Adams / Drover
On April 8th, 2001 at 5:16 am John and Nadine (Drover)
of St. John's welcomed their first child, Jacob John, weighing
5 lbs. 10 ozs. His early arrival surprised his grandparents, Ralph and June
Drover, Gren Adams and Elizabeth Andrieux, who were out of the country. We
would like to thank Dr. Pike, Dr. Roche, Dr. Butler and the nursing staff of
5NB. Special thanks to nurse Annette Coates, family and friends.
Ball / Bugge
Very proud parents Ken and Marlise (nee Bugge) are delighted in welcoming to
the world the safe arrival of their second precious little sweetie Alia
Big sister Carlie is VERY proud too! Alia was sent from heaven at 5:45 am
on Saturday, April 7th, 2001 (The day the All-time snowfall
record was broken!), weighing a healthy 7 lbs. 15 ozs.. Proud grandparents
are Wallace and Jean Ball of Mount Pearl and Eric Bugge (Janet) of St. John's.
A precious new great-granddaughter for Mrs. Maisy Rowsell of Springdale and
a beautiful new little niece for Aunts Kathie and Ericka, Uncles Keith (Susan)
and David (Frankie). Special thanks to the caseroom nurses and Drs. Halley,
Roche, Power and Kravitz for lending us their special talents. Daddy loves
and thanks Mommy for her tremendous strength, her never-ending love and her
knack for textbook deliveries. Mommy would like to send love, hugs, kisses
and special thank you to Daddy for his love and expert coaching skills; we
couldn't have done it without him. Our tiny little angel is loved so much
by so many. God watch over us all.
Boland / Critch
IT'S A BOY! Barry and Paula (Critch) are overjoyed to announce the
safe arrival of Dylan Liam, born on Sunday, April
22nd, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs.
Proud grandparents are Ralph and Madonna Critch of Mall Bay, S.M.B., and
Gerry and Helen Boland of Outer Cove. Special thank you to Dr. Tennent and
Dr. Butler, nurses Beverley Percy and Karen Murphy, as well as to the doctors
and nurses of the caseroom and obstetrics unit at the Health Sciences Centre.
Butler / Fitzgerald
Steve and Tracy (Fitzgerald) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their
first child, a healthy baby girl, Rebecca Mae, born at Rockyview
Hospital in Calgary, Alberta on April 27th, 2001,
at 6:18 am., weighing 8 lbs. 13 ozs. This is the first grandchild for Frank
and Barb Fitzgerald of Topsail and fifth grandchild for Dave and Peg Butler
of St. John's.
Butt / Cole
Dale and Barbara (Cole) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their
first child, Victoria Louise, born at the HSC on April
10th, 2001, weighing
8 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud grandparents are Linda Butt of Carbonear and Clarence
and Daphne Cole of Norman's Cove and special great-grandma Nan, Beatrice
Penney of Western Bay. Thanks to Drs. Tennent, Pugh and Forward, nurses Lisa
and Regina and the nursing staff of 5NB for their competence and encouraging
care. A special thank you to Charlene for helping Daddy and Mommy bring Victoria
safely to this world. Mommy would also like to thank Daddy for being such
a great coach and for being so supportive over the past nine months.
Careen / O'Reilly
Oh Boy, Oh Boy! IT'S A GIRL! Cassandra Lynn Careen, born April
A whopping 9 lbs. 11 ozs. and 20 ½ inches. First miracle for Leo and Shelly.
First granddaughter for Dominic and Sandra O'Reilly and another great-grandchild
for Patrick O'Reilly. Watching from heaven, Guardian Angels Poppy and Nanny
Bert and Agnes Careen and great-Nanny's Lena O'Reilly and Sarah Squires.
Many thanks to all family and friends for their help and support. Special
thanks to Drs. O'Grady, Pike, Singh and Karob and the caseroom nurses and
all staff on 5NB at the Health Sciences Center.
Clark / Roche
On April 18th, 2001 at 4:23 pm.. Stephen and Heidi
(Roche) welcomed their first child, Julia Maria, weighing
10 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Michael and Odile Roche, as well as Paul
and Patricia Clark, great-grandmother Mena Ryan. Special thanks to Dr. Patrick
O'Shea and the caseroom staff, especially nurse Christine.
Comeau / Penney
TWINS! Darren and Charlotte (nee Penney) formerly of Paradise are
pleased to announce the birth of their first children; Olivia Vera
Charlotte, 8 lbs.
¾ ozs., and Olena Madeline Charlotte, 7 lbs. ¼ oz. Born
on April 25th, 2001 at the Saint John Regional
Hospital, NB. Proud grandparents are Oscar and Madeline Penney of Paradise
and Arnold and Vera Comeau of Nova Scotia.
