Bolingbrook – The first baby born in Will County in 2009 was delivered at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. Marley Gabriella Obregon, a girl, was born just three seconds after midnight on New Year’s Day (Thursday, Jan. 1) to Katrina Leonard and Julian Obregon of Bolingbrook. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Mom Katrina Leonard was due Jan. 11 but Marley came early.
The baby was delivered by Dr. Gerald Lofthouse, a family medicine specialist in practice since 1981. Lofthouse also delivered the first baby ever to be born at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital when it opened Jan. 14, 2008.