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The Telegram Births
April 2001

 

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 Jane. 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 29th, 2001. 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, 2001 in 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 on April 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 27th, 2001, 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 24th, 2001, 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 care.

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 great-grandmother.

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 safe arrival.

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, 2001, 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, 2001, 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 daughter 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, 2001 at 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. 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, 2001, 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, 2001, 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.

McCarthy
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, on 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, 2001. 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 of life.
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 Oliver. 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.

Parsons
Big brother Daniel would like to welcome his new baby brother, Devon Leo, born April 30th, 2001, at the HSC, weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud parents are Craig and Sherry.

Pike
Dean and Beverly are late but delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Amy Elizabeth-Raine, on April 17th, 2001 at 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 on April 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 Coach.

Rees / White
Paul and Susan (White) are pleased to announce the arrival of their son, Chelles 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, 2001, 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, 2001, 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, 2001, 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, 2001 at 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 Health Sciences.

Snow / Curtis
Leslie Snow and Trevor Curtis are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter 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, 2001 at 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.

Sullivan
Angus and Minnie proudly announce the birth of Nicholas Richard, their tenth grandson (no granddaughters), on Easter Sunday, April 15th, 2001, weighing 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, 2001, 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 child, 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 grandson. 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 Coach.

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 3rd, 2001, 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, 2001 at 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, 2001, 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 coach.

 

 

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Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

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