Recent births

Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital

• A son, Garion James Higbee, weighing 8 lbs. 14 oz., was born to Sarah and Randy Higbee of Juneau on Dec. 4, 2015.

• A daughter, Aubrey Jade Kestel, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz., was born to Heather and JC Kestel of Juneau on Dec. 8, 2015.

• A daughter, Jiselle Fa’alogoa’e Anita Tagaloa, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz., was born to Marita Leroy and Joshua Tagaloa of Juneau on Dec. 9, 2015.

• A son, Jason Michael Mark Klawonn, weighing 9 lbs. 3 oz., was born to Erika and Chris Klawonn of Juneau on Dec. 9, 2015.

• A daughter, Luna Rae Michelle Hosier, weighing 7 lbs., was born to Adrienne and Donald Hosier of Juneau on Dec. 9, 2015.

• A daughter, Hannah Marie Frederick, weighing 7 lbs. 2 oz., was born to Brenna and Brian Frederick of Juneau on Dec. 11, 2015.

• A daughter, Vivienne Monroe Johnson, weighing 6 lbs. 11 oz., was born to Corrie and Arthur Johnson of Kake on Dec. 12, 2015.

• A daughter, Evelyn Dawn Erin Beedle, weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz., was born to Ashley and Jeremiah Beedle of Juneau on Dec. 13, 2015.

• A daughter, Emily Ann Feliciano-Soto, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz., was born to Rosa M. Soto Roman and Emmanuel Feliciano Arce of Juneau on Dec. 13, 2015.

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