Corrigan / Coombs
Ricky and Christine (nee Coombs) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their
precious son, Nathan Dermot, at HSC on April 13th,
2001, at 6:17 am., weighing
6 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud grandparents Dermot and Mary Coombs and Don and Bride
Corrigan, Trepassey. Special thanks to Drs. Crane, Galway, Whelan, McGarry,
Gill, Butler and Kwa, as well as Fetal Assessment Unit, nurses at 5NB and
NICU. Special thanks to Nanny Coombs for helping Mommy while Daddy was away
and for everyone's prayers.
Cronin / Smith
A Belated Birthday Gift for Dad! A Birthday Gift for Poppy Cronin! Born April
9th, 2001, at 10:43 pm at Carbonear General Hospital, Luke
Darrell Gerard, weighing in at 7 lbs. 1 ½ ozs., a little brother
for Kyle. Parents Keith and Darlene, would like to thank Dr. Linda Ivany
for her prenatal care, Dr. Pierce DuPlessis and Dr. Nico Marais for their
professional care while at the hospital and also the nurses on the 5th floor
for their services and care. Proud grandparents are Frank and Helen Cronin
of Kelligrews-their fifth grandchild- and Winston and Lena Smith at Bishop's
Cove-their third grandchild. Many thanks to family and friends who brought
gifts and for being there during this glorious occasion.
Cumby / Hickey
Mike, Lisa and Sam are delighted to announce the arrival of Sam's little brother,
Luke Daniel, 7 lbs. 10 ozs., born April 30th,
Greenville, South Carolina. Proud grandparents are Eric and Isabel Cumby
of St. John's and Dave and Jo Hickey of Outer Cove. Ecstatic canine friends
include Kelli, Clancy and Charley. Special thanks to family and friends at
home and in the U.S. for love and support during the last nine months.
Curtis / Martin
Ken and Susan (Martin) are delighted to announce the early, but safe, arrival
of their first child, Alexander Joseph, born April
19th, 2001, at the HSC,
weighing 6 lbs. 14 ½ ozs. Proud grandparents are John and Bernadette Curtis
and Derek and Barbara Martin. A special thank you to the caseroom staff at
the Women's Health Center, HSC.
Dalton / Hynes
Audrey Hynes and Brian Dalton are pleased to announce the arrival of their
second child, Bridget Mary, a baby sister for William. Bridget
was born at the HSC on April 21st, 2001, weighing
9 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents for the second time are Frank and Florence
Dalton of Cape Broyle, Helen Hynes of St. John's and the late Frank Hynes.
Special thanks to Dr. Picco and Kravitz for their excellent prenatal care.
To Drs. Stillman, O'Grady, Strand, Pridham and Forward, and caseroom nurses
Michelle Randell, Margaret Ann Dooling and Beverley Percy for a safe labour
and delivery, and to nurse Rose Thain and the nurses and staff of 5NB.
Deveaux / Smith
Elizabeth (Smith), Roger and big brother Jake, are overjoyed to announce the
birth of their daughter and sister. Claire Elizabeth arrived
11th, 2001, at 10:57 am., weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud
grandparents are Mary and Ron Smith (St. John's) and Emily and Leo Deveaux
(Sydney, C. B.). Special thanks for all the prayers said for Claire's safe
arrival. Thanks to Dr. Gill for his expertise and to Dr. Badrudin for his
gentleness and humor. An extra special thank you to Jake for being such a
good boy and a great big brother.
Dower / Sheppard
Gerard and Angela (Sheppard) are happy to announce the birth of their daughter,
Emily Alexandra at Lethbridge Regional Hospital, AB, on April
weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud grandparents Nish and Mary Dower, St. John's,
Beth Hanson, and Doug and Elaine Sheppard in Calgary, AB.
Dyer / Ryall
Our precious little boy is here! Penne (Ryall) and Ken are thrilled to announce
the joyous and miraculous birth of our first child, Jacob Gerard,
born at the Health Sciences Center on April 24th, 2001 at
9:33 am, weighing 8 lbs. Jacob has some very proud grandparents that he
would like to spend lots of time with; Ray and Theresa Ryall and John and
Gladys Dyer. A sincere thank you to Dr. Patricia Roche for her continued
support and guidance thoughout Mommy's pregnancy, as well as to Dr. Bartellas
for ensuring Jacob's safe arrival. A very special thank you to the caseroom
and nursing staff, in particular to Darlene Fleming and Marion Counsel-Dawe
for their excellent care, laughter and professionalism. Mommy would also
like to especially thank Daddy and Nanny Ryall for being such great coaches.
