Matthew and Kate Walde Bauer, Weldon Spring, announce the birth of a son, John Matthew Bauer. Born July 25, 2014, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, Creve Coeur, he weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long.

John joins Anne Marie, 4, and Mary Kate, 2.

Maternal grandparents are Dr. Kevin and Debbie Walde, Washington. Paternal grandparents are Dr. Joachim and Anida Bauer, Glen Carbon, Ill. Great-grandparents are Anne Turek, St. Louis, Glennon and Theresa Kopp, Washington, Georgia Bayer and Richard and Nora Bayer, all of Ohio.