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Clara Wirick Romero

Ila Kathleen Deken was born to Emily and Anthony Deken of St. Louis, Mo. at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 9:28 p.m. on June 2. She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 18 inches long. Her grandparents are Tracy and Keith Edwards and Monica and Jerome Deken.

Andrew Bradley Laird was born to Marissa and Chadron Laird of Hollywood at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 11:13 p.m. on June 9. He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 21 inches long. He has two brothers, Caleb and Wesley, and four sisters, Bethany, Kyla, Hannah and Everleigh. His grandparents are Brad and Kathy Wycoff, and Alden and Sue Laird.

Luna Rose Collinson was born to Amber Pitner and Brandon Collinson of St. Mary’s County at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 2:09 a.m. on June 9. She weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She has one sister, Layla Freeman. Her grandparents are Doris Fowler and Kevin Adair, and Cheron Cooper and Greg Collinson.

Eric Dwayne Gross III was born to Monique and Eric Gross Jr. at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 6:22 p.m. on June 9. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 18½ inches long. He has two sisters, Janell and Erica.

Marin Elizabeth Keeton was born to Josephine and Will Keeton of Valley Lee at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 12:58 a.m. on June 16. She weighed 8 pounds, 5.5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Her grandparents are Jim and Maureen McFillin and Pres and Paula Keeton.

Ivy Lynn Evers was born to Tamara and David Evers IV of California at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 11:12 p.m. on June 17. She weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 21¼ inches long. She has a brother, Dominic, and three sisters, Remi, Jenavieve and Ashlyn. Her grandparents are Dean and Deidre Hardy and David and Judy Evers.

Lillian Edith Chapman was born to Emily Chapman and David Chapman of Leonardtown at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 9:24 p.m. on June 19. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 20½ inches long. Her grandparents are Don and Wanda Drazan and John and Pat Chapman.

Saniyah Devonish was born to Brianna Milburn and Seaton Devonish of Lexington Park at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 12:20 a.m. on June 20. She weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces. Her grandparents are Tammy McKnight, Ofari Holmes, Nicola Devonish and Lawrance Muskelly.

Baylen Silas Barker was born to Rheanna Barker and Adam Barker of Leonardtown at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 2:21 a.m. on June 21. He weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19½ inches long. He has a brother, Drake, and two sisters, Dyllan and Addison. His grandparents are Jim and Tricia Knott and Randy and Sandra Barker.

Oliver Joshua Valentine was born to Rebecca and Joshua Valentine of Hollywood at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 7:24 a.m. on June 22. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Oliver joins two brothers, Daniel and Timothy. His grandparents are Thomas and Helen Chapman, and Scott and Linda Valentine.

Lylah Gohar Shaaban was born to Olivia and Gohar Shaaban at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 5:54 p.m. on June 22. She weighed 8 pounds and was 19 inches long. She has three brothers, Dakota, Yasien and Elijah.

Adelynn Chloe Rice was born to Alexandra Naglowsky Rice and Bryan Rice of Lexington Park at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 2:23 p.m. on June 22. She weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces, and was 21 inches long. She has a brother, Landon Naglowsky. Her grandparents are Michael and Joann Naglowsky and Stephen and Trudy Rice.

Samuel Richard Sayers was born to Alison Sayers and Sean Sayers of Dameron at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 6:31 p.m. on June 25. He weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 19½ inches long. He has a sister, Eleanor. His grandparents are Richard Yops, Carol and Tim Byrne and Sam and Lynn Sayers.

Sophia Ava Fonseca was born to Viktoriya Smushko-Fonseca and William Fonseca at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 10:27 a.m. on June 25. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 20¾ inches long. Her grandparents are Vladimir and Eleonora Smushko and Miriam Valesquez and Walter Fonseca.

Simon Andrew Miller was born to Ashton and Quade Miller of Leonardtown at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 3:58 p.m. on June 29. He weighed 8 pounds and was 21 inches long. His gandparents are Nancy Bressler, Tom and Kelley Bressler, and Robert and Robin Miller.

