Mason Robert Koskela New ArrivalI WAS BORN: Sept. 5, 2011, in Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth.
I WAS BORN: Sept. 5, 2011, in Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth.
MY PARENTS ARE: Jessica and Nolan Koskela of Eveleth.
MY SISTER IS: Peyton, 5.
MY GRANDPARENTS ARE: Robert and Julie Meteraud of Superior and Greg and Joan Koskela of Chisholm.
MY GREAT-GRANDPARENTS ARE: Donna Koski of Barron, Wis.; Darlene Knight of Franklin, Minn.; Jim Nesburg of Redwood Falls, Minn.; and the late Helen and Robert Meteraud Sr. , Wilfred Nitz, Martin Koskela Sr. and Ardella Umlauf.
MY PARENTS CHOSE THIS NAME BECAUSE: It was the only name they could agree on. Robert was picked after my grandpa and great-grandpa, who sadly passed away two days before my birth.
PARENTS’ WISH OR ADVICE: We wish you all the happiness your heart may desire. Be yourself and make your own decisions. You always have a choice.
SOMETHING SPECIAL: Mason arrived on Labor Day. His gender and early arrival was quite a surprise!