Parker Allen Thannert

Marc and Kelly Thannert, of New London, celebrate the birth of their son, Parker Allen Thannert on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at 2:55 p.m. At birth, Parker weighed eight pounds, 2.4 ounces, and was 21.3 inches long.

Parker is welcomed home by his sister, Olivia Thannert.

His grandparents are Darrel and Nancy Thannert, of Fort Madison, and Dale and Donna Frericks, of Quincy, Ill.