Joshua and Krystal (Oberholtzer) VanLaere, Muncie, announce the birth of their son, Jon Abner VanLaere.
Jon was born on Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at 8:26 p.m. in Anderson. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 21-1/2 inches long.
Grandparents are Ralph and Cathy Oberholtzer, Churubusco; Denise VanLaere, Lafayette; Jim and Deb VanLaere, Chalmers.
Great-grandmother is Mary Fletcher, Churubusco.
Jon was welcomed home by his big brother, Joshua Jr.