Jacob and Karla Ericksen of Aurora announce the birth of a daughter, Aleah Kay, born June 5, 2011. She weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. She is welcomed home by a sister Alexis, 3 years old. Grandparents are Merlin and Evelyn Ericksen of Hordville. Great-grandparents are Steve and Sharon Brown of Valentine and Larry Naurkal of Monroe.