A son, Sam Noah Halper (Shmuel Noach), to CARRIE and CARLOS CASTRO/HALPER of West Caldwell on Sept. 2, 2011. The maternal grandparents are Amy and Jeffrey Halper of Livingston. The paternal grandparents are Marie and Fr. Castro of New York and Ecuador. The great-grandmother is Elaine Halper of Livingston. Sam Noah is named in memory of his maternal great-grandfathers Sam Halper and Norman Slavin.
The couple also has a daughter, Alivia Natalie.