Zachary and Bethany Howard, Platteville, announce the birth of their daughter, Esther Jean Howard, at 5:05 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 14 at Southwest Health in Platteville.
Esther weighed 8 pounds and was 20 inches long. She joins three brothers, Draven 9, Weston, 6, and Dorian, 4; and a sister, Daphne, 1.
Grandparents are Keith and Roberta Glasson, Potosi, Daphne and Todd Lundstrom, Gwinn, Mich., and Pete Howard, South Glens Falls, N.Y.
Esther’s father is in production and her mother is a stay-at-home mom.