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ANSTEY - Joshua is a big brother! Allan and Sue Ann
(Mandville) are happy to announce the arrival of their second handsome
son, Zachary Allan Richard, born on April
4, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 15¾ ozs. A new playmate for
big brother Joshua and dog Tipsy. Proud grandparents are Malachy and
Susan Mandville of St. John`s, Peter Anstey and Mary Mills of Grand
Falls and great-grandmother Louise Beaudoin of Casters River South.
A special thank you once again to Dr. Roche for her excellent pre-natal
care. Thanks to Dr. Farag, nurse Karen Fanning, Caseroom and 5NB nurses
for their support. Mommy and Zachary want to thank Daddy and Grandmom
for being such excellent coaches.
BILLARD - It`s a boy! Blair and Sandra (Maloney)
are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, Evan
Raymond Blair, who arrived a month early on April
8, 2003, weighing 5 lbs. 15½ oz. at the Campbell River
and District General Hospital, Campbell River, B.C. Welcoming Evan
are proud grandparents Bernard and Rosalind Billard of Terra Nova,
Michael and Loretta Maloney of Holyrood and great-grandmother Maude
Young of St. John`s. Thanks to all our family and friends back home
who sent along their best wishes, and a special thank-you to our friend
Jennifer Hann, here in Campbell River, who was a tremendous help during
those first few weeks after Evan`s birth.
BOLAND- It`s a beautiful baby girl! Barry, Paula
(Critch) and big brother Dylan are thrilled to announce the birth of Anna
Bridget, born April 27, 2003, weighing 7
lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are Ralph and Madonna Critch, originally
from Mall Bay, SMB, and Gerry and Helen Boland from Outer Cove. Special
thanks to Drs. Tennent, Farag, Pike, Chris Basha, nurses Dawn McLean
and Lisa Daley and to the staff of 5 North B for taking such great
care of Mom and Anna. Finally, Mommy and Anna would like to thank Daddy
and Nanny for all their love and support.
CADDIGAN - Jerome and Nathalie (nee Worthman) are
delighted to announce the much anticipated arrival of their beautiful
baby boy, Andrew Ross, weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs., on April
29, 2003, 10:24 p.m. at the Women`s Health Centre. Welcoming
Andrew are grandparents: Patrick and Catherine Caddigan, Nana Pauline
Worthman and looking down from heaven Granddad Ross Worthman, many
aunts, uncles and cousins and special great-aunt Marie Hearn. Many
thanks to Dr. Kum for his prenatal care and thanks to all the staff
of the Caseroom and 5NB. Mommy and Andrew especially thank Daddy for
all his love and support during the labour and delivery.
COMBDEN - Glenn, Peggy (Hammond) and big brother
Jack are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Samuel Thomas.
Sam arrived April 11, 2003 @ 8:19 a.m. at the Women`s
Health Centre, St. John`s, weighing in at 9 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud second-time
grandparents Fred and Marge Hammond, Torbay, Jim and Shirley Combden,
Badger`s Quay. Welcomed by great-grandparents: Jack Stagg and Lucy
Godwin; Aunts and Uncles: Walter and Mary, Lisa and Jeff, Vicki (Steve).
Thanks to Caseroom staff especially Tammy, Bev and Margaret-Ann, Dr.
Kum, and nurses on 5NB. Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for her
excellent ongoing care. Love to Dad for his coaching and support!
COX/WELLS - Ed, Deanne and Big Sister Anissa are
pleased to announce the arrival of their new little girl, Katelynn
Britney on April 26, 2003. Katelynn was born
at the Women`s Health Center, St. John`s. She weighed 7 lbs. 13½ ozs.
and was 19¼ inches long. Proud grandparents are Edward and Jean
Cox and Edgar and Dinah Wells. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, Judy
Lester, Jamie Farrell and the staff of 5 North B.
CROFT/GREIG - Madison Taylor would like to announce
the arrival of her new baby brother, Brendan Richard James,
born at Etobicoke General, ON, April 1, 2003, 10 lbs.
4 ozs. Dad and Mom (Brad and Renée Greig). Second grandchild
for Nita Croft, St. John`s; fifth grandchild for Jim and Marie Greig,
Etobicoke. Also Great-Nan Martin, Wabush and Great-Nan Croft, St. John`s.
