Emery Alexis (Elke Chaika) Sterling celebrated her first birthday at a party with family and friends on Sept. 7.
Her parents, Nicole (nee Shapiro) and Gregg, and brother Benjamin, joined in the festivities.
Also sharing in the occasion were grandparents Linda and Seth Shapiro, and Eileen and Murray Sterling; and aunts, uncles and cousins Michelle Shapiro, Amy and Ken Reif; and Mindy, Brett, Brooke, Lindsey and Drew Freemen.
Emery Alexis is named in loving memory of her maternal great-grandmother Eleanor Stein and her paternal great-grandparents, Adeline and Albert Sterling.
She is also the great-granddaughter of the late Louis Stein, Mildred and Morris Shapiro, and Sarah and Benjamin Garber.