- from City of Rockford News Release -
ROCKFORD – February 11, 2009 - Mayor Morrissey and his wife Stacy are proud to announce the birth of their baby girl, Sophia Marie Morrissey. Baby Sophia was born earlier today at 2:08 am weighing 8lb 4oz and measuring 20.5 inches.
Both Mom and Baby are in fine health and recovering at a local hospital. Baby Sophia is the Morrissey's second child and joins big sister, Seanna, along with big brother, Michael Joseph, who lived just 40 days after his birth in December 2007.
The family appreciates all of the support, prayers, and well wishes they have received throughout the pregnancy.