First baby of 2020 at Auburn Community Hospital born to Seneca Falls couple

The first baby of 2020 was born on Wednesday at Auburn Community Hospital.

The Auburn Citizen reports that Phillip James Herman, was born at 10:21 a.m. to parents Lisa Lawler and Zach Herman at the hospital on New Years Day.



The couple, who is engaged, says that little Phillip James Herman was named after Zach’s cousin, Phil Luffman, and Zach’s father James Herman.

“I bawled my eyes out. So many different emotions, just excitement. I didn’t know you could love somebody so much,” Lawler told The Citizen.


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