COTTONWOOD Ryan and Heather Uhlenkott are the parents of a son, Gage Francis, born Jan. 15, 2016, at St. Mary’s Hospital. He was St. Mary’s New Year’s baby. He weighed seven pounds and seven ounces and was 21 inches long. He joins siblings, Faith, 16; Noelle, 15; Eve, 13; Amelia, 11; Grace, 8; Steel, 6, And Troy, 3.
Grandparents are Bill and Eileen Uhlenkott and Steve and Lois Lamont, all of Cottonwood. Great-grandparents are Lyle and Viola Lamont of Spring Green, Wisc.
His parents wanted something special and unique for his first name, hence Gage. The middle name was after Pope Francis and St. Francis of Assisi as well as his grandpa’s middle name.