RUCH A son, Owen Stephen Ruch, was born at 1:28 p.m. on April 21, 2010 at St. Luke's, Allentown, to Lyndsey Kunkel and Matthew Ruch of New Ringgold.

He weighed 8 pounds and measured 21.5 inches.

Maternal grandparents are Renee Kunkel, Tamaqua, and the late Stephen Kunkel.

Paternal grandparents are Carl and Charlene Ruch of New Ringgold.

Maternal great-grandparents are Donald and Diana Kunkel of Tamaqua and Marie Mistal of Tamaqua.

Owen was baptized at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tamaqua on June 13.