Oct. 3, 2017

Bowden Richard Meintel, a son born to Aaron (Corl) and Ben Meintel, Altoona, at UPMC Altoona at 3:23 p.m.

Oct. 17, 2017

Benjamin Charles Knob, a son born to Meghann Saunders (Elliott) and Timothy M. Knob Jr., Altoona, at UPMC Altoona at 12:17 p.m.

Oct. 21, 2017

A daughter born to Kylie Welshans and Joseph Burd, Altoona, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.

Due to privacy concerns, UPMC Altoona no longer provides birth announcements to the Mirror. To obtain a form to announce a birth, please call Brenda Carberry, community news coordinator, at 946-7459 or email community@altoona