Births for March 6, 2009


  • Ana and Ramon Mendoza, of Craig, announce the birth of their son, Elier Eduardo Mendoza, at 8:40 a.m. March 6, 2009, at The Memorial Hospital in Craig. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Eduardo Baca and Olga Valdez, of Mexico. Paternal grandparents are Guerrero Mendoza and Lidia Lopez, of Mexico. The baby was welcomed home by his siblings, Alem, Lidia, Elian, Guerrero and Erick Mendoza. Delivered at The Memorial Hospital.
  • Memphis Jewel Valentine, daughter of Kelley and T.J. Valentine, of Craig, was born at 5:25 p.m. March 6, 2009. Her grandparents are Susanne Hindes, of Denver; and Tony and Maryanne Valentine, of Meeker. She has one brother, Sam. Delivered at Yampa Valley Medical Center.