Birth: Joseph Grant Jilinski
A son, Joseph Grant Jilinski, was born to Mr. and Mrs. Richard Jilinski, of Shamokin, at 12:50 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. The mother is the former Kayla Hoffman. The baby weighed 3 pounds, 8 ounces and was 16 inches long. Paternal grandparents are Anette Jilinski, of Shamokin, and Richard Jilinski, of Coal Township. Maternal grandparents are James L. and Cheryl D. Hoffman, of Coal Township. Paternal great-grandparents are the late Howard G. and Mary Kline and the late Peter and Geraldine Jilinski. Maternal great-grandparents are the late Joseph J. and Betty M. Roney, of Mount Carmel, and James L. Hoffman and the late Patricia Hoffman, of Shamokin. The baby joins siblings Shanon, 10, and Richie, 6.