Dan and Leah Niemeier of Aurelia are happy to announce the birth of their baby girl, born on September 17, 2012. Gracelyn Marie Niemeier was born at 8:09 a.m., weighed 9 lb. 5 oz., measured 19 1/2 inches long, and was welcomed home by her big brother, Gavin.
Grandparents are Kenny and Melanie Petersen of Correctionville, Denny and Jan Wieland of Aurelia, Dana and Pandora Phipps of Cherokee, and Larry Niemeier of Sioux City.
Great-grandparents are Harold and Marilee Peterson and Betty Wieland, all of Aurelia, and Roxie Behn of Cherokee.