Alisha Karleskint and Dustin Cooney, Fort Scott, are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter Ella Jeanne Cooney on Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, at 1:20 p.m. at Mercy Health Center, Fort Scott, Kan. Ella weighed 6 pounds, 7.5 ounces.
Maternal grandparents are Anita and Kenny Karleskint, Fort Scott.
Paternal grandparents are Lucille Cooney and Steve Cooney, Fort Scott.
Maternal great-grandparents are Jeanne and Darrell Howard, Fort Scott, and Nora and Ben Karleskint, Girard, Kan.
Paternal great-grandparents are Cindy and Bob Cooney and Carol and Jr. Julian.