at the American Reformed Church in Luverne.
Lorraine Klooster will celebrate her 90th birthday on Monday, Jan. 14. Greetings may be sent to her at Parkview Manor, 308 Sherman Ave., Ellsworth, MN 56129.
Phyllis Mohr is celebrating her 80th birthday. Greetings may be sent to her at 604 West Warren Street, Luverne, MN 56156.