Abram Emil Heckman was born Nov. 21, 2011, at Ransom Memorial Hospital to Aaron and Sarah Heckman, Ottawa.
He weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 22 inches long.
He has three siblings, Kelvin, 12, Sophia, 6, and Anna, 4.
Grandparents are Deloris Mavity, Ottawa; Ron and Kris Mavity, North Carolina; and Marge and John Heckman, Independence.
Great-grandmothers are LaVunn Ulery, Independence, and Beverly Mavity, Emporia.