Joshua and Bethany Farrell of Brayton are the parents of a son, Benjamin Wayne, born April 6, 2017, weighing 6 lbs. 11oz., 19 inches long. He has two sisters, Miriam, 5, and Rachel, 17 months.
Grandparents are Jeff and Sherrill Duffy of Yarmouth and Doug and Lori Farrell of Forest City. Great-grandparents are Evelyn Duffy of Marshalltown, Marilyn Dill of Webster City, Russ and Marylynn Farrell of Des Moines, and Nadine Rosenkranz of Waterloo. Great-great-grandparents are Rachel Jensen of Brayton and Grace Duffy of Marshalltown.