Watching from Heaven is Papa (Rick) Croft.
DECKER/WHYTE - Ryan and Lori are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their son, Evan Sylvester, born
on April 6, 2003, in Medicine Hat, Alberta. He is
welcomed by first-time grandparents Sylvester and Anne Whyte of South
East Bight and Charlie and Marsha Decker of St. John`s.
DILLIOTT -JEANS Proud parents Susanna & Carey
Dilliott announce the birth of their first child, Catherine
Antoinette, on April 12, 2003, in Fontainebleau,
France. She`s welcomed by grandparents, Marion & David Jeans, St.
John`s, grandparents Roelie & Bernard Dilliott, London, Ont., greatgrandmother
Lillian Chapple & great-grandfather Roelof Sissing. The happy parents
can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
DUFFETT - Scott and Kora (nee Stoodley) are pleased
to announce the birth of their daughter Kiara Lynn on April
4, 2003 weighing 8 lbs 12 ozs. Welcomed by proud grandparents
Marg and Ross Duffett, Camilla Stoodley and Paul Bishop, and Edward
Stoodley and Loretta Dray. Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for
her exceptional prenatal care and thanks to all doctors and nurses
in the caseroom and 5NB at the Health Sciences.
DUGGAN - Peter and Kimberly Duggan are proud to announce
the birth of their first child, Ryan Montgomery Duggan,
born on April 3, 2003, weighing 8 pounds. Ryan is
welcomed as the ninth grandchild of Norah Duggan of St. John`s and
the first grandchild of Glen and Sharon Montgomery of Calgary. Ryan
is blessed with the fiery red hair of his grandfather in heaven, Peter
Duggan. Ryan has many aunts, uncles, and cousins to love and spoil
him. Thank you to Dr. J. Lacelle, Corinne Bursey, Olive Goobie, Dr.
N. Duggan, Dr. D. Price, and all of the nurses who cared for us. A
special thank you to the mommies of the Mommy Group - you know who
DUGUAY - Robert and Susan (Nelder) are thrilled to
announce the arrival of their first child, Marcus Robert,
born April 11, 2003, 12:11 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 10
ozs. Welcomed with love by proud grandparents Jean-Marie and Marguerite
Duguay and Gerry and Ruth Nelder, great-grandmother Mildred Baird,
and cousins Amy and Stephen. Special thanks to Dr. Horwood, Dr. Tennent
and team, Dr. Delaney, Dr. Kum and caseroom and 5NB staff at the Women`s
Health Centre. Mommy and Marcus send big hugs and kisses to Daddy for
all his love and support.
DYER - Big sister Mackenzie along with her parents,
Tyrone and Yvette (nee Thorne), are thrilled to announce the birth
of her new baby sister, Madison Frances, born on April
6, 2003, at 9:23 a.m. She weighed 7 lbs. 13 ozs. Madison is
the second grandchild of Rich and Joan Thorne, Torbay, and Francis
and Anita Dyer, Flatrock. Very excited Aunt Yvonne and Uncle Rick;
great-grandmother Geraldine Kavanagh of Flatrock. Thanks to Dr. Buckingham,
Dr. Tennent for pre-natal care, Dr Howse and Dr. Bartellas for a safe
delivery and the nursing staff. Also a very special thank you to family
EDWARDS - Ruth Evans and Jason Edwards are thrilled
to announce the healthy delivery of their newest little angel, a son! Gabriel
Lloyd Edwards was born at the Women`s Health Centre, St. John`s,
on April 17th, 2003 at 4:35 a.m. and weighing
7 lbs. 15 oz. Big sister Eve couldn`t be more excited! Also celebrating
are proud grandparents Arch and Eileen Evans, "Uncle" Marcus
Evans, and great-grandmothers, Mabel Handrigan and Tryphena Evans (Grand
Bank). Congratulations from grandparents Neil and Lynn Edwards (Creston
South) and great-grandmothers Alice Edwards (St. Lawrence) and Margaret
Manning (Toronto). Watching from heaven was Uncle Lloyd Handrigan.
Thank you to all family and friends who offered their love and support,
to Dr. Cheryl Pugh for wonderful prenatal care and Dr. Pat Roach for
attending the birth.
