Travis and Sherry (Oetterer) Schwoeppe, Marthasville, announce the birth of a son, Owen Joseph Schwoeppe. Born Feb. 24, 2014, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 18 1/2 inches long.

Owen joins Ellie, 3.

Maternal grandparents are Bernadine Oetterer and Larry Oetterer, Berger. Paternal grandparents are Angie and Larry Schwoeppe, Dutzow.