Erin and Aaron Shirley, of Webster City, are the parents of a son, Owen Joseph Shirley, born May 1, 2013 at Van Diest Medical Center. He weighed 8 lbs., 7 oz. Owen has one sibling, Will, 17 months.

Grandparents are Bill and Jeanette Shirley, Hamburg, Steve Hickman, West Plains, Mo., Mary Jo Hickman, Willow Springs, Mo. Great grandparents are Rev. Albert Shirley, St. Joseph, Mo., and April Bloom, Cabool, Mo.