Duke George Gama, son of Morgan Wilson and Andrew Gama of Tracy, was born Feb. 18, 2014, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital. Duke has two brothers, Andrew and Dezi. He is grandson to Cecilia Wilson and Frank and Sylvia Gama, all of Tracy. Great-grandparents Augie and Lizzy Campos live in Manteca. He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces at birth.
Lexi Marie Benns was born Feb. 18, 2014, at Kaiser Permanente Modesto Medical Center to Amanda Silva and Anthony Benns of Manteca. She is granddaughter to Manuel and Stephanie Silva and Bob and Lisa Benns, all of Tracy. Lexi weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20.5 inches at birth.
Emmaliyah Destiny Black was born Feb. 26, 2014, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital to Lina and Chris Black of Manteca. She is granddaughter to Delois and Theorthy Black and Ruben Butler, all of Tracy, and Tina Murphy of Manteca. Emmaliyah has a brother, Jeramiah Black, and a sister, Kaylona Black. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces at birth.
Nicholas Edward Salas was born March 1, 2014, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital to Breanna and Nicholas Salas. He weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and has two sisters, Angelina and Mollie Salas. He is grandson to Evajean Britt of Modesto and great-grandson to Darrell and Diane King of Ceres.
Allahna Rae Simmons was born to Brandee Pease and Carlos Simmons Jr. of Tracy on March 6, 2014, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 20 inches. Allahna is the new sister of Isabella Pease. She is granddaughter to Phyllis Abbott and Ron Camdin of Tracy and Theresa and Carlos Simmons. Her great-grandparents are Beverly Hussey and Sabas Gomez of Tracy, Dolores Barreras and Robert Granados of Stockton, and Carl and the late Anita Simmons of Phoenix, Ariz.
Camila Jade Cardenas, a 6-pound, 9-ounce girl, was born March 16, 2014, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital to Andrea Damon and Christian Cardenas of Salida. She is granddaughter to Enrique and Juana Cardenas of Tracy.
Arabella Rose Castro was born March 23, 2014, at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital to Ciara Marie and Michael Anthony Castro of Lathrop. She has two brothers, Orion and Benjamin, and a sister, Celiana. Arabella weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and was 18 inches at birth. Her grandparents are Robin and David Carmona of Ripon and Gina and Manuel Castro of Tracy. She is great-granddaughter to Ellen and Manuel Castro of Tracy and Pasqualina and Jim Cheap of Rocklin and great-great-granddaughter to Betty Douglas, also of Tracy.
Ava Elizabeth Smith, first child of Emily and Nathan Smith of Tracy, was born March 24, 2014. She was 6 pounds, 5 ounces and 19 inches when she was born at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital. Ava is granddaughter to Maurine and Timothy French of Stockton and Dana and Edward Smith of Tracy. She is great-granddaughter to Joyce Mahin and Dorothy Gianelli, both of Stockton, and Dolorita Smith of Rio Vista.
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