Jude Charles Wilkens, son of Kaylee and Drew Wilkens, Hays was born April 6, 2018 at Hays Medical Center.

He was 6 pounds, 9 ounces. He was 18 inches long.

Grandparents are Glenn and Mary Jane Schmeidler, Hays, and Charles and Alicia Wilkens, Goodland.

Great-grandparents are Art and Mae Wilkens, Stockton, and Harold Schmeidle, Walker.