Rick and Bethany Latimer of Ravenna announce the Dec. 21 birth of their son, Rafael Laurence Latimer. The baby boy weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces on arrival at Robinson Memorial Hospital in Ravenna.
Rafael's older brothers are Darren Renfrow, 18; Ariq Latimer, 15; and Noah Latimer, 9, His older sister, Alicia Latimer, is 12.
Larry Marsh and Karen Marsh of Ravenna are the paternal grandparents. The maternal grandparents are Tim and Linda Walker of Bedford,
Rafael is the great-grandson of Ravenna residents Mary Charley and Charlotte Worthy.