Jon and Ashley Klaphake of Melrose are happy to announce the birth of their son, Eddie James, born on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, at 11:16 p.m. at CentraCare Health-Melrose.
Eddie weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and measured 20-3/4 inches long.
Big brother Jack is up in heaven. Big sister, Faith, 2, welcomes him home.
Grandparents are Glen and Deb Klaphake of Melrose, Jerry and Lisa Burg of St. Martin.