James and Jaylene De Vos of Cherokee are pleased to announce the birth of their son. Joel Kent De Vos was born on Oct. 25, 2008 at 12:55 p.m. He weighed 6 lbs. and 13 oz. and measured 21 inches long.
Welcoming Joel home was his sister Julia Grace De Vos.
Grandparents are Ivan and Darlene Wiersema of Cherokee, Kent and Evelyn De Vos of Sioux Center, Bernice De Vos of Sioux Center, Hildred Van Weide of Sioux Center and Dorothy Jurgens of Thorton.