Linda and Ted Schwartz of Upper Gwynedd, and Linda and Steven Strauss of Monroe, N.J., announce the birth of their grandson, Benjamin Emmet Strauss (Beril Ezekiel), on June 24.
His parents are Paulette (nee Gersten) and Stuart Strauss of New Rochelle, N.Y.
Schepping nachas is great-grandmother Freida Hirschhorn of Kingston.
Joining in welcoming the baby are Aunt Jennie and Uncle Richard Pisnoy, Aunt Pamela and Uncle Scott Rosenberg, Uncle Scott Schwartz, and Uncle Glenn Strauss, along with cousins Max, Samuel and Rachel.
Benjamin Emmet is named in loving memory of his paternal great-grandfather Benjamin Strauss and his maternal great-grandmother Esther Gersten.
Benjamin is the grandson of Richard Gersten.