Ava Grace Barthel was born to Abby Klaphake and Michael Barthel of Albany, December 27, 2012, at 6:19 p.m. at St. Cloud Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds,
15 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Ava is welcomed home by sibling Ella, 17 months.
Grandparents are Chuck Barthel of Albany, Lori Larson of Albany, Kevin Klaphake of Melrose and Donna Klaphake of Albany.