Xavier Andrew Ankner, son of Stephanie and Peter Andrew Ankner Jr., Sugar Notch, celebrated his ninth birthday Dec 20. Xavier is a grandson of Lynn Kelly and the late David James Havard Jr., Wilkes-Barre, and Ann and Pete Lynch, Swoyersville. He is a great-grandson of Marie and Charles Kelly Sr., Wilkes-Barre; Victor and Betty Bianconi, Sugar Notch; and the late Lois Jean Prutzman, Wilkes-Barre. Xavier is a great-great grandson of the late Wanda Violet and George Crake Sr., Larksville, and the late Rita and David James Havard Sr., Wilkes-Barre. He has two sisters, Kaidence Violet, 4, and Harley Jean, 2 months.