April 2015 People News

Birth announcement
Congratulations to Derrick and Cassie Passeau on the birth of their daughter, Raegan Lee Passeau, who was born on April 28, 2015. She weighed 4 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 17.5 inches long. She joins older brother, Corbin, 12. Cassie is a special education teacher at Creekmoor Elementary School.

Birth announcement
Grandma Nikki Brewer with Ember
Congratulations to Nikki Brewer on the birth of her granddaughter, Ember Anastasia Rice, who was born to Nikki's son and daughter-in-law, Nicholas and Katie Rice, at 6:23 p.m. April 29. She weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21.5 inches long. Nikki is the library media specialist at Ray-Pec East Middle School.

Sympathy is extended to Tulie Brown on the death of her father, William Brown, who died on Monday, April 27. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, May 1, at Mt. Washington in Independence, Mo. Tulie is the custodial trainer for the District.