Meredith (nee Okon) and Greg Conen of New York City announce the birth of their daughter, Sophie Ilana (Sara Ilana), on Oct. 5, 2007.
Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Shelli and Joel Okon of Cherry Hill, N.J., and Susan and Gerald Conen of Milwaukee.
The baby is also welcomed by maternal great-grandfather Bernard Vernick, maternal great-grandmother Marta Okon and paternal great-grandmother Eve Bamberger.
Sharing in the family's joy are Uncle Josh Okon, Uncle David Okon, and Aunt Lauren Kay and Uncle David Kay.
Sophie is named in loving memory of her maternal great-grandmother Sara Vernick and her paternal great-grandmother Idalynn Conen.