Amelia Jo Hesse was born on Friday, September 22, 2017 at 4:01 a.m. She weighed 9 lb., 6 oz. and was 20¾” long. She is the daughter of Ryan and Kelli Hesse, Gretna, Nebraska.
Amelia Jo is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kerry Hesse, of Farber. She is the great-granddaughter of Mrs. Mary Hesse, of Curryville, and the great niece of Chris and Vicky Hesse, also of Curryville.
Amelia Jo is also the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Kirkendall, of Omaha, Neb.
Amelia Jo is the great-granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jay Kirkendall and Mrs. Janice Roarson, all of Sloan, Iowa.
She is also the great-great-granddaughter of Mary Ellen Kirkendall also of Sloan, Iowa.
Kelli graduated in 2008 from Millard North High School and in 2012 from Northwest Missouri State University with a degree in elementary education. She is a second grade teacher in the Milliard Public School District, Omaha, Neb.
Ryan graduated in 2008 from Van-Far High School where he served as senior-class president. He graduated in 2011 from Northwest Missouri State University with a degree in accountancy and is employed as a senior accountant with Gavilon Global Agriculture Holdings, Inc., in Omaha.