A son, Jaxon “Jax” Monroe Steffen, was born on July 6, 2012 to Brandon and Mallory (Wood) Steffen of Odessa, Mo. He weighed 6 lb., 7 oz. and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Doug Wood of Vandalia; Barry and Kim Bise of Centralia; Monroe Steffen of Palmyra; Marla Kelly of New London; and Ronnie Kelly of Frankford.
Great-grandmother is Sandy Hassien of Vandalia.