Rowan Rae Konzen

Rowan Rae Konzen

Rowan Rae Konzen, daughter of Mike and Ashley Konzen, of Dyersville, received the sacrament of baptism on Sept. 24 at St. Francis Xavier Basilica in Dyersville with the Rev. Quint officiating. Rowan wore the baptismal gown that her mother and grandmother wore.

Rowan’s godparents are Kelli Hillebrand, of Davenport, and Alex Hosch, of Epworth.

Grandparents are Jay and Cheri Konzen, of Dyersville, and Dave and Mary Hosch, of Epworth. Great-grandparents are George and Alma Knepper, of Cascade, Delores Hosch, of Epworth, and Eileen Kluesner, of Farley.

Following the baptism, supper was served at Rowan’s home.

Rowan was born Aug. 12 at Mercy Medical Center in Dubuque. She weighed 7 pounds 8 ounces and was 21 inches long.