Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Welcomes Three Leap Year Babies
Guthrie was pleased to welcome three leap year babies on Saturday, Feb. 29 at Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre. Congratulations to the families!
Kenneth Donald Floyd Jr. was born at 9:24 a.m. on Feb. 29 to parents Dystiny Hollister and Kenneth Floyd of Nichols, N.Y. He arrived weighing 7 lbs., 14 oz. and is 21.5 in. long.
Finn Kohler was born at 3:05 p.m. on Feb. 29 to Alaney Kohler of Owego, N.Y. He arrived weighing 6 lbs., 8 oz. and is 20 in. long.
Cian Grey Stroup was born at 4:21 p.m. on Feb. 29 to parents Matthew and Nicole Stroup of Spencer, N.Y. He arrived weighing 10 lbs., 2 oz. and is 22 in. long.
A person born on February 29 may be called a "leapling,” a "leaper,” or a "leap-year baby.” In non-leap years, some leaplings celebrate their birthday on either February 28 or March 1, while others only observe birthdays on the authentic intercalary date, February 29.