Great-Bubbie Gucia Manela, a Holocaust survivor, announces the birth of her sixth great-grandchild, Judah Max (Moshe Pesach) Rubin, on Dec. 14.
The parents are Brandi (nee Katz) and Jed Rubin of Manhattan.
Sharing in the family's joy are Great-Granma Syril Rubin; Granma Shelley Rubin; Papa Daniel Rubin, and Bubbie Joan and Zaidie Glenn Katz.
Joining in the celebration are Uncle Shmuel, Aunt Mihal and cousins Moshie, Yaeli, Udi, Yonatan, Na'ama, Ayelet, Tal and Shira Katz; Uncle Derek, Aunt Inna and cousin Isaac Katz; Aunt Dr. Jamie and Uncle Ted Bloomberg; Aunt Becky and Uncle Alan Canarick; Aunt Julie Rubin; and great-aunts and uncles Toby and Robert Rubin, Leslie and Mark Weinberg and Sara and Menachem Reibenbach.
Judah Max is named in loving memory of his maternal great-grandfather Moshe Manela, a survivor of the Holocaust, and his paternal great-grandfather Pete ("Pesach") Nelkin. He is also the great-grandson of the late Leonard Rubin.