Jacob and Monica (Ballmann) Artinger, Union, announce the birth of a son, Zachary Derek Artinger. Born June 16, 2012, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, Creve Coeur, he weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

Grandparents are Brenda and Keith Ballmann, Union, and Barb and Roger Gansmann, Washington. Great-grandparents are Shirley Frankenberg, Norman Mische and Betty Gansmann, all of Washington.