Phyllis and Mel Halpern of Richboro announce the birth of their first grandson (and their third grandchild), Jacob Javier Halpern (Ya'akov Chaver), on Sept. 5.
Jake's parents are Meliha and Joshua Halpern of Rockville, Md.
Sharing in the family's happiness are great-grandmother Freda Dorman; and grandparents Maria and Bill Perez of Tampa, Fla.; and Joanne and Don Marx of Arlington, Va.
Joining in welcoming the baby are Aunt Caren, Uncle Brian, and cousins Julia and Megan Franco of Levittown; and Uncles Gillo and Paco Perez of Tampa, Fla.
Jacob Javier is named in loving memory of his paternal great-grandfather Jacob (Jack) Dorman and his maternal grandmother Jennie Perez Marx.