Gil Lipschutz of Philadelphia announces the birth of his granddaughter, Kendall Emma Starks, on April 18.

    Kendall Emma's parents are Heather (nee Lipschutz) and Bradley Starks of Illinois.

    Sharing in the family's joy are paternal grandfather Edward Starks of Illinois, along with his wife, Dorothy; maternal great-grandmother Evelyn Pertosoff of Florida; and paternal great-grandfather Milton Starks of Illinois.

    Welcoming Kendall Emma to the family are aunts and uncles Bridget Starks and Pok Xayachania, Brent Starks and Brian Starks ( all of Illinois); and Bonnie and Engtong Tang of Tennessee, along with great-aunts and uncles Mindy and Stuart Rosenberg of Philadelphia, and Claudia and Bruce Pertosoff of Florida.

    Kendall Emma is named in loving memory of her maternal grandmother Eileen Lipschutz; her paternal grandmother Doris Starks; her maternal great-grandmother Reba Kauffman; and in honor of her maternal great-grandmother Evelyn Pertosoff.