"2 years ago today, these two tied the knot. Today we celebrated their about to be here baby girl," Al Roker wrote.
Al Roker, the beloved weatherman on TODAY, is beaming with pride as a dad and eagerly anticipating the arrival of his first grandchild. Al recently celebrated the second wedding anniversary of his daughter, Courtney Roker Laga, and her husband, Wesley Laga, as they prepare to embark on the journey of parenthood, according to TODAY. Taking to Instagram on June 4, Al shared a heartwarming post commemorating the special occasion. He posted a beautiful wedding photo of Courtney and Wesley and expressed excitement about their upcoming baby girl. Al also included a more recent snapshot of himself and Courtney, highlighting their strong bond as father and daughter.
He wrote, "2 years ago today, these two tied the knot. Today we celebrated their about to be here baby girl. So excited." Courtney and Wesley delightedly announced their pregnancy in March, filling Al's heart with even more joy. On March 15, Al couldn't contain his enthusiasm as he shared the happy news with his co-hosts on the 3rd hour of TODAY. “For this grandchild, I’m going to be the best grandpa ever because I’m going to do whatever I can to spoil this kid,” he said.
“I think in honor of my dad I’m going to try to go for Pop-Pop,” Al said describing his desired moniker as a grandfather, hoping to be called "Pop-Pop" in honor of his late father. The couple's baby is expected to arrive in July, heightening the anticipation and excitement within the Roker family.
Courtney, who works as a recipe developer and culinary content creator, is Al's daughter from his previous marriage to Alice Bell. Alongside Courtney, Al also shares two other children with his wife Deborah Roberts, Leila, who is 24 years old, and Nick, who is 20. Deborah Roberts also joined in the celebration, expressing her happiness for Courtney and Wesley on their wedding anniversary and the impending arrival of their little one. On June 4, she took to Instagram to share a heartfelt message. She fondly remembered toasting the couple's union two years ago and conveyed her excitement for the new chapter in their lives.
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The Roker family's joyous milestones have touched the hearts of many fans and well-wishers. Al Roker, a beloved figure on TODAY, continues to brighten our screens with his infectious smile and warm personality. As he eagerly awaits the arrival of his first grandchild, Al's love and support for his growing family shine through, reflecting the deep bond they share.
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