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HOCKENBERRY-Amber Keller and Ryan Hockenberry, 109 West Church St., Lock Haven, are the parents of a son born July 6, 2016 at 6:52 p.m. at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Logan Edward Hockenberry weighed four pounds, 14-ounces and was 18 inches long. Grandparents are Melissa and Allan Madia of Mill Hall, Chuck Keller of Lock Haven, Jodi and Sam Reish of Howard, and Bryan Hockenberry of Bellefonte.

TARANTELLA-Alyse Grace Tarantella was born on June 23, 2016 at 6:04 a.m. at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. She weighed 8 pounds 11 ounces and measured 21 inches long. Alyse is the daughter of Raymond and Lindsay Tarantella and joins two big sisters, Ava and Addison, at home. She is the granddaughter of Archie and Sue Kelley of South Renovo and John and Mary Ann Tarantella of Renovo. Addison is also blessed with a great-grandfather, Ellsworth Zimmerman of Marienville, Pa.

MARCONI – Anthony Marconi and Angela Rymer of Mill Hall are parents of a daughter Arabella Marconi, born at 9:18 p.m. on July 15, 2016 at Geisinger Medical Center. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, at 19 inches. Grandparents are Bryan and Marla Burns of West Palm Beach, Fla., Joe and Pattie Rymer of Springfiield, N.J., Dennis and Terina Marconi of Lock Haven, and Gary and RaMae Cohick of Salladasburg.

GEYER – Troy Geyer and Michele Stover of Loganton are parents of a daughter, Brooklyn Ann Geyer, born at 2:40 a.m. July 17, 2016 at Geisinger Medical Center. The baby weighed 4 pounds, 11 ounces at 18.5 inches. Grandparents are Charles C. Geyer and the late Gloria G. Geyer of Loganton and Gary Stover and the late Marjorie Stover of Loganton.

PURSEL – Dawn Burkholder and Shawn Pursel are proud to announce the birth of their baby boy Easton Daniel Pursel. The baby was born at Williamsport Regional Medical Center on July 10, 2016 at 5:27 p.m., weighing 7 pounds 1 ounce and 20-1/4 inches long. Easton resides with his proud parents in Mackeyville along with siblings Ronnie and Madeline Petrichko and Bryce and Brock Pursel. Grandparents are Linda Myers of Lock Haven and Vero Beach Fla., Brad Burkholder of Berwick, and Paula Pursel of Loganton. Great-grandparents are late Albert and Ruth Myers of Lock Haven, Betty and late Donald Burkholder of Wellsboro, and Dorothy K. and late Calvin Walker of Loganton.

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POWELL – William and Jane Powell of Mill Hall, are parents of a daughter, Bethany Rey Powell, born at 4:03 a.m. July 2, 2016. The baby weighed 7 pounds at 20 inches. The mother is the former Jane Bogert. Grandparens are Rick and Bonnie Bogert of Shickshinny, and Marsha Powell and Darrell Young of Mill Hall. Great-grandparents are Keith and Beverly Edwards of Stillwater and Gloria Powell of Mill Hall.