Joe Perkins and Vanessa V. Berg announce the birth of their daughter, Marcella Ruth Perkins at 5:53 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28 at Southwest Health in Platteville.
Marcella weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. She joins four brothers, Joey, 9, Oscar, 7, Woody, 4, and Victor, 2.
Grandparents are Vaughn and Ruth Berg, Hettinger, N.D., Dana and Dena Perkins, Lebenon, Mo., and Dorthy and John Duncan, Atlanta, Ga.
Marcella’s father is a master chef and her mother is a physician.