Births for Aug. 9, 2012

Births for Aug. 9, 2012

Alexandra Matzke

Elizabeth Matzke is happy to announce the birth of her baby sister, Alexandra Paulina Matzke, born on June 22. Parents of Lizzie and Lexie are Jeff and Airin Matzke of Chaska.

On July 15 Lexie was baptized at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Chaska. Lexie is blessed to have been baptized by her great-grandfather, Rev. Marvin Matzke. For her baptism the baby was dressed in a family heirloom gown, which was first worn 125 years ago by her great-great-grandmother Matzke.

Proud maternal grandparents are Larry and Marsha Mesenbring of NYA and paternal grandparents are Mike and Marsha Matzke of Springfield, Ill.

Paternal great-grandparents are Rev. Rev. Marvin and Esther Matzke and Chris and Alice Johnson. All reside in Illinois.