Edwards / Kirkland
Hi, my name is Anna Victoria. I arrived into this world on April
at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Center. My arrival was two weeks late,
which allowed me to put on a few extra pounds. I weighed in at a healthy
9 lbs. My very proud Mommy and Daddy are Scott and Kimberly Edwards. Life
has blessed me with four wonderful grandparents; Bernard and Janet Edwards
of Marystown, and Robert and Joan Kirkland of St. John's. I am also lucky
to have three great-grandparents; Josephine Kirkland, and Joseph and Blanche
Edwards. Mommy, Daddy and I would like to thank Dr. Power, Dr. Arthur and
Dr. Grobler for their excellent care. A special thank you to the OBS nurses,
especially Lillian and Mabel for their help and encouragement during labour
and delivery. Mommy and I would like to thank Daddy for his love and support
during pregnancy. Look-out Daddy…..now there are two girls in your life who
were born to shop! "A girl's gotta have clothes!"
Edwards / McGrath
John and Ethel Ann (McGrath) are so happy to welcome their first child, Julian
Gerald, to the world. Born on April 9th, 2001 at
2:23 pm., weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz.. The arrival was especially enjoyed by grandmothers,
Hannah McGrath and Loretta Edwards, numerous aunts, uncles, cousin and a
large group of friends. Smiling from Heaven are grandfathers Gerald McGrath
and Julian Edwards. Sincere gratitude is extended to everyone for all their
love and support while waiting for Julian Gerald. A special thank you is
also expressed to John (Dad), Aunt Geraldine and nurse Joan Dalton during
labour and delivery, and the 5th floor nursing staff for their postnatal
Engram / Jensen
On April 2nd, 2001 at 6:39 pm.. Todd and Joanne
welcomed with open arms their first child, Ally Joanne, weighing
10 lbs. 2 ¼ ozs. Proud grandparents are Abraham and Josephine Jensen and William
and Audrey Engram of Hermitage, Newfoundland. Special thanks to Dr. Roche,
Dr. Sharpe, Dr. Butler and the wonderful caseroom nurses, especially Michelle,
Regina, Ruth and Marina for their excellent care. Ally is our little angel
and we thank God for her safe arrival.
Evans / Lynch
Mark and Heather (Lynch) joyously announce the arrival of a daughter, Emma
Catherine, born April 1st, 2001 at Women's College
Hospital in Toronto. Celebrating this event in St. John's are grandparents
Tony and Kate Evans and Paul and Kathleen Lynch and Anne Lynch, who is Emma's
Finn / Todd
On April 1st, 2001 at 1:02 am (daylight savings time), Kim
Todd and David Finn welcomed their son, Owen Harvey Clark Finn. Owen is Kate's,
9 lbs 4 oz., baby brother. The third grandchild for Nina Todd (St. John's)
and fifth for Bill Finn (Grand Falls). Late grandparents Clark Todd and Bernice
Finn would be proud. Thanks to Dr. Don Tennent and the team at the Women's
Health Centre (HSC) for prenatal care, and to the delivery squad-Bev Murphy,
Dr. Blair Butler, Dr. Adam Gill, and Dr. Yaser.
Garrett / Blackwood
Jason and Nicolle (Blackwood) are tickled pink to announce the birth of Abigail
Elizabeth, born April 10th, 2001, weighing
7 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud first time grandparents are Harvey and Brenda Garrett,
Richard and Christine Sheppard and Bill and Gayle Blackwood, Proud great-grandparents
are Bert and Marie Blackwood, Fred Bannister, Lydia Garrett and Ellen Goulding.
Special thanks to Dr. Tennent, caseroom nurse Beverly and to Daddy for my
Grace / Hedderson
Gerard and Ruth (Hedderson) are proud to announce the safe arrival of their
first child, Colby Gerard Grace, born April 4th,
2001 at 9:51 pm., weighing
7 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents are Blanche Hedderson of Noddy Bay and
Joseph Grace of Trepassey. Thanks to the caseroom and 5NB staff of the Health
Sciences Center for their care. A special thank you to Daddy for all his
love and support, love Mommy and Colby.
Henley / Snelgrove
Grandma's girl is here! Margaret Elizabeth, born April
30th, 2001, 6:52 pm.,
8 lbs. 13 ozs., 20 ½ inches. A baby sister for Simon and Bridget and precious
angel for Lynn and Charlie. Grandma and Bakka (Sylvia and Wilf Snelgrove)
welcome Margaret along with grandfather, Ted Henley and great-grandmother
Mabel Avery. Special thank you to Dr. Pat O'Shea, Dr. Terry O'Grady and caseroom
nurse Judy Lester. Margaret looks forward to meeting Grandma and Bakka when
they return from Florida and a lifetime of shopping with Grandma.