EVANS - It`s a girl! Daddy has a new helper at A+
Auto Centre. Bruce and Wanda (Brennan) are tickled pink to announce
the arrival of their little girl. Abigail Hannah arrived
1 month early on April 12, 2003 at 16:09, weighing
5 lbs. 14 oz. Proud grandparents are Michael and Hannah Brennan and
John and Margot Evans. Great-grandmothers Ethel Evans and Gertrude
Peters. Thanks to all our family and friends for their visits and support.
To the nurses and doctors at the HSC we thank you from our hearts.
Especially Dr. Pugh for a wonderful delivery. We can`t forget Daddy
who wouldn`t leave mommy or baby for 1 second. We love you!!!
FARRELL (Mayo) - It is with extreme joy and delight
that we, Greg and Dana announce the birth of our first child, Jacob
Gregory, on April 25, 2003, 8:50 a.m., weighing
7 lbs. 1 oz., at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre. Welcoming
Jacob are very excited first time grandparents Bill and Joan Mayo and
proud eight-time grandparents Hugh and Elizabeth Farrell of Marystown.
Also thrilled by Jacobs arrival, are puppy Duke and a large family
of Aunts and Uncles, Cousins and Friends. We would all like to thank
Dr. Lyn Power and staff at the Columbia Drive Medical Clinic for exceptional
pre-natal care, and Dr. Justice Arthur, OR and OBS Nurses and staff
at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre for ensuring a safe delivery
and providing outstanding care for Mom and baby. Big thanks to all
our family and friends for all your love and support. Mommy and Jacob
would like to thank Daddy for everything that you do... we love you "to
the moon and back"!
FINLAY - It`s A Girl! Ross and Janice (Fleming) and
big brother Dylan are thrilled to announce the birth of Lauren
Anne, born April 28, 2003 at 8:37 a.m., weighing
7 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud grandparents Don and Anne Fleming, Elizabeth Finlay
and smiling down from Heaven, Lauren`s grandfather John Finlay. A special
thanks to Dr. Susan Furlong, Dr. Pugh for delivery, all the staff of
the caseroom and 5NB for taking such good care of Mom and Lauren during
FLAHERTY - Born to Jerry and Lynn (Furlong) on April
13, 2003, at 0322 hrs., a beautiful baby boy, Connor
Jerry, weighing 8 lbs. Proud grandparents are John and Evelyn
Furlong (Torbay) and Brenda and Jerome Flaherty (Avondale). Welcoming
his arrival home with proud paws and wagging tails are Shadow and
Titus. Special thanks to Dr. Cheryl Pugh, staff of 5NB Obstetrics
and staff of 5SA Cardiology for all your visits, smiles, well wishes
and flowers. An extra special thank you to Caseroom nurse Karen Fanning
for your unending care, concern, and encouragement. You truly are
an asset to your profession.
FOWLER - Christopher and Karen are pleased to announce
the arrival of their first daughter, Emily Catherine,
born April 10, 2003, at the Women`s Health Center,
St. John`s, weighing 7 pounds 6 ounces. Welcomed by proud grandparents
George and Mary Fowler, first time grandfather John Finney, and great-grandparents
Henry and Lydia Fowler. Also, watching over Emily from heaven is her
grandmother Catherine Finney. Special thanks to all the great staff
at the Women`s Health Center.
GALWAY/EL DAKHAKHNY - Lisa and Mohamed are delighted
to announce the safe arrival of their precious son Amin Mohamed.
Amin was born April 30, 2003, at 10:15 a.m., weighing
8 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are John and Anne Galway, St. John`s,
and Sayed and Abla El Dakhakhny of Maadi, Cairo. Great-grandparents
Dennis and Mary Cooney of North River and Isabel Galway, St. John`s
are also celebrating this joyous event. Thanks are extended to Drs.
Pike, Seviour and Farag and special nurses Margaret Ann and Tammy.
GARLAND - Scott and Nicole (nee Bishop) and her canine
brother and sister Dieter and Gracie are happy to announce the safe
arrival of Aoife Susanna at 12:24 a.m. on April
3, 2003, at Rocky View General Hospital, Calgary, AB, weighing
8 lbs. 14 ozs. Proud grandparents are Max and Cloe Bishop of Winsor
Heights, Portugal Cove, and Melvin and Shirley Garland of Carbonear.
