Leland Michael Thomas and Shepard Steven Thomas were born at 5:59 a.m. and 6:18 a.m., respectively, on Monday, May 7, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Natalie and Craig Thomas of Homer. Leland weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces, and Shepard weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces. Their grandparents are Kathleen Wegener of SanDiego, California, and Jane Pascall of Homer.
Hunter Bruce Stevens was born at 8:23 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Erin and Matthew Stevens of Homer, Alaska. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces. His grandparents are Beverly Thomson of Wasilla, Alaska and Judy and Bruce Moyer of Pottstown, Pennsylvania.
Persephone “Persy” Margaret Corbisier was born March 18, 2018, to Robert W. Corbisier and Caitlin L. Kennedy of Homer/Anchor Point and Anchorage. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces.
Isidora Angel Bremicker was born at 3:42 a.m. on Feb. 13, 2018 at Lewisham Hospital, London to Peggy (nee Murray) and Eric. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces. She joins her older sister, Eleanora. Proud grandparents are Annie and Eamonn Murray of London, and Bumppo Bremicker and Cloudbird Bonin of America. She also has two proud uncles, Ryan and Uriah.
David Paul Johnson was born at 11:04 a.m. on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Amy and Ben Johnson of Anchor Point. He weighed 8 pounds, 9 ounces. His grandparents are Becky and John Christianson of Houghton, Michigan and Pat and Steve Johnson of Anchorage.
Lucas Patrick Blaine was born at 8:03 a.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Charmaine and James Blaine of Homer. He weighed 9 pounds and joins his brother, Derek. His grandparents are Lorelei and Greg Collins of Homer, and Danielle and Pat Blaine of Homer.
Josephine Bryer Adams was born 11:09 a.m. Thursday, April 5, 2018 to Brianna Allen and Rob Adams at Homer Birth and Wellness Center. She weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces. She is welcomed by her grandparents Bill and the late Barbara Adams of Scarborough, Maine and Carmen Hayford Livermore Falls, Maine, James and Rhonda Allen of Auburn, Maine and great-grandparents Mary and Arthur Hayford of Livermore Falls, Maine.
Emerald Agnes Diamond was born at 5:57 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Heidi and Jesy J. Diamond of Nikiski. She weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces. Her grandparents are Julie Ana and Norbert L. Hart, and Dana Cochran and Kenneth A. Diamond.
Emma Marie Shadley was born at 9:57 a.m. Friday, April 6, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Amber and Michael Shadley of Homer. She weighed 8 pounds. Her grandparents are Sandy and Mark Cooper of Homer, and Diana Shadley of Homer.
Emmett William Pollak was born at 5:37 p.m. Thursday, March 29, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Meghan Kerlin and Andrew Pollak of Homer. He weighed 8 pounds exactly. His grandparents are Nanci Kerlin and the late Gary Kerlin of Austin, Texas, and Marilyn and Frank Pollak of Feasterville, Pennsylvania.
Liam Dean Meader was born at 9:38 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Kahana Kacko and Jesse Meader of Homer. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce. His grandparents are Lisa and Norman Jacko of Marshall, Arkansas, and Roseann Meader of Kenai. Liam joins siblings Dylan Jacko, Jadeyn Jacko and Tyler Meader.
Donald Michael Shover was born at 3:31 a.m. Thursday, March 15, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Kristin and Tom Shover of Homer. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces. His grandparents are Laura Cheney and the late Michael Merritt of Homer, and Susan and Donald Shover of Homer.
Robin Aleta Lynn Rutter was born at 4:37 a.m. March 16, 2018, at South Peninsula Hospital to Kayla and Kevin Rutter. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Her grandparents are Wanda and Mark Kularski and Scott Rutter, all of Fairbanks.
Xander Douglas Mayes was born at 10:15 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Vanessa and Zackery Mayes. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces. His grandparents are Patty and Vance Catron and Therese and Rick Pierce.
Sayo Iwashita Olson was born on Friday, March 9, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Shizue and Daniel Olson of Homer. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Her grandparents are Ryutaro and Sekiko Iwashita of Kumamoto, Japan; Vince and Linda Manning of Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Tom and SueAnn Olson of Mancos, Colorado.
Ava Grace Carlson was born at 5:21 p.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Kasi Devaney and Christian Carlson of Homer. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces. Her grandparents are Karen and Mike Devaney of Homer, and Stephanie and Erling Carlson of Cordova.
Nova Ulmer Mede was born at 7:15 a.m. Sunday, March 11, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Monica and Patrick Mede of Homer. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Her grandparents are Catherine and Scott Ulmer of Homer, and Terry and Bill Mede of Helena, Montana.
Wesley Townsend Head was born at 9:55 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Angela and Wes Head of Homer. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces. His grandparents are Jan Agosta of Homer and Kelle and Joseph Agosta of Prescott, Arizona. His great-grandmother is Doris Wurth of Fort Worth, Texas. Wesley joins his big brother, Bill Head, of Homer.
Editor’s note: This birth announcement has been updated to correct spellings of several names.
Rowan Bethany Hilterbrand was born at 5:21 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Jennifer and Drew Hilterbrand of Ninilchik. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces. Her grandparents are Melody and Vernon Hammes of Iowa, and Bethany and Greg Hilterbrand of Texas.