Holden / Long
Shawn and Tina Holden (nee Long) and children Bradley, Emily and Maria welcome
Patrick Jude Michael, born April 18th,
8 lbs. 1 oz. Another grandson for Gerald and Frances Holden, Edward and
Sylvia Long, Jane Davis and great-grandson for Ms. Loretta Spurrell. Special
thanks to the Health Sciences Center staff and to Dr. Pat Roche.
House / Sinyard
Marlowe, Kelly (Sinyard) and big brother Jacob are delighted to announce the
arrival of Lucas Marlowe, born April 1st,
weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud grandparents are Rex and Cathy Sinyard of Harbour
Grace, Guy and Vera House of Grande Prairie and great-grandmother Fanny Payne.
Special thanks to Dr. Gill, Dr. Butler, Lorna Keaney, the caseroom and 5th floor staff of the HSC.
Hynes / Power
Todd and Darlene (Power) are pleased to announce the birth of their
Melissa Teresa (6 lbs. 10 ozs) born at 11:22 pm., on April
3rd, 2001 at the
HSC. Proud grandparents are Son and Patricia Hynes of Kippens and Teresa
Power of Stephenville. Looking down on Melissa from heaven is Poppy Andrew
Power. Special thanks go to Dr. Pike, Dr. Pugh, Dr. O'Grady, Dr. Cooper and
nurses Annette, Beverly, Joan and the nurses on 5NB. Mommy and Melissa would
like to thank Daddy for this care during the pregnancy, labour, delivery
and Mommy's recovery.
Jerrett / Burt
Stephen and Wendy are pleased to announce the birth of their first
child-a beautiful baby boy. Riley Alexander arrived April
22nd, 2001, weighing a
healthy 6 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud grandparents Duncan and Florence Jerrett, Dolores
Burt, and smiling down from heaven grandpa Fred Burt. Many thanks to Drs.
Chaytor and Okon, as well as the wonderful staff of the G.B. Cross Memorial
Hospital. Also a very special thank you to Aunt Nancy for all of her help.
Jones / McCarthy
The Toronto Maple Leafs would like to welcome their two newest fans; Nicholas
Reginald (7 lbs. 12 ozs) and Cameron Walter (6 lbs 7 ozs). Proud parents
are Ken and Noreen, along with proud grandparents Kevin and Marion McCarthy
and first time grandparents Reginald and Stella Marie Jones. Special thanks
to Dr. O'Grady, Dr. Gill, Dr. Butler and Dr. Strand for their excellent care.
Also, thanks to the nurses on 5NB, the Fetal Assessment Unit and the caseroom,
especially Denise Maher. Also, thanks to all our family and friends for their
support and love.
The Telegram dated April 14th, 2001.
Kearley / Rose
Dan and Melanie are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their second son,
Joshua Frank. Born at the HSC on April 10th,
9:07 pm., weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz., and measuring 20 inches long. Proud big
brother, Mitchell (3 years) is very happy that Joshua is finally here. Proud
grandparents are Harvey and Shirley Rose of Fortune, and Stanley Kearley
of Grand LePierre. Watching from heaven is Nanny Kearley. Thank you to Dr.
Kravitz and Dr. Sceviour, the caseroom staff and to OBS nurse Kathy.
Kehoe / White
Big sister Emily, along with Mommy and Daddy, Jeff and Kathryn (White) are
excited to announce the early, but safe, arrival of Gregory Michael.
Our bundle of joy arrived April 25th, 2001, weighing
7 lbs. 2 ½ ozs. Welcoming Gregory are grandparents, George and Rosemary White,
Michael and Rosemary Kehoe, as well as special great-grandmothers Elizabeth
Fitzgerald and Lily Paul. Special thanks to Drs. Pike, Bartellas, Woodland
and Butler, as well as caseroom nurse Joan. Mommy and Gregory would also
like to thank Daddy for being such a good coach.
Knight / Bidgood
Natasha is proud to be the big sister of a beautiful baby boy, Stephen
Brandon was born on April 22nd, 2001 at 10 am.,
weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs. Brandon is welcomed by proud parents Stephen and Colleen
(nee Bidgood), grandparents Ambrose and Mary Bidgood and Steve and Lorraine
Knight, as well as numerous aunts and uncles.
