A son, Rhip Howard, was born to Isaac and Melinda McClarren of Wauseon on Dec. 3, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital. Rhip weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces and was 22 inches long.

He was welcomed home by his sister, Taya (5), and brother, Rhett (3). Grandparents are Judd and Becky McClarren of Wauseon and Mike and Pam Sauder, Archbold. Great-grandparents are Carol Sloan of Stryker and Marlin and Marcine Klopfenstein, Wauseon.