Matthew Robert Weintraub


Samantha Jones and Louis Weintraub of Centreville, Va. announce the birth of their son, Matthew Robert Weintraub, on December 5, 2016.

Sharing in the family’s happiness are grandparents Susan and Stanley Weintraub of Havertown and Paul and Jessica Jones of Forestburgh, N.Y., along with Aunt Dayna and Uncle Larry Weintraub, Cousins Jonah and Noam Weintraub, Uncle Gary and Aunt Erin Weintraub, Uncle Alex and Aunt Maria Jones, Uncle Zach and Aunt Kristina Jones, and Uncle Lawrence Jones and Aunt Amelia Wolf.

Matthew Robert is name in loving memory for his maternal great-grandmother Mae Roth and his paternal great-grandfather Sidney Robert Paster.

Molly Blake Eimer


Jennifer (née Abt) and Andrew Eimer of Huntingdon Valley, along with big brothers Jack and Will, announce the birth of their daughter and sister, Molly Blake (Metuka Bayit), on October 18, 2016.

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Marci and Richard Abt and Nancy and Jeff Eimer, along with great-grandmothers Judy Butnick and Lila Eimer.

Also welcoming Molly to the family are aunts and uncles Allison and Evan Barenbaum, Jaimie and Kevin Shmelzer, Steven and Sarah Abt, and Erica Eimer and Craig Bruno; along with cousins Drew, Max and Ben Shmelzer and Jake and Samantha Barenbaum.

Molly is named in loving memory of her maternal great-grandmother, Bette Rush.  She is also the great-granddaughter of the late Sylvia and Harold Abt, William Rush, Leo Eimer, Jack Skolnick and Abraham Butnick.

Wesley Jacob Marks


Diane and Joshua Marks of Philadelphia (originally Ambler and Wynnewood) celebrate the birth of their first-born son, Wesley Jacob (Moshe Yaachov), on April 25.

Equally ecstatic are Wesley’s grandparents Shirley (Bubbie) and Jim (Pops) Saltzman of Newtown — Wes is their fourth grandchild (all boys) — and Susan (Savti) and Louis (Saba) Marks of Wynnewood — Wes is their sixth grandchild (three boys and three girls).

Wesley’s eight aunts and uncles and eight first cousins (age three to 16) join in his parents’ excitement and joy.

Wesley Jacob (Moshe Yaachov) is named for all eight of his great-grandparents — William and Sylvia Saltzman, Max and Lena (Lee) Katz, Jack and Jean Weinstein and Melvin and Minna Marks.

Elle Francine Finkelman


Vanessa (née Luchtan) and Eric Finkelman of Boca Raton, Fla., announce the birth of their daughter, Elle Francine, on April 20. Big brother Max welcomed his new sister at home.

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Stephen and Eileen Finkelman of Huntingdon Valley and Margate, N.J.; and Andrew and Diana Rosen and Alberto Luchtan of Boca Raton, Fla.

Also welcoming Elle to the family are aunts and uncles Robyn and Eric Kazatsky, Joseph Luchtan, Veronica Sinclair, Victoria Luchtan, Jodi and David Pascuzzi, Chris Pascuzzi, David Rosen, Fernanda and Josh Rosen; along with cousins Lily and Jackson; Ivy and Jack; Isabella and Nicolas; Jordana and Olivia; and Benjamin and Lucas.

Elle is named in loving memory of both the Finkelman and Luchtan family names, her great-grandmothers Frances and Fanny, her great-grandfather Leon and her great-grandmother Helen.

Skylar Bella Stein


Bea Stein of Bensalem announces the birth of her granddaughter, Skylar Bella Stein, on March 16.

Skylar is lovingly welcomed by her big sister Alexis Gianna and parents Nicole and Scott Stein of Warrington.  

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Kathy and Tony Belardino, David Stein and her maternal great-grandmothers “Memom” Ruth Belardino and “Grandmom” Peggy Phillips. Also welcoming the new arrival are Aunt Randee and Uncle Dan Fisher and Uncle Anthony Belardino.



Dylan Rebecca Perlman


Joan (née Dovberg) and Mark Dossick of Langhorne announce the Oct. 21, 2016 birth of their first granddaughter, Dylan Rebecca Perlman. Dylan is the daughter of Alyssa and Sean Perlman of New York City. Joining in the family’s love and joy are Aunt and Uncle Tracie and Matt Schwartz, grandparents Randi and Tad Perlman, Aunt Stacey Perlman and Uncle Josh Perlman.

Dylan is the great-granddaughter of Howard Dossick, the late Sylvia Dossick, the late Diana and Benjamin Dovberg, Gertrude and Norman Perlman, and the late Reba and Sol Weber.

Dylan, Adina Rivka, is named for her maternal great-grandmother, Diana Dovberg, and her paternal great-grandmother, Reba Weber.

Oliver Utain-Moskowitz


Rachel Utain-Evans and Seth Moskowitz of Philadelphia announce the birth of Oliver (“peace”) on April 22. He joins sister Aliza and brother Tobin.

Oliver (Ohev) is the grandson of Marla and Steve Moskowitz, of Bay Shore, N.Y., and Sheri Utain and Franklin Evans of Philadelphia.

Brianna Danielle and Ilianna Samantha Burton


Robin Goldblum Burton and Jeremy Burton along with big brother Brayden announce the birth of twins. Brianna Danielle (Bracha Daniella) and Ilianna Samantha (Chaya Shayna) were born on April 13.

Grandparents Ann Beth Podolsky Goldblum and I. Thomas Goldblum, along with Barry and MaryLou Burton, are ready to change all those diapers. Great-grandparents are Ida May and Sam Podolsky and Patricia Burton.

Brianna is named for her paternal great-grandparents and Ilianna is named for her maternal great-grandparents.

Sharing in the family happiness is Uncle Barry Goldblum and Aunt Susan Goldblum.

Brooklyn Allison Weiss


Great-grandparents Fran and Sam Davis of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Yardley, announce the birth of Brooklyn Allison Weiss on March 9.

Brooklyn Allison’s parents are Emily and Justin Weiss of Salem, N.H. Her grandparents are Miriam and Albert Deutsch of New Hope and Boca Raton, Fla.

Hudson Ethan Lang


Michelle Kosmin and Jason Lang of Philadelphia announce the birth of their son, Hudson Ethan (Herschel Aaron), on April 21. Hudson was also welcomed by his big brother, Kyle.

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Roslyn and Stephen Lang of Havertown, Margaret and Sam Gagliardi of Atco, N.J., and Jeffrey Kosmin of Margate, N.J. Also welcoming Hudson into the family is Uncle Michael Lang of Philadelphia.

Hudson Ethan is named in loving memory of his paternal great-grandfather, Harry Cobrin, and maternal great-grandfather, Eugene Kosmin.