A boy, Joseph Richard, was born Dec. 20 at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital to Craig and Ginger Menke of Fort Jennings.
He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.
He was welcomed home by siblings Anna, 5, and Luke, 3.
Grandparents are Dale and Shirley Rothe of St. Marys and Gene and Lorri Menke of Fort Jennings. Great-grandparents are Donald Rothe, Mary Lou Menke and Frank and Jeanette Fischer.