Also welcoming Aoife are great-grandmothers: Nettie Wilkins, Mount
Pearl, and Joyce Chipman, Spaniard`s Bay, Auntie Gina Bishop, St. John`s,
Uncle Patrick and Ma Tante GiGi Bishop of Ottawa, Uncle Craig and Aunt
Charlene Garland of Windsor, ON, plus many other family and friends.
HAYES - John and Paula (nee Rowlands) are thrilled
to announce the safe and healthy arrival of their first child, Evan
Richard. Evan was born on April 6, 2003 at
the Women`s Health Centre in St. John`s, weighing 8 pounds, 4 ounces.
Proud grandparents are John and Kathleen Hayes and Raymond and Judy
Rowlands. Evan is also welcomed by countless aunts, uncles, cousins
and friends. Special thanks to the staff of the caseroom and 5NB for
their excellent care and support.
HAYNES/FORD - Paul, Charlene and big sister Hayley
are delighted to welcome Jenna Marie to their family.
Jenna was born April 8, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 13½ oz.
Special thanks to Dr. White and Nanny Haynes for all their help and
HENLEY - Colin and Susan are overjoyed to announce
the birth of their daughter, Isabel Rose Henley, on April
8, 2003, weighing 9 lbs. 13 oz. Isabel is welcomed by sisters
Sarah and Alexa, along with grandparents Frank and Jeanette Henley
and Vernita and Ray Vey.
HENNESSEY - Happy Easter Mommy & Daddy! It is
through God`s grace and with love and hope that Tony and Val announce
the birth of their precious son, and Cameron`s little brother, Liam
Nathan, born at the Women`s Health Center, April 20th,
2003 at 3:44 a.m., weighing 5 lbs. 8 oz. Proud grandparents
are Jim and Peggy Goodland, Bridget Hennessey and great-grandmothers
Elizabeth Abbott and Stella Lee. Also welcoming Liam into the world
are Uncle Greg, Uncle Todd (Renee), Aunt Dawn (Rodney) and cousins
James, Jordan and Brianna. Watching over Liam from heaven above are
big brother Cameron and Poppy Jimmy Hennessey. Special thanks to Dr.
Kravitz, Dr. Delaney and the nurses at the MFAU for their excellent
prenatal care and to Stephen VanHouton for his continuous guidance
and support. Also thanks to caseroom nurses Beverley and Heather for
their guidance during delivery and to the rest of the staff of the
caseroom and 5NB. Finally, Mommy and Liam would like to thank Daddy
for all his love and support.
HISCOCK - Proud first time parents, John Hiscock
and Reeni Woolgar, are pleased to announce the arrival of the newest
resident of The Haly Estate, John David Hiscock. John
was born at the Health Sciences Centre on April 26, 2003 at
7:50 pm, weighing 7 pounds, 1 ounce and measuring 19.5 inches. John
is the second grandchild for John and Ruby Hiscock; and the second
grandchild for Anna Woolgar and the late David Woolgar, who we know
is watching over our precious baby boy. John is the second great-grandchild
for Lillian Hiscock; the eleventh great-grandchild for Maggie Saunders;
and the sixth great-grandchild for Evelyn Woolgar. Other excited family
members are Derrick, Tina and Emily Hiscock; David, Shannon and Jake
Woolgar in California; Greg Woolgar and Lori Power; special great-aunt
Catherine Squires; and special second-cousin Nancy Squires. John is
especially welcomed to his new home by his furry canine sister, Haly.
We are all very excited to have John in our lives.
HUDSON - MOORES- Steve and Melissa are delighted
to announce the birth of their beautiful daughter, Hailee Samantha,
born April 14, 2003 at 9:03 a.m., weighing 6 lbs.
14 oz. Proud grandparents are Albert and Louise Hudson and Glenn and
Donna Moores. Thank you to Dr. Kum, nursing staff in caseroom, 5NB
and I.C.U. A special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support.
HUDSON - Barry and Sherri (Martin) are thrilled to
announce the arrival of their first child, a boy, Brett William
Joseph, born April 21, 2003, weighing 8 lbs.
7¾ ozs. Proud grandparents: William and Lorna Martin and Fannie
Hudson. Poppy Gordon Hudson will surely be watching over Brett from
heaven. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Tennent and Dr. Kum. Extra
special thanks to the nursing staff in the Caseroom at HSC especially
Sue, Joan and Diane. Mommy and Daddy would like to send an extra special
thank you to Roma Quinton. Mommy and Brett would like to send big hugs
and kisses to Daddy for his love and support throughout.