Jamariee Isaiah Whitaker was born to Aman Schnee and Terron Whitaker of Lexington Park at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 6 a.m. on June 29. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 20 inches long. He has a brother, Jeramiah Wright, and a sister, Nevaeh Whitaker. His grandparents are Nancy and Larry Schnee, Sherron Whitaker and Tyron White.

Sadie Primrose Mack was born to Rebecca and Joseph Mack of Leonardtown at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 2:50 a.m. on July 9. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20 inches long. She has a brother, Charlie. Her grandparents are Otto and Jill, and Terry and Beverley.

Jameson Blaine Volpe was born to Michaela and Marc Volpe of Charlotte Hall at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 4:55 a.m. on July 9. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 21 inches long.

Cali Mae Cairns was born to Crystal and Robbie Cairns of Mechanicsville at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown at 5:57 p.m. on July 12. She weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 22¼ inches long. She three brothers, Justin, Wyatt and Gage, and three sisters, Kimberlee, Shalynn and Aubree. Her grandparents are Paula and Robby Ching, and Linda and Richard Cairns.

James Elliot Melton was born to Stephanie and Phillip Melton of Callaway at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 3:05 p.m. on July 16. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He has a brother, Julian. His grandparents are Jose and Maria Sura, and Lisa Ross and Dante Melton.

Grayson Cole Horst was born to to Sharon and Zachary Horst of Leonardtown at 12:12 a.m. on July 17. He weighed 5 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He has a brother, Wyatt.

Gregory Anthony Shade Jr. was born to Miranda and Gregory Shade of Lexington Park at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 7:10 p.m. on July 15. He has two sisters, Lilly and Laura. His grandparents are Gail Gibson and Lillian Shade.

Weston Gray Atwood was born to Whitney Salter and Scott Atwood of Great Mills at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 4:59 p.m. on July 17. He weighed 6 pounds, 14.7 ounces, and was 19½ inches long. He has a sister, Makayla Atwood. His grandparents are Debbie Manley and Dwayne Salter, and Scott Atwood and Lisa Lynn.

Adrian Nguyen was born to Tuong An Thi and Son Truong Nguyen at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 10:51 a.m. on July 24. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 22 inches long. He has a brother, Jason, and three sisters, Judy, Angela and Vivian.

Delmar Eugene Weaver was born to Delores and Marvin Weaver of Mechanicsville at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 1:59 p.m. on July 21, 2020. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He has two brothers, Troy and Weston. His grandparents are Eugene and Susan Stauffer, and Elvin and Elva Weaver.

Yahaira Athena Blas was born to Pamela Blas of Leonardtown at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 5:44 p.m. on July 28. She weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 18 inches long. Her grandparents are Gloria and Pedro Blas.

Carolyn Isabelle Odom was born to Anabelle and David Odom of California at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 3:15 p.m. on July 29. She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21½ inches long. She has two sisters, Jillian and Claire. Her grandparents are Abelardo and Venus Naguit, and Hart and Lenore Odom.

Der’Ziyah Dior Coates was born to Carla Coates of Lexington Park at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 4:20 p.m. on July 29. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 18 inches long. She has two sisters, Der’rihanna and Der’carihyah. Her grandparents are Clarence Coates and Shirlette Johnson.

Camren Michael Biscoe was born to Brittnee Greenwell and Michael Biscoe at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 9:09 a.m. on Aug. 2. He weighed 9 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 21 inches long. He has two brothers, Brantlee and Matthew.

Rylie Lynn Souder was born to Kelley and Stephen Souder of Mechanicsville at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 9:32 p.m. on Aug. 3. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She has two siblings, Jackson and Brooklyn. Her grandparents are Ginny and Carlo Volpe, and Steve Souder.

Ryder Owen Bailey was born to Kristen and Zachary Bailey of Mechanicsville at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital at 12:07 a.m. on Aug. 5. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 20¾ inches long. His grandparents are Mark and Janet Smith, and Blake Bailey.