Hope (nee Freedman) and Jared Shafer of Southampton announce the birth of their daughter, Dillan Reese, on April 21.

    Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Lori and Glen Freedman, Justine and Michael Weiss, and Linda and William Shafer, as well as great-grandparents Bud and Joan Kanther, and Constance Pienkowsky.

    Joining in welcoming the baby are Uncle Neil Freedman, Aunt Anna Weiss, Uncle Joseph Shafer, and Aunt Jennifer and Uncle Zydrunas Ilgauskas, along with cousins Deividas and Povilas.

    Dillan Reese is named in loving memory of her great-uncle Michael's courageous wife, great-aunt Diane Kanther; in addition to her great-great-grandmother Rose Levy.