Jason and Wanda Brand of Pella are the proud parents of a daughter, Audrey Renee Brand born Thursday, October 10, 2013 at the Pella Regional Health Center. She weighed 8 lb. and was 20” tall. Audrey was welcomed home by her sisters Allison Joy – 11 and Kylie Joanne – 7 and her brother Aidan John – 9. The grandparents are Rev. Wayne and Phyllis Bekkering of Michigan and Verlan and Helen Brand of Grinnell.
Emmalyan Grace Smith was born on October 21, 2013 to the proud parents of Annette and Bryan Smith of Pella. She was born at the Knoxville Hospital and weighed 6 lb. 8 oz. and was 20 1/4 in. long. Emmalyan’s maternal grandparents are Susan Beal and Bill Pitt and Ronald and Bonnie Beaver. Her paternal grandparents are Frank and Ann Delo and Daryell and Sandura Smith.