Mike and Sara (Bleckman) Gerling, Marthasville, announce the birth of a daughter, Emory Louise Gerling. Born Feb. 9, 2013, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 5 pounds, 6 ounces, and was 18 inches long.

Emory joins Mallory Gerling, 4, and Camille Gerling, 2 1/2.

Maternal grandparents are Chuck and Joannie Bleckman, Washington. Paternal grandparents are Wayne Gerling, Hermann, and the late Janet Gerling. Great-grandparent is Vera Gerling, New Haven.