BORN: Dec. 1, 2016, in Community Memorial hospital in Cloquet.
PARENTS: Stephen and Samantha Shymanski of Cloquet.
GRANDPARENTS: Mary Jo Lowry of St. Paul; Kevin Gow of Two Harbors; JoAnn Cooper of Blackhoof, Minn.; and Steven Shymanski of Bullhead City, Ariz.
GREAT-GRANDPARENTS: June Bonlender of Duluth; Richard Bonlender of Colorado; JoAnn and Robert Gow of Two Harbors; Vincent and Doreen Shymanski of Chisago, Minn.; and Bernice and Anthony Eugenis of Cloquet.
PARENTS CHOSE THIS NAME BECAUSE: It is a combination of your great-grandfather's names.
SOMETHING SPECIAL: Your sweet arrival came two-and-a-half weeks early. You presented us with a smile that has never left your face, and you have the calm demeanor of a saint.