GIRL: Avery DeJong Declan, 4, and Leah, 2 announce the birth of their sister, Avery JoAnn born on April 26, 2012 at 1:39 p.m. at Ottumwa Regional Healthcare Center. Avery weighed seven pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long. Her proud parents are Andy and Emily DeJong, of Moravia. Grandparents are Bob and Janiece Self, Paul and Barb DeJong, of Moravia. Great-grandparents are Richard and Venetah Tubaugh, of Moravia and Eugene and Elizabeth Poush, of Chariton.