Christopher Matthew Baahlmann
He was born on Oct. 1, 2014, at 4:41 a.m. at Alton Memorial Hospital, the son of Matthew Baahlmann and Katelyn Dawdy, both of Alton. He weighed 9 pounds and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Matt and Teri Baahlmann of Godfrey, Rick and Cathy Foelsch of Godfrey, and Chris and Karen Dawdy of Godfrey. Great-grandmother is Sally Hoefert of Godfrey.
Aydin Lee Huber
He was born on Oct. 3, 2014, at 1:12 a.m. in St. Anthony’s, the son of Brian and Savana Huber of Brighton. He weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 18.5 inches long. Grandparents are William Huber of Brighton, Rhonda Young of Wood River, Todd Partridge of East Alton and Candace McCormick of Brighton. Big brother, Brian Huber Jr., is age 4.
Ellaina Star Virginia Meyer
She was born on Oct. 1, 2014, at 11:15 p.m. in St. Anthony’s, the daughter of William Charles Meyer and Jasmine Audrey Leah May Akers, both of Cottage Hills. Grandparents are Randy Meyer of Alton, Heidi Meyer of Dixon, James Akers of Alton, and Susan Akers of Cottage Hills. Great-grandparents are Rocky and Gail Meyer of Glen Ellyn. Big brother, Trenton, is age 4.
Kate Elizabeth Alward
She was born on Oct. 16, 2014, at 10:49 a.m. in St. Anthony’s, the daughter of Kevin and Jessica Alward of Medora. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Marlyn and Margaret Alward of Piasa and Steve and Marcia Nagy of Brighton. Big sisters, Miley and Maci, are ages 6 and 1.
Jaxon Tyler Jolly
He was born on Oct. 16, 2014, at 3:25 p.m. in St. Anthony’s, the daughter of Joseph (Tyler) Jolly and Jessica Lockhart, both of Bunker Hill. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Danny and Doris Lockhart of Bunker Hill, Jerry Jolly of Jerseyville and Pam Summers of Jerseyville.
Finn Ray Walker
He was born on Oct. 17, 2014, at 10:33 p.m. in St. Anthony’s, the son of Stephen Walker and Meaghan Eakes, both of Alton. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Gerald Walker of Alton, Barbara McClellan of Oregon, Nita Eakes of Alton and the late Ray Eakes. Big sisters, Katelyn and Annie, are ages 13 and 11.