Samantha Ruther of Richville is happy to announce the birth of her daughter, Melinda Hope Ruther, born May 24, 2014. She weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19-1/2 inches long.
She was delivered by Dr. Illene Reed at Perham Health.
Melinda is welcomed home by Alexander (21 months).
Grandparents are Daryl and Sue Ruther. Great-grandparents are Norbert Ruther and the late Bernice Ruther; and the late Peter and Agnes Hofland.