Lee / Mahoney
Dan and Mary (Mahoney) are delighted to announce the arrival of their first
child, and good luck charm for the Leafs, daughter Erin Bronwyn on April
6th, 2001 at 7:27 am., weighing a healthy 9 lbs. 12 ozs.
Proud grandparents are Annie and the late Thomas English of Branch, St. Mary's
Bay, as well as George and Madonna Lee of Paradise. Thanks to Drs. Pike and
Kum, the caseroom and 5NB staff. Special thanks to nurse Bev Piercey for
her energetic coaching.
Lundrigan / Wiseman
Jerry and Deanne (Wiseman) are pleased to announce the arrival of their second
child, William Edward, born April 25th,
weighing 10 lbs. William is the first grandson for Marilyn and Noel Lundrigan
and Pat Wiseman, and he is a little brother for Amy. Special thanks to Dr.
Rivers and the nurses at the HSC.
MacDonald / Barnes
IT'S A BOY! Steve and Debbie (nee Barnes) are very happy to announce
the birth of Mitchell Stephen on April 10th,
at the HSC, weighing 9 lbs. 15.6 ozs. Mitchell is the seventh grandchild for
Doris Barnes of Mount Pearl. Mitchell's big sister Jennifer is tickled pink
to have a little brother. We wish to express our sincere appreciation to the
wonderful staff at the HSC.
Rod and Annette, along with big sisters Colleen and Erin and big brother, Conor,
are delighted to announce the birth of their baby boy, Brendan James,
April 3rd, 2001. Brendan is also welcomed by his grandparents,
Mary and Derm Harte and Agnes Jackman, and great-grandparents, Gertrude and
Patrick Shea and Mercedes Harte. Many thanks are extended to Dr. Johanne
Lacelle, caseroom nurses Sheila and Sue, and 5NB staff. Special thanks to
MomMom for taking care of all of us since Brendan's birth.
Moret / Tucker
Michael is pleased to announce the arrival of his baby sister Megan on Sunday,
April 8th, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud parents
are Jackie and Tom Moret of St. John's. Proud grandparents are Jackie and
Gary Tucker of Mount Pearl, Teresa and Tom Moret of St. John's and great-grandmother
Joan Kerwin, also of St. John's. Thanks to Drs. Patricia Roche and Steve
Parsons, the staff of 5NB at the Health Sciences Center for their care. A
special thanks to the caseroom staff for their encouragement. A very special
thank you to Nanny Tucker for helping Mommy, and to Daddy for being there
through it all and doing such a great job, we love you very much.
Nash / McGrath
Calvin and Mabel (McGrath) are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their
daughter, Kaitlyn Anna, born April 4th,
Proud grandparents are Augustine and Sarah Nash of Branch, and Robert and
Lucy McGrath of Patrick's Cove. Many thanks to Dr. Pike and her team, the
caseroom staff, especially Regina and Barb, as well as to the staff of 5NB.
Nolan / Singleton
Jane is delighted to announce the safe arrival of her little sister, Grace
Elizabeth. Proud parents are Greg and Bernice (nee Singleton). Grace
was born on Monday, April 9th, 2001, weighing
7 lbs. 11 ozs. A sincere thank you to nurse Denise Maher, Dr. E. Bartellas,
Dr. Blair Butler and Dr. Jim Norris.
Norman / MacDonald
Barry and Anita (MacDonald) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first
child, a daughter, Alexandra Sarah Amelia, on April
22nd, 2001; a wonderful
birthday present for her mother! Proud grandparents are Cyril and Bernice
Norman of Mount Pearl and Leslie and Janet MacDonald of Foxtrap. Special
thanks to Drs. O'Grady, Kum, and Butler; to caseroom nurses Heather Shute,
in particular, as well as Bev, Sue, Tammy, and Joanne; and the nursing staff
of 5NB. An extra special thank you goes to Aunt Wanda who helped ensure a
safe arrival for Alexandra and cared for her in her first precious moments
P.S. Who could forget the "cheering section?" Thank you all.
Noseworthy / Hennigar
Announcing the arrival at 7:19 pm., April 28th, 2001, a 7 lbs
7 oz baby girl, Alexandra Jane, at the IWK Hospital, Halifax, NS.. Parents
Andrew and Dale Noseworthy (Hennigar). Grandparents, Ingrid Bugge Noseworthy
and Robert F. Noseworthy, St. John's, Newfoundland, and Beverley and L. Blois
Hennigar, Amherst, NS.. Great-grandmothers Adele Osborne, Amherst, NS and Florence
Hennigar, Rawdon, NS.
