Birth – Isaiah Michael Eichen Oct. 7
Rodney and April (Hopkins) Eichen are the parents of a son, Isaiah Michael, born at 6:32 p.m., Friday, Oct. 7, 2016, at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield. He weighed three pounds, 12 ounces and was 17.7 inches long at birth.
He has two older brothers, Daniel (8) and Gavin (4).
Maternal grandparents are Vickie Durbin of Farmersville and Richard Hopkins of Jacksonville. Maternal great-grandparents include Donald and Dorothy Durbin of Palmyra and Lou Hopkins of Ottumwa, Iowa.
Paternal grandparents are Donald and Clara Eichen of Carlinville. George Eichen of Carlinville is the baby’s paternal great-grandfather.