Matthew Butters and Cassandra Esser of Sycamore announce the birth of a son, Tyler Joseph Butters, born Aug. 10, 2013, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb. He weighed 6 pounds, 11.9 ounces, and was welcomed by Alexis Butters, 2, and Austin Butters, 1.
Grandparents are Ed Butters and Leah Butters of Kirkland, Sheila Esser of DeKalb and Steve Esser of Lee Center.
Great-grandparents are Margaret Esser of Paw Paw and Jane Butters of Lakeland, Fla.
Great-great-grandparents are Elaine Anderson of DeKalb and Delores Cooper of Elgin.
Todd and Kelli Marshall of St. Charles announce the birth of a son, Benjamin Todd Marshall, born June 12, 2013, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, and was welcomed by Sophie and Jack, 2.
Grandparents are Mike and Kathy Condon of Sycamore and Connie Marshall of Arlington Heights.
Rita Corrigan of Streator is a great-grandmother.