Katherine Ann Shipp was born Aug. 27 at University Hospitals Portage Medical Center in Ravenna to Stephen Shipp and Melanie Ruocchio of Ravenna.

She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces at birth.

Maternal grandparents are Joseph (deceased) and Meredith Ruocchio of Ravenna. Paternal grandparents are Bruce and Cynthia Miller of Diamond and Mike and Theresa Shipp of Akron.

Great-grandparents are Catherine and Roger Andre of Ravenna and Gary and Junie Reed of Ravenna.

Her great-great-grandmother is Kathy Stankovich of Ravenna.