Oliver / Picco
Mark and Deedee wish to announce the arrival of their son, Daniel Norman
Born April 23rd, 2001 at 8:40 am.. Eagerly and lovingly received
by brother Michael and Scott. Proud grandparents Norman and Glenda Oliver,
and Ivy and Austin Picco. Thanks to the staff at the Women's Health Centre.
O'Rourke / Griffin
Dia dhuit. My name is Ciaran Padraig and I was born at the
HSC on April
28th, 2001. There to welcome me were my parents John and
Dawn (Griffin) and big brother Michael. I came into the world at 2:49 am.,
weighing 7 lbs. 10 ozs. Thanking God for my safe delivery are my grandparents
John and Ida O'Rourke of St. Lawrence and Ron and Lilly Griffin of St. John's.
Thanks to Dr. O'Grady and her team for their expertise in the delivery room
and Dr. Tennent for his prenatal care. Special thanks to caseroom nurses Lisa
and Ramona, and the staff of 5NB and NICU. Saol fada chugat a chuisle mo chroi.
The sentences at the beginning and end - are what was printed in the Telegram.
Osmond / Davis
George, Jackie and big sister Madison are delighted to announce the arrival
of baby brother, Truman Michael, on April 28th,
2001, weighing 10 lbs. 1
oz. Proud grandparents Alex and Joan Davis of St. John's and Ron and Gladys
Osmond of Stephenville. Many thanks to Dr. Bambrick, Ruth and caseroom staff.
Big brother Daniel would like to welcome his new baby brother, Devon
born April 30th, 2001, at the HSC, weighing 8
lbs. 9 ozs. Proud parents are Craig and Sherry.
Dean and Beverly are late but delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful
baby girl, Amy Elizabeth-Raine, on April 17th,
the HSC, weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Also delighted, big brother Andrew, grandparents
Gloria Evans, Lorraine Brown, Larry Brown, Billy Evans, great-grandmothers
Joan Follett and Alice Barrett. Thanks Drs. Verge, Pike and Gill.
Porter / Dawe
I'M A GIRL! Judy Dawe and Christopher Porter are pleased to announce
the safe arrival of their first baby, Destiny Alyssa, born
25th, 2001, weighing
8 lbs. 4 ¾ ozs. Grandparents Charlie and Marguerite Porter and the late
Sidney and Barbara Dawe. One special great-grandmother, Violet Cluney. Thanks
to Dr. Pike and all the nurses of the Health Sciences Centre. A special thank
you to my Daddy for all your love and support you gave to Mommy during my
arrival. Thank you to all family and friends for you love and support also.
Pottle / Dawe
Bill and Kimberley (Dawe) are proud to announce the healthy arrival of their
first child, Andrew William, born at 5:14 pm on Good
Friday, April 13th, 2001 at the Health Sciences Centre,
weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs. Third grandchild for Kevin and Barb Dawe, Upper Gullies,
and third as well for William and Pearl Pottle, Foxtrap. Also, sixteenth
great-grandchild fro Nanny (Doris) Dawe of Kelligrews. Thank you to all of
those healthcare professionals who we encountered along the way and helped
in some way to ensure the success of this occasion. A special appreciation
and thank you to the Health Sciences Centre Caseroom/or Professionals, especially
to Joan Dalton, R.N., Dr. Kum and Dr. Sharpe. Your degree of professionalism
was truly exemplary. And thank you so much, Aunt Kelly Dawe for travelling
down from Halifax and being such a wonderful and supportive Caseroom/ Or
Rees / White
Paul and Susan (White) are pleased to announce the arrival of their
Joseph, April 21st, 2001 at 7:53 pm., weighing 8 lbs.
8 ozs. Proud grandparents are Ron and Ethel MacNeill (Rees), Manuels and
Joseph and Anne White, Noel's Pond, Newfoundland. Special thanks to the staff
at the HSC for their support.
"Chelles" was listed in the Telegram.
Reid / Taylor
Walter and Heidi (nee Taylor) are proud to announce the arrival of Evan
Douglas Walter, born at 3:47 am on April 12th,
at the Health Science Complex, weighing 8 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are
Diane and Doug Taylor and Ruth and Arthur Reid. Special thanks to the caseroom
staff, Drs. Roche and Kravitz and staff of 5NB. A new little man to help Poppy
Taylor in the garden!
Rose / Connolly
Jamie and Jennifer are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Olivia
Lynn, 8 lbs. 1 oz., was born on April 13th, 2001.
First time grandparents are Richard and Sherry Connolly, and Milton Rose.
Also, first time great-grandparents Thomas and Margaret Connolly, and Rowena
Sharpe, and great-grandma Pearl Rose. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Kum
and the nurses at the HSC.
