Yan and John Woodard of Streetsboro announce the birth of their daughter, Yan Katherine Woodard. 

She was born Oct. 28 at University Hospitals Portage Medical Center in Ravenna, weighing 7 pounds, 13 ounces. 

Maternal grandparents are Wuqing Zhou and Yuncai Lyu of Shaoyang, China. Paternal grandparents are John and Kay Woodard of Streetsboro.