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Peterborough Regional Health Centre welcomes city’s 2020 New Year baby

PRHC welcomes 2020 new year baby
WATCH: Leo Timothy Hodge Stewart was born at 9 a.m. on Jan. 1 to Katrina Stewart and Josh Hodge at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre.

Katrina Stewart and Josh Hodge spent New Year’s Day celebrating the gift of life.

At 9 a.m., 23-year-old Stewart gave birth to little Leo Timothy Hodge Stewart at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre after undergoing a C-section.

This makes Leo Peterborough’s first baby of the new decade.

READ MORE: First baby of 2020s welcomed at Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg

Leo weighs a healthy eight pounds, seven ounces. He was named by his mother for her love of lions.

As she cradled her baby in a hospital bed, Stewart said she is most excited about finally getting to experience motherhood with her newborn.

Leo received a large basket of presents, including diapers, from the hospital.

GTA parents welcome New Year’s babies within seconds of one another
GTA parents welcome New Year’s babies within seconds of one another
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