Philip and Rebekah Parker, Belmont, announce the birth of their son, Asher Donald Parker, at 4:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at Southwest Health in Platteville.
Asher weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 inches long. He joins three sisters, Abigail, 16, Lydia, 12, and Phebe, 2½.
Grandparents are Constance and the late Ralph Parker, Brasher Falls, N.Y., and the late Alan and Julia Craig, Platteville.
Asher’s father is a professor of civil and environmental engineering at UW–Platteville. His mother is a stay-at-home mom.