He was born at 12:04 p.m. Nov. 3, 2015, in Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, the son of Jon and Lisa Monroe of Bethalto. He weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Nancy Monroe of O’Fallon, Ill., Randy and Cathy Massey of Godfrey, Jack and Myra Hughey of Alton, and the late Ernest Monroe. Great-grandparents are Donna Massey of Godfrey and Evelyn Lindberg of Ironton, Mo. Big sisters, Olivia and Lillian, are age 5 and 3.