RAFTER - Jennifer and Norman Rafter Jr. of Jersey Shore are parents of a daughter, Rowan Merideth Ann Rafter , born at 2:41 a.m. May 5, 2011, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. The mother is the former Jennifer Nestor. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce at 19 1/2 inches long. She joins a brother Zander , 9, and a sister Avah, 4. Grandparents are Cathy Nestor of McElhattan, Kevin Nestor of Lock Haven, Norman and Kim Rafter of Lock Haven, Sheree Moyer of Jersey Shore. Great-grandparents are James D. Johnston of Jersey Shore, and Shirley Rafter of Jersey Shore.
KURZINGER - Robert L. Kurzinger Jr. and Heather M. Spicer of Lemont are parents of a son, Connor Robert Kurzinger, born at 12:13 a.m. May 23, 2011 at Geisinger Medical Center. The baby weighed 3 pounds, 15 ounces at 17.72 inches. Grandparents are Robert L. Kurzinger Sr. of Centre Hall and Nancy L. Kurzinger of State College, Kenneth E. Spicer of Bellefonte and the late Barbara A. Spicer.
NIHART - Matthew Nihart and Nichole Skrutsky of Beech Creek are parents of a son, Bentley Matthew Nihart, born at 10:39 on May 25, 2011 at Geisinger Medical Center. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces at 20 inches. Grandparents are Richard and Darla Nihart of Beech Creek and John and Crystal Hauke of Williamsport.
Rowan Merideth Ann Rafter
PLOWMAN - George and Rachel Plowman of 220 Crystal Beach Road, Mill Hall, are parents of a daughter, Unity Michaela Plowman, born on May 26, 2011 in Lock Haven Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 14.6 ounces at 19 1/4 inches. Grandparents are George and Pam Plowman of Homer City, and Jack and Karen Harbaugh of Greencastle. Great-grandparents are Ed and Rose George of Homer City, Gene and Audrey Huey of Seward, Richard and Helen Hill and Janet Harbaugh of Waynesboro.
KNIGHT - Glenda Knight of 350 E. Main St., Lock Haven, is the mother of a daughter, Kaleah Margaret Eckley, born on May 27, 2011 at Lock Haven Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces at 19.5 inches. The mother is the former Glenda Eckley. Grandparents are Glenn and Peggy Eckley of McElhattan. Great-grandparents are the late John Baney, the late Margaret Seyler, the late Dorothy Cooper, the late John Cooper and Nathan Eckley of Beech Creek.