Matt and Maria Mensen, of New Vienna, are announcing the birth of their son, Spencer Leo, born Dec. 22, 2018 at 9:36 p.m. at Finley Hospital, Dubuque. Spencer weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.

This is the couple’s first child.

Grandparents are Carl and Lisa Mensen, of Luxemburg and Ralph and Sandy Winter, of New Vienna. Great-grandparents are Larry and Julie Kruse, of Petersburg and Harold and the late Dorothy Maiers, of Earlville.