THOMAS J. ENGSTROM
Chris and Liz Engstrom are parents of Thomas James, born Dec. 13, 2012, in Sterling. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was welcomed home by a brother, Lucas Christopher. Maternal grandparents are Charles and Roxanne Klein of Rock Falls. Paternal grandparents are Ernie and Sherry Engstrom of Mendota.
BENNETT - Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Bennett (Chelsea Fewkes) of Mendota, girl, Dec. 22, 2012, at Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru.