Katie Ottanlon, of Webster City, and Amos Severson, of Stanhope, are the parents of a son, Riley Amos Severson, born May 8, 2013 at Van Diest Medical Center. He weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz. Riley has one sibling, Makenah, 4.

Grandparents are Kate and Chris Newman, Webster City, Marsha Severson, Le Mars, Craig Severson and Brenda Ferrell, Stanhope.