West Lafayette couple welcomes first baby of 2022

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LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The first baby born at IU Health Arnett in Lafayette on New Year's Day is already part of the hospital family.

The first baby of 2022, a boy yet to be named, arrived at 9:32 a.m. Saturday to Sarah and Ryan Kennedy of West Lafayette. The proud mom, Sarah, is a pharmacy manager at the IU Health Arnett Hospital Retail Pharmacy.

Sarah and Ryan Kennedy of West Lafayette welcomed the first baby born at IU Health Arnett in 2022. The baby boy, yet to be named, was born at 9:32 a.m. Saturday.
Sarah and Ryan Kennedy of West Lafayette welcomed the first baby born at IU Health Arnett in 2022. The baby boy, yet to be named, was born at 9:32 a.m. Saturday.

"We are so excited to be able to share this special moment (and extra special day) with one of our team members," said Kara Bishop, marketing and communications manager for Indiana University Health Arnett, in the announcement Saturday.

Baby Boy Kennedy weighed in at 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and is 21 inches long.

Congratulations to the Kennedy family.

Deanna Watson is the executive editor at the Journal & Courier. Contact her at dwatson@gannett.com. Follow her on Twitter at @deannawatson66.

This article originally appeared on Lafayette Journal & Courier: New year births: West Lafayette couple welcomes first baby of 2022

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