Claire Juliet Ruffner celebrated her first birthday Dec. 26, 2013. A Bubble Guppies-themed party was held in her honor.
Claire is the daughter of Nick and Zoleanne Ruffner, of Marion Center, and the younger sister of Christian, 3.
She is the granddaughter of Barry and Debra Sheppard, of Creekside, and Tip and Diane Ruffner, of Marion Center.
She is the great-granddaughter of Bernard and Eleanor McCullough, of Rural Valley; Ed and Diana Sheppard, of Indiana; Agnes Richter, of St. Petersburg, Fla.; Elaine Mears, of Marion Center, and the late Edward Mears; and Clair and Donna Ruffner, of Indiana.