LOOK: Karel Marquez gives birth to baby boy Kobe

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jun 19 2019 05:57 PM

MANILA — Former actress Karel Marquez and her businessman-husband Sean Fariñas welcomed their first child together on Wednesday afternoon.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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On Instagram, Marquez shared a photo of her with her baby boy, Kobe Federico, who was born at 1:47 p.m. on June 19.

“We had our successful breastfeeding sesh just now too at 4:29pm and he is fast asleep na. I am so happy. Sharing my happiness with you all. Love you,” she wrote.

Marquez shared that she gave birth via emergency caesarean section, “and I am totally fine.”

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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“So happy there’s milk for him. I’ve been praying hard for this! O diba, I got time to post while he is asleep beside me at the recovery room,” she added.

When Marquez posed a maternity shoot in May, the pictorial was theme with colors purple and gold, “because of my husband’s love for Kobe Bryant and the LA Lakers.”

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Marquez and Fariñas got married in December 2016. The actress has credited Fariñas as a father figure to her two children from a previous relationship, Keiley and Kyler.

Marquez suffered a miscarriage in July 2017.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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