Maverik Joel is the name selected for the son of Chad and Cady Ketelsen of North Liberty. Arriving at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City on Sept. 21, 2018, Maverik weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 21 inches long.
He was welcomed home by his brother Nolan, 14, and sisters: Ella, 11, Rohen, 5, and Wren, 2.
Maverik’s grandparents are Kim and the late Joel Belitz, Mary and Ron Kiser and Mike and Diane Ketelsen of Durant.
His great-grandmother is Janet Ketelsen of Durant.