Greg and Jenny Lovell, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Samantha Bernice, born Jan. 3, 2020 at 10:06 a.m. at MercyOne, Dubuque. Samantha weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19.5 inches long.

Grandparents are Jeff and Julie Wieneke, of Dyersville and Lori Koss and Daryl Koehn, of Elkader. Great-grandparents are Grace Wieneke, of Dyersville and Don and Elaine Koss, of Garnavillo.