Sarah Hammerstrom and Andrew Schmidt are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Mikacla Claire Schmidt. She was born at 1:27 p.m. on May 23, 2011, weighed 6 lbs. 12 oz. and measured 19 inches long at her birth, and was welcomed home by her brothers, Micheal and Hudson, and her sister Raylin.
Grandparents are Denny Hammerstrom of Mason City, Kelly Hammerstrom of Sioux City, and Russ and Laura Schmidt of Cherokee. Great-grandparents are Marlyne and Gene Linkuis and Clarice and Lad Speck, all of Sioux City; Leone Moret of Washta; Jim and Elaine Schmidt of Holstein; and the late Ron Hammerstrom and William Moret.