Rosalie and Mark Jacobs of Hilltown, Pa., announce the birth of their first granddaughter, Sarai Madison (Sarai Maya) Stires, on Sept. 26, 2006.
The baby's parents are Tara (nee Friedrich) and Brian Stires of Perkasie.
Sharing in the joy are grandparents Paul and Richelle Friedrich of Rydal, and Barbara Stires of Hopewell, N.J. Sarai is also the granddaughter of the late David Stires of Dublin, Pa.
Joining in welcoming the baby are great-grandparents Selma Schwartz, Lillian and William Friedrich, Jack and Barbara Jacobs, and Jean Fletcher; along with aunts and uncles Sean Friedrich, Curt Stires, Ernest Stires and Lisa Stires, Michael and Jennifer Jacobs, Randi Kopelow, Norm Van Beelan, Samantha and Nate Smeal, and Ryan and Lauren Kopelow.
Sarai Madison is named in loving memory of her maternal great-grandfather Samuel (Shmuel) Schwartz.