Cassandra Peterson and Tony DeBower, of Webster City, are the parents of a son, Ryder Anthony DeBower, born May 8, 2013 at Iowa Specialty Hospital. He weighed 8 lbs., 13 oz.

Grandparents are Jim DeBower, Carrol, Karla and Ray Mercieca, Parry, Ga., Karen Peterson, Springdale, Ariz. Great grandparents are Linda and Frank Kelley, Dona DeBower, Kempton and Lettis Snider, Henderson, Nev.