Jessica (nee Rubel) and Michael Morel of Boston welcome their son, Benjamin Edward, born on Nov. 9.
Sharing in the family's happiness are maternal grandmother Bubby Joani Lazar of Haverford; and paternal grandparents Nana Diane and Papa Ray Morel of Bristol, R.I.
Joining in welcoming the baby are his paternal Uncle Ray and Auntie Lynn, along with cousins Morgan and Teddy Morel of Concord, Mass.; maternal Auntie Rachel Rubel of Bryn Mawr; and maternal Aunt Whitney and Uncle Neal Hurley of Katy, Texas.
Sharing in the simcha are maternal great-grandmother Ida Lazar of Media; and paternal great-grandmother Marguerite Morel of N. Smithfield, R.I.
Benjamin is named in loving memory of his maternal great-grandfather Edward Leonard Lazar.