Birth - Matthew Christopher Arends

by: contributed photo, Matthew Christopher Arends

Arends - Matthew Christopher Arends, son of Chris and Tamee Arends of Gresham, was born at 7:58 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, at Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center in Gresham.

Matthew weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 20 inches in length.

His paternal grandparents are Ken and Linda Arends of Gresham, and his maternal grandparents are Jan McKnight and Mike Beinert of Happy Valley and Rob and Judy Nicholas of Seaside.

Matthew joins sister Amelia Arends, 18 months.