A girl, Everly June, weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and 21 inches long, was born Sunday, April 23, 2017, to David and Amelia Brake, Wilmont, at Luverne Sanford Hospital. She joins siblings Hazel and Emerson. Grandparents are Kurt and Jody Mulder, Rushmore, and Doug and Marie Brake, Worthington. Great-grandparents are Sharon Mulvihill, Luverne, Joan Mulder, Worthington, Larry Mulvihill, Luverne, and Don and Doris Brake, Wilmont.
A boy, Mason Jacob, weighing 9 pounds, 2 ounces, and 20 1/2 inches long, was born Wednesday, April 19, 2017, to Kyle and Kayla Hailey, Luverne, at Sanford Sioux Falls. He joins a brother, Jonah, 2. Grandparents are Gary and Carmen Hailey, Pipestone, and Craig and Lori DeBoer, Luverne. Great-grandparents are Leona Harmsen, Rock Rapids, Iowa, Janet Hailey, Pipestone, Clinton and Glenda DeBoer, George, Iowa, and Mynard and Charlotte DeVries, Jasper.
A girl, Hailey Ann, weighing 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and 21 inches long, was born to Derek and Rebecca Spykerboer, Steen, on Monday, April 17, 2017, at Avera/McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Grandparents are Terry and Holly Metzler, Hills, and David and Amy Spykerboer, Beaver Creek.
A girl, Edyn Faith, weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and 21 inches long, was born Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at the University of Minnesota Fairview Hospital to Brent and Heather Bielec, Lakeville. She joins a brother, Anders. Grandparents are Wayne and Becky Uilk, Jasper, and Jeff and Wanda Bielec, Burnsville. Great-grandmother is Hilda Uilk, Pipestone.
Norman and Nancy Overgaard will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, May 13, at the Grand Prairie Events. They request no gifts.
An open house bridal shower for Britton Dyer, bride-to-be of Trever Stoffel, will be from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, May 13, in the Gathering Space at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Luverne.
Betty Burmeister celebrated her 85th birthday Monday, May 8. Greetings may be sent to her at 1233 161st Street, Luverne, MN 56156.
Colleen Enga will celebrate her 80th birthday Thursday, May 11. Greetings may be sent to her at 1504 Blue Ridge Drive, Luverne, MN 56156.
Mae Jean Oehlerts will celebrate her 90th birthday Saturday, May 13. Greetings may be sent to her at 1104 East Elder Street Apt. 4, Canton, SD 57013.
Rollie Crawford will celebrate his 70th birthday on Wednesday, May 17. Greetings may be sent to him at 282 81st St., Beaver Creek, MN 56116.
Florence Fick will celebrate her 90th birthday on Tuesday, May 23. Greetings may be sent to her at PO Box 46, Beaver Creek, MN 56116.