Carey Brown and Gregg Gardner of Vancouver, British Columbia, along with big sister Yael Deborah, announce the birth of their son and brother, Jonah Edward (Yonah Lior), on June 14.
Joining in their happiness are grandparents Fran and Keith Gardner of Richboro, and Cindy and Don Brown of Minnetonka, Minn.
Jonah is named in loving memory of his paternal great-grandfather Edward Toben and his maternal great-grandmother Lorraine Shark.
The bris took place at Temple Isaiah in Lexington, Mass., where Carey served as associate rabbi. Aunts, uncles and cousins joined in the simcha.