The following press release is from Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital:
Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital welcomed the first baby of 2014 on New Year’s Day. Lukas Knuth was born to Erika and Christian Knuth of Wilmette at 6:43 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.
Lukas weighs 8 pounds, 8 ounces and is 20 inches long. He was delivered through a water birth by certified nurse midwife Beth Helme-Smith. He is the couple’s first child.