Leland John Meis
Leland John Meis, son of Peter and Klista (Schemmel) Meis, was baptized at St. Patrick Catholic Church, in Perry. He wore the 104 year old baptismal gown made for his great-grandmother, Carolyn Rose Kremer Schemmel.
His godmother is Stacie Schemmel, of Farley and his godfather is Stacy Franzen, of Cuba City, Wis.
Leland John was named after his grandfathers, Tom Leland Schemmel and the late John Meis.
Leland John was born June 24 at Mary Greeley Hospital, in Ames. He weighed 8 pounds 5 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long.
He joins two brothers, Gannon Thomas, and Lambert Marcus, and two sisters, Mylah Maryrose and Karlyn Marydea.
Leland’s grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Tom Schemmel, of Farley, and Mrs. Mary and the late John Meis, of Perry.