March 13 (UPI) -- Former Vice President Mike Pence and former second lady Karen Pence announced the birth of their first grandchild in a Twitter post Saturday sharing photos of the new baby.
The couple's oldest son, Michael Pence, and his wife, Sarah Pence, welcomed their daughter this week.
"So excited to announce the arrival of our first grandchild Avery Grace Pence born this week to our Amazing Daughter-in-Law Sarah and our son Michael! We Praise God that little Avery, her Mommy and Daddy are all doing just great!" Karen Pence tweeted.
The post included photos of Mike Pence and Karen Pence, and Michael Pence cradling the newborn.
The former vice president and second lady have been married since 1985 and have three children together, including daughters Charlotte Bond and Audrey Tomanelli. Michael Pence serves as a pilot as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Marines.