Births: Silas Edward Cooper
Shane and Dani Cooper, Tonganoxie, announce the birth of their son, Silas Edward.
Silas was born Sept. 16, 2007, at Providence Medical Center.
He weighed 8 pounds and measured 20 1/2 inches long. Silas was welcomed home by siblings Eli, 6, and Willow, 3.
Maternal grandparents are Karen and Kenton Cowdry, Overland Park, and Mary and Steve Bennett, St. Paul, Minn. Paternal grandparents are Flo and Charlie Cooper, Tonganoxie.
Maternal great-grandparents are Harry Ofverstedt, South Bend, Ind., and Helen and Dick Bennett, Coon Rapids, Minn.
His paternal great-grandmother is Arlene Armstrong.