Matthew and Megan Vorwald, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their son, Noah Patrick, born Sept. 27 at Mercy Dubuque at 1:50 a.m. Noah weighed 10 pounds, 1 ounce and was 22.5 inches long.

He joins a sister Amelia.

Grandparents are Mark and Linda Vorwald, of Worthington, Donnie and Lori Apel, of Dubuque and the late Joel Stralow. Great-grandparents are Dorothy Vorwald and Bernice Lansing, of Dyersville and Fred and Barb Hermsen, of Peosta.