MERRIT LOU MITCHEK was born on March 5, 2021 at 2:52 pm by Dr. Lasley at the UC Health in Colorado Springs, Colorado weighing 5 lbs. 2 oz and was 18 inches in length. The proud parents are Gabrial and Ashley Mitchek of Arapahoe, Colorado. Maternal grandparents are Curt and Valeria Lowe of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. Maternal great-grandmother is Carole Lowe of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. Paternal grandparents are Garret and Rebecca Mitchek of Flagler, Colorado. Paternal great-grandparents are Ervin and Maria Mitchek of Kit Carson, Colorado; the late Henrietta Owen of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado; and Maybelle Randolph of Hoxie, Kansas. Baby Merrit was welcomed home by big brother Mavrick Mitchek and big sister Sawyer Mitchek.