Sunnyside Community Hospital and Clinics
Chunbo Yan and Danna Lian of Sunnyside are the parents of the 2017 New Year’s baby born at 4:03 p.m. on Jan. 1 at Sunnyside Community Hospital.
As of Wednesday, January 11, 2017
SUNNYSIDE A local couple can claim the bragging rights to having the first baby of 2017 born in the Lower Yakima Valley.
Xing Yan, the son of Danna Lian and Chunbo Yan, arrived at 4:03 p.m. Sunday at Sunnyside Community Hospital and Clinics.
He weighed in at 7 pounds, 6 ounces.
The second baby of the year, Keanu Ezekiel Gomez, was born at 1 a.m. yesterday at PMH Medical Center in Prosser.
The Gomez baby is boy number four for Vanessa and Ivan Gomez of Grandview.
“Parents reported they are very blessed to welcome their baby boy,” the PMH Medical Center Birthing Center’s Liz Gonzalez, R.N., said.
Baby Gomez’s big brothers are Christian, Omar and Chaco.
The families of baby Gomez and baby Yan were both showered with baskets of baby supplies in honor of their special birthday, supplied by the hospitals and area merchants.