- Joy and Marty Christensen, of Thornton, announce the birth of their daughter, Taryn Marie, at 2:48 p.m. Oct. 15, 2009, in Thornton. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19 1/4 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Kathy Oldland, of Craig, and the late Gary Grinolds, of Green River, Wyo. Paternal grandparents are Martin and Kathryn Christensen, of Benbrook, Texas. Great-grandparents are Viola and Jack Oldland and Vivian and Doug Grinolds, all of Craig. The baby was welcomed home by her sisters, Amber and Harlie. Delivered at Unknown.