Mandy (nee Himelfarb) and Mason Barish of Baltimore announce the birth of their son, Max Jacob (Hershel Avi), on Dec. 9.
Sharing in the happiness are Leslie and Bruce Himelfarb of Las Vegas; Leenie and Bruce Rogovitz of Warminster; and Susie and Izzy Barish of Rydal; along with great-grandmothers Rita Wolf of Baltimore, Frieda Rosen of Philadelphia and Dorothy Rovin, also of Philadelphia.
Joining in the celebration are aunts and uncles Adam Himelfarb, Brooke and Brian Mildenberg, Shane Rogovitz, Allyson Rogovitz, and Tara and Paul Bauersfeld. The baby also brought great joy to his paternal great-grandfather, the late Bernie Rosen.
Max is named in loving memory of his maternal great-grandfathers Harry Himelfarb and Alvin Wolf. He is also the great-grandson of the late Lester Barish.