Rowe / Chipman
Trevor and Kim (Chipman) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their daughter,
Jenna Abigail, a baby sister for Joshua. Jenna was born
at the HSC on April
27th, 2001 at 3:25 am., weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud
grandparents are Frazer and Carol Rowe, St. John's and Harry and Shirley
Chipman, Mount Pearl. Sincere appreciation to Dr. Kum, caseroom staff and
nurses and staff of 5NB.
Seymour / Devereaux
Glen and Nadine (Devereaux) are delighted to announce the arrival of our first
child, Regan Glen, born on April 13th,
weighing 9 lbs. 1 ½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Derm and Mary Devereaux,
Charlotte Seymour and Poppy Soloman Seymour, who is surely smiling down from
heaven on our little boy. Many thanks to Drs. Gill, Downton, Rivers and Sharp
and to Darlene, our caseroom nurse for a safe delivery. Thanks as well to
all the staff of 5NB for such excellent care. A special thank you to Daddy
for his love and support through it all. We love you.
P.S. Large selection of hockey and golfing equipment now on sale!
Sinyard / Whalen
Susan and Jason Sinyard are thrilled to announce the arrival of their beautiful
daughter, Sophia Lynn, on April 7th,
weighing 8 lbs. 8 ozs. Sophie's proud grandparents are Henry and Linda Whalen
of St. John's and Rex and Cathy Sinyard of Harbour Grace. Special thanks
to Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Power and the entire nursing staff.
Skanes / Williams
Rod and Tina are pleased to announce the arrival of their handsome darling
son, Zachary Benjamin, born April 16th,
8:06 am., weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs. A precious grandson for Leo and Marion
Skanes, and Fred and Mary Williams of St. John's. Many thanks to staff of
the caseroom and 5NB for their support.
Smith / Marsh
Proud parents Lisa Marsh and Vernon Smith are pleased to announce the birth
of their baby boy, Samuel Lorne Marsh-Smith, born April
9th, 2001 at 9:57
am., weighing 8 lbs. ½ ozs.
Smith / Power
Randy and Suzanne are jumping with joy to announce the arrival of their baby
boy, Riley Harrison, 7 lbs. 12 ozs., on April 3rd,
2001- out he bounces.
Big sister Kaleigh is full of glee, like Pop and Nan Smith, Reg and Winnie,
and Nan and Pop Power, Rosalind and Jack. Of kisses and hugs, there'll be
no lack! Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for prenatal care and delivery
and to the doctors and nurses of the caseroom and obstetrics ward at the
Snow / Curtis
Leslie Snow and Trevor Curtis are pleased to announce the birth of
Felicity, born April 25th, 2001,
in Drayton Valley, Alberta, weighing 9 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents are
Pat and Ches Snow of St. John's and Marilyn Coffin of Fogo.
Spurrell / Butt
Roger and Gina of Clarenville are proud to announce the arrival of their second
child, Susannah Mary, born at the Health Sciences on April
17th, 2001 at
6:17 am., weighing 6 lbs. 15 ozs. Susannah is welcomed by her big brother,
Harry, and proud grandparents, Chesley and Beulah Spurrell of Harbour Grace
South, and Mark and Drucella Butt of Carbonear. Special thanks to all those
who assisted in the safe arrival of our precious little girl.
Squires / Furlong
Brian and Krista (Furlong) are thrilled to announce the birth of their son
Tristan Chad at the HSC, on April 23rd,
5:27 pm., weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud first time grandparents are Wanda
and Louis Furlong and Linda and David Squires. Equally proud first time great-grandparents
are Lyla and Gordon Strange and Beatrice and Raymond Tucker. Special thanks
to the doctors and nurses for their excellent care. Uncle Christopher and
Aunt Julia can't wait to start babysitting.
Angus and Minnie proudly announce the birth of Nicholas Richard,
their tenth grandson (no granddaughters), on Easter Sunday, April 15th,
8 lbs. 7 ozs. A brother for Mackenzie and Alexander. Proud parents are Carl
and Yvonne Sullivan, St. Catherine's, Ontario.
Tobin / Tobin
Leon and Michelle are proud to announce the arrival of their beautiful
baby girl. Rebecca Jane was born April 18th,
weighing 8 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud grandparents for the first time are Gerard and
Priscilla Tobin of St. Vincent's, S.M.B., also the sixth grandchild for Michael
and Margaret Tobin of Gaskiers, S.M.B.. Many thanks to Dr. Rogers and Dr. Kravitz
for their prenatal care, and to Dr. Crane and the caseroom staff for a safe delivery.
