It’s a Girl: Lakeview Hospital Welcomes First Baby of 2017

The first baby of 2017 born at Lakeview Hospital made her appearance at 7:11 p.m. on January 1. Frida Ann Engstrum Ayala was born in the Birth Center to Hannah Engstrum and Noel Ayala. (Photo courtesy of Lakeview Hospital)

Frida Ann Engstrum Ayala was the first baby of 2017 born at Lakeview Hospital. She made her appearance at 7:11 p.m. on Jan. 1.

At birth she weighed 7 lb 8 oz, and measured 20 inches long. Frida was born in the Birth Center to Hannah Engstrum and Noel Ayala.

Engstrum said her new arrival shares her extra-special New Year birthday with her great-great grandma and her grandpa.

Nurses presented the family with a basket of goodies in celebration of being the first newborn of the New Year.

Congratulations to Hannah, Frida and family from everyone at Lakeview Hospital.