Benjamin Michael Wade was born May 11, 2013 at 4:04 a.m. at Banner Gateway Medical Center in Gilbert, weighing 10 pounds 7 ounces and being 21.25 inches long.
His proud parents are Adam and Leah Wade of Kearny. Big brother Seth (4) welcomed Benjamin home.
Maternal grandparents are Renae McEuen of Kearny and Daniel Yocum of Tulsa, Okla. and paternal grandparents are David and Cindy Wade of Winkelman. Great grandparents are Vicki Palmer of Kearny, Dusty Womack of Waddell, Danny and Sue Yocum of Tehachapi, Calif., Albert and Brenda Wade of Kearny, and Jack and Gloria Reid of Bloomfield, N.M.