A special thanks to Daddy for his love and support through it all.
Ward / Drover
Mark and Deana are proud to announce the safe arrival of their first
Riley Mark, born on April 15th, 2001,
weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents are Derek and Hilda Drover and
Fidelia and Edna Ward living in Ottawa and eager to meet their 5th
Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle and to the wonderful caseroom nurses and to
all the staff of 5NB.
Warren / Butt
Jody and Lisa are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, Sydney
Laura, on April 10th, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 11.5
ozs., at the Women's Health Centre. Proud grandparents are John and Ruby
Butt of Freshwater, Carbonear and first time grandparents Ron and Patricia
Warren of St. John's. First time great-grandparents are Patience Warren of
St. John's and Silas and Pearl Broderick of St. John's. Many thanks to Dr.
Lacelle and Dr. Seviour as well as caseroom staff and nurses of 5NB. Sydney
would like to thank all her family and friends for visiting her in hospital.
Special thanks to Aunt Patti for being an Assistant Coach and to Daddy for
his support and patience for nine months, and for being an excellent Head
White / Hiscock
Trevor and Donna (Hiscock) along with big brother Aaron are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of our daughter, Jenna Michelle. Born April
1st, 2001, at
2359 hours, weighing 9 lbs. 5 1/5 ozs. Proud grandparents are Calvin and
Sophie White of Western Bay, and Bayden and Genevieve Hiscock of Carbonear.
Special thanks to all the doctors and nurses at the Health Sciences Center
for their care.
Wilkins / Norman
Peter and Melinda (Norman) are thrilled to announce the early, but safe, arrival
of their first child, Riley Raymond, born at the HSC on April
at 5:33 pm., weighing 4 lbs. 2 ozs. Also welcoming him are proud grandparents
Alma Street, Galen Campbell, Gertrude Norman and Roy Norman. Special thanks
to Drs. White, Bartellas, Crane, Pike, caseroom staff and the 5NB nurses.
Sincere thanks and appreciation are extended to the NICU staff for taking
such good care of our precious angel. Many thanks also to family and friends
for their support, visits and generous gifts. Mommy also sends a special
thank you to Daddy for all his love and support.
Williams / Starkes
Our surprise bundle of joy has arrived! Proud parents Lloyd and Ruby Williams
are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, Nicholas
Arthur Lloyd at 4:10 am., Tuesday, April 17th,
the Janeway Child Health Centre, HSC, weighing in at 8 lbs. ¾ ozs. A brother
for Tina (Dave Crosbie), Lloyd and Joseph. Nicholas is the 8th grandchild
for Arthur and Blanche Starkes, St. John's and the 27th for
Elizabeth and the late John Williams, Grand Bank. Ruby and Lloyd would like
to thank the caseroom staff and the nurses of 5NB, you are all very special
and caring people.
Woodford / Murphy
Jonathan is pleased to announce the safe arrival of his baby sister, Sarah
Catherine Verona, on April 11th, 2001,
weighing 8 lbs. 2 ozs. Proud parents are Mark and Eileen. Proud grandparents
Reginald and Verona Woodford and Gerald and Catherine Murphy. Special thanks
to Dr. Kravitz, family and friends. Loving thanks to Dad for being such a
wonderful father and incredible husband.
Wragg / Evans
Penny-Lynn Evans and Trevor Wragg are delighted to announce the arrival
of their daughter, Allison Paige Wragg, weighing 8 lbs. 4 ozs.
Allison was delivered by Dr. Gill and his team at 7:06 pm on April 12th,
at the Women's Health Centre, St. John's. Proud grandparents are Joyce and Clarence
Evans, St. John's, Mike Wragg, Port au Bras, and Blanch Wragg anad Pat Hollett,
Burin. Great-grandparents Jim and Flossie Welsh, Islington, and Doreen Evans,
St. John's. Honorary grandmother Daphne Welsh, St. John's. Special thanks
to Dr. Angela Rivers for her superior prenatal care, to the caseroom nurses,
especially Sheila and Margaret-Ann, and the nursing staff of 5NB.
Young / Noseworthy
Steve and Kim (Noseworthy) are thrilled to announce the arrival of a beautiful
baby sister for Georgia. Brooklynn Nicole born at the new
Janeway Hospital on April 2nd, 2001 at 7:36 am.,
weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents are Jack and Daphne Noseworthy
and Robert Young Sr. and Bride Young. We are grateful to Drs. Verge and Pike
for their months of care. Also, thanks to all the 3rd and 5th floor nursing staff. And a special thanks to Daddy for being such a good