JAMES - Darron and Maureen (nee Heffernan) are thrilled
to announce the birth of their first child - Emma Anastasia.
Emma was born April 2, 2003 at 11:05 a.m. at the Women`s
Health Centre, St. John`s, weighing 9 lbs., 6 oz. Proud grandparents
are Sadie & Jack James and Anna and late Alphonsus Heffernan, as
well as great-grandmother Mary Squires. Special thanks to the caseroom
nursing staff and 5NB, Dr. Patricia Roche for her prenatal care and
Dr. Joan Crane for Emma`s safe and healthy delivery.
JANES - Doug, Joanne (Gabriel) and big brother Ian
are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Aimee Victoria,
born April 24, 2003. Special thanks to Dr. Bartellas,
delivery room and 5NB staff. Extra special thanks to Nanny Dot.
JELLINEK - T.J. and Erin (Molloy) are delighted to
announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful daughter, Aiden
Elizabeth, born April 13, 2003 at Ottawa
Civic Hospital, weighing 7 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud grandparents are Jim
and Bernice Molloy of Outer Cove and Tommy and Doreen Jellinek of Fredericton,
JOY - Stephen, Corrine (Crawley) and big brother
Joshua are thrilled to announce the birth of Brandon Henry
Andrew. Brandon was born April 3, 2003, at
the WHC and weighed a healthy 6 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud grandparents are
Brian and Ruth Joy (St. John`s), Paulette Warford (Foxtrap) and Brandon`s
Guardian Angel Reginald. A very special thank-you to Dr. O`Shea for
his excellent prenatal care.
KINSMAN - Phyllis (Isada) and Paul are proud and
excited to announce the birth of their beautiful daughter, Thalia
Lulu Kinsman, born on Easter Sunday, April 20,
weighing 6 lbs 9 oz. Sharing in their joy are grandparents Pepito and
Gloria Isada, and Alistair and Mildred Kinsman. Also welcoming Thalia
are Aunties Patty and Jackie, Uncle Patrick, and cousin Zachary. Thanks
to Drs. Pugh, Parsons and Strand, staff of 5 North B and the caseroom,
especially Nurse Kathy King. Special thanks to our wonderful families
LEMESSURIER - Chris and Sherry (nee English) are
thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, Liam
Thomas, on April 4, 2003 at the North York
Hospital in Toronto. Proud grandparents Kevin and Linda Snow of Cape
Broyle, Robert and Georgia LeMessurier of the Goulds, as well as great-grandmother
Daisy LeMessurier and Aunti Stel of St. John`s welcome Liam. A special
thanks to Dr. Elyse Lackie for her superb care.
LONG - Big sister Kristen Elizabeth, 2½,
along with Mommy Kelly and Daddy Darren are trilled to welcome "Jessica
Michelle" into their family. Jessica was born April
16, 2003. Marie & Cranley Budden and Winnie & Gordon
Long are looking forward to seeing their two beautiful granddaughters.
Love and Best Wishes from all the Longs and Buddens.
MALLARD/PIKE - John, Joanne and big brother Hunter
were tickled pink and blue on April 15, 2003, over
the birth of their TWINS. Baby girl MADISON
TAYLOR was born at 4:05 p.m. weighing 6 lbs. 7 ozs. and
baby boy LOGAN GORDON MICHAEL was born at 4:20 p.m.
weighing 6 lbs. 2 ozs. Excited grandparents are Barb and Jack Mallard
and Geraldine and John Pike. Also welcoming Maddie and Logan are
Aunt Jackie, Uncles Gord and Mike, and great-grandparents Gordon
and Violet Warford.
MARTIN - Imagine the joy! Heather (nee Davis),
Gordon and big brother Alexander are pleased to announce the arrival
of our beautiful baby girl, Victoria Catherine.
Victoria was placed in our loving arms on April 11/03 and
was welcomed home by a large gathering of family and friends. Loving
grandparents include Thomas and Marjorie Davis, Topsail, Margaret
Martin, St. John`s, Elizabeth Blythe, Brampton and Great-Grandfather
Roy Whalen, Deer Lake. Victoria is surrounded by a loving family
of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Heartfelt thanks to all those
who have given love to Victoria on her journey to our family. Alexander`s
dream of becoming a big brother has finally come true.
McCARTHY/MASON - Joan, Jim and big sister Kathleen
are happy to announce the arrival of Benjamin Patrick on April
7, 2003, weighing 7 lbs, 1.5 ozs. Proud grandparents are
Gerald and Madeline McCarthy of St. John`s and Avery and Dorothy
Mason of Hillsvale, N.S. Thanks to Drs. B. Grandy and C. Pike for
excellent prenatal care and to Dr. T. O`Grady and her team, especially
Dr. S. Parsons and nurse Sue Harding for a safe delivery. Extra special
thanks to cousin Margaret Ann Dooling, RN, for being "on-call".
MERCER - Paul and Charmaine (Walsh) are thrilled
to announce the arrival of Noah Cameron, born April
28, 2003, weighing 9 lbs. 2 ozs. at 1:03 p.m. Proud grandparents
Tom and Pauline Walsh and Jack and Mary Mercer. Special thanks to Dr.
Kelly and Dr. Delaney and the staff of 5NB.
MURPHY - Jason and Denise (Burry) are thrilled
to announce the safe and healthy arrival of their first child, Jessica
Skye. Jessica was born on April 30, 2003 at
the Ottawa Civic Hospital, weighing 6 lbs 4 ozs. Welcomed with love
are proud grandparents Harry and Judy Burry and Greg and Anne Murphy.
This is the second grandchild for Harry and Judy and the first for
Greg and Anne.
MURPHY - GUEST- Joanne and Mike are delighted to
announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Hope Catherine,
a little sister for Angelina. Hope was born April 13, 2003 at
the Women`s Health Centre, Health Sciences Centre, weighing 5 lbs.
2½ oz. Welcomed by proud grandparents Linda and Roger Guest
and great-grandparents Jean Guest and Dorothy and Harold Haynes. Special
thanks to Doctors Roche, O`Grady and Mossman, all nursing staff on
the third floor and 5NB, and also to Doreen Murphy for all her help
during the delivery. Hope is being watched from heaven by her great-grandparents
Joan Haynes, George Guest, Catherine Lake, and Dorothy and Leo Murphy.
NASH - Hello World! I have finally arrived and my
Mom and Dad, Sharon and Gerard, and my big brothers A.J. and Josh are
totally smitten with me! My name is Conor Thomas Anthony Nash and
I was born on April 21, 2003. I weighed 8 lbs. 7 ozs.
Mommy and Daddy would like to thank Resident Doctor Erica Howse, caseroom
nurse Diane for her empathy and professionalism, and 5NB nurses Laura,
Eleanor and Judy who brightened our stay with their helpfulness and
sincerity. Also, many thanks to our family and friends who welcomed
me so warmly by visiting, calling or lending a helping hand. A very
special thank you to Nanny and Poppy Nash and to friends Karen, Bill
and Sherry for all you have done. Mommy and Daddy and our whole family
truly appreciate it, thank you so much.
NOONAN - Tony, Dana (nee Kelly) & big brother
Benjamin are happy to announce a new addition to their family. Jack
Matthew entered the world on April 30, 2003 at
2:54 p.m. weighing 7 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents are James & Barbara
Kelly, Mt. Pearl & Edmund Noonan, Baie de Verde. Also remembered
at this time is Nanny, Mary Noonan, who is keeping watch from Heaven.
Special thanks to Dr. Van Den Hoff and the nurses of the Fetal Assessment
Unit of the IWK Centre, Halifax, for pre-natal care.
O`DRISCOLL - Ron and Lisa (Chafe) are delighted to
announce the safe arrival of their precious little girl, Madeline
Frances. Maddie was born April 24, 2003,
weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandparents are Gerard and Madeline O`Driscoll
and Danny and Mildred Chafe. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Bartellas,
Michelle and the staff at the Women`s Health Centre and all our family
and friends for their support and prayers.
OSMOND - Richard, Patricia (Waddleton) and big brother
Nathan, are thrilled to announce the arrival of their second precious
baby boy, Evan Richard. Born at the Women`s Health
Centre on April 4, 2003 at 1:52 a.m., weighing 10
lbs. 6½ oz. Welcomed with love by proud grandparents Marie and
the late Vincent Waddleton, Trepassey, Doris Osmond and grandpa-to-be
Terry Flight, Halifax, and the late Peter Osmond, as well as great-grandmother
Shirley White. Adjusting to the new arrival, Ollie (our canine child).
Many thanks to Dr. Pike and caseroom doctors, as well as caseroom nurses
Judy and Regina. Special thanks to all our family and friends for their
love and support. A very special thank you to Aunt Adel Costello, whose
encouragement and support once again throughout labor and delivery
will always be remembered. Special thanks to Daddy for all his love
PHILLIPS - Barb and Dave and Big Sister Tess are
thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Tess` baby brother Ian
David, born April 4, 2003, weighing 6 lbs.
7 ozs. Sent from heaven by grandparents Ed and Theresa Crotty and welcomed
by proud grandparents George and Marina Phillips. Special thanks to
the staff of the Women`s Health Centre as well as Aunts Buffy, Connie
and Debbie for seeing Mom through a very challenging day
Pinhorn / Doyle
POWER - Jim and Trina, along with big sisters Breena
and Emma, are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of James
Raymond, born on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2003 at
1:17 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 10 oz. Happy grandparents are Maurice and
Edna Breen, Ferryland and Elsie Power, Brigus South. Watching from
Heaven are Poppy James Power and Uncle Raymond. Thanks to Drs. Kravitz,
Strang and Parsons, and staff of Womens Health Centre, especially Sue
Harding of the caseroom. Breena and Emma are going to have a busy summer.
POWER - Oh boy, it`s a boy! P.J. and Colleen (nee
Glynn) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Andrew
Philip, on April 8, 2003. Andrew weighed
in at 10 lbs. 11 ozs. He was welcomed by proud grandparents Philip
and Gertrude Power and Bob and Mary Glynn, along with numerous aunts,
uncles, cousins and friends. Mom, Dad and Andrew would like to offer
special thanks to Dr. Pat O`Shea, Dr. Pike and the excellent nurses
at the W.H.C., especially Caseroom nurse Dawn Riselli and Eleanor Renshaw
on 5NB. Mommy and Andrew would also like to thank Daddy for all of
his love and support. Andrew, the newest Flatrock Flyer Fan, would
like to congratulate his Daddy and the Flatrock Flyers on winning the
Herder Memorial Trophy last weekend!
POWER - Jim and Dianne (Critch) and big brother Joel
are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their daughter, Kathleen
(Katie) Marie, born April 19, 2003 at 12:38
p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandparents are Olive and Jim Critch
and Clare and Ted Power. A sincere thank-you to Dr. Lacelle and staff
at the Womens Health Centre.
POWER - Through the tears of love and joy, came to
the world their baby boy. Logan John Power was born April
21, 2003, 8:27 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 5 oz. Dave and Keri (nee
Phelan) are elated with their first addition to the family. Welcomed
with much love by proud grandparents Judy and Roger Roy and Gerald
and Geraldine Power. Also first time great-grandparents Alf and Mary
Holwell and Aunt Lisa. Keeping watch from heaven is Poppy Power.
QUINTON - Introducing Amelia Mae Quinton,
born on April 11, 2003, 6 lbs 3 ozs. Amelia`s new
family includes parents Diana (Francis) and Sheldon Quinton; brother
Drew and sister Meredith; and grandparents William and Gloria Francis
(Topsail) and Maxwell and Kathleen Quinton (Gander). Thank you to coach
ROBERTS - It`s a beautiful baby boy!!! Steve and
Kerri-Lynn (O`Keefe) are thrilled to announce the birth of Luke
William, born April 15, 2003, weighing 5
lbs. 6 ozs. Overjoyed about his arrival are first-time grandparents
Walter and Carol O`Keefe and third-time grandparents Bob and Carol
Roberts. A special thanks to Dr. Lacelle for her excellent pre-natal
care. Thank you to the nursing staff of the Caseroom and 5NB for their
ROSADO - HANN- Allyssa Maria is happy to announce
the arrival of her beautiful baby sister, Danielle Lauren,
born April 23, 2003, at Burnaby Hospital, B.C. Proud
parents are Lisa and David. Sharing in the joy are her grandparents
Shirley and Joaquim Rosado and Joan Byrne and William Hann of St. John`s.
Congratulations Lisa and David.
RYAN - Our perfect bundle of joy has finally arrived.
Arthur and Lisa (Clark) are thrilled to announce the birth of their
precious little boy, Evan Arthur Richard, born on April
4, 2003, 5:10 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 5 oz. Evan is the second
grandson for Edgar and Joyce Clark and the first grandson for Art and
Donna Ryan. Evan is also welcomed by great-grandparents Ike and Dot
Hussey, Doreen Murray, and Margaret Ryan, plus many other family and
friends, especially cousins Erica and Rebekah, who can`t wait to play
with their new little buddy! Many thanks to Dr. Callahan-Dyer and Dr.
Roache for their fantastic pre-natal care, and the nurses in the caseroom
for their great coaching. Mommy and Evan would like to thank Daddy
and Nanny Clarke for being such great support in the delivery room.
Special thanks go out to Uncle Rick and Aunt Lynn for their continuous
giving and support. Finally, Mommy and Evan would like to thank Daddy
for being a wonderful husband throughout the entire pregnancy. We love
RYAN - Donna & Billy are overjoyed on the early
arrival of their first child, a precious little girl. Morgan
Jesse, weighing in at 7 lbs., was born on April 8,
2003. Proud grandparents are Geraldine and Ray Wilcock, Chris
White, and Margie and Billy Ryan. A special thank you to Drs. Horwood & Pugh
and the nurses & staff at the Women`s Health Center. Morgan & Mommy
send hugs & kisses to Daddy for your excellent coaching, love and
SANTUCCIONE - Dan and Cathy (nee Newhook) are excited to announce
the arrival of Jada Mei Li. Jada was born on April
7, 2003, in Hubei
Prov. China. Proud grandparents are Robert and Sylvia Newhook of St.
John's and the Late Danny and Dorothy Santuccione, also of St. John's.
Thank you to our large circle of family and friends for their enthusiasm
and support (especially all the aunties) and to grandad for making
the trip to China extra special.
SHORTALL - Dave, Debbie and Big Bro Dawson are proud
to announce the safe and healthy arrival of Conor Warren,
born April 29, 2003 at the Women`s Health Centre,
St. John`s, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz. Also welcoming Conor are proud grandparents,
Len and Maude Hunt, Patrick and Florence Shortall and watching closely
from heaven, Nanny Helen Shortall. A huge thank you to Dr. Tina Delaney
for your very special care. Special thanks also to the fantastic nurses
and staff of the Women`s Health Centre. Watch out Tiger Woods the Shortall
boys are coming!
SPURRELL - Keith and Trina (Churchill) are tickled
pink to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby
girl. Megan Elisha was delivered on the wings of an
angel April 1st, 2003 at 2:51 p.m., weighing
8 lbs. 11 oz. at the Women`s Health Centre, HSC. Welcomed by proud
first-time grandmother Madonna Churchill and seventh-time grandparents
Ron and Judy Spurrell of St. John`s. Thank-you to Dr. Pugh, staff and
especially caseroom nurse Sue and nurses Karen, Margaret and Bernie
on 5NB. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz for her wonderful prenatal care
of mommy and baby.
STANFORD - Darryl and Tina (Woodland) are delighted
to announce the birth of their daughter, Ashley Makayla,
born on April 29, 2003 at the Women`s Health Centre
at 11:27 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. A new little sister for Stacey
and Kelsey to love. Ashley is welcomed by proud grandparents Reginald
and Bernice Woodland, Mt. Pearl and is being watched from heaven by
grandparents Michael and Mary Stanford. Thanks to Dr. Sceviour for
the speedy delivery; to Dr. Crane, Dr. Delaney and the MFAU for the
excellent prenatal care; to Sue Harding, RN for her support and good
humour; to all the nursing staff on 5NB and the caseroom. A special
thank you to family and friends, especially Nanny and Geraldine who
helped Mommy and Daddy by looking after Ashley`s big sister Kelsey.
ST. JOHN - Riley is pleased to announce the arrival of his baby brother Evan Peter, born April 10, 2003 at the I.W.K. Grace Hospital, Halifax, Nova Scotia weighing 8 lbs. 12 ozs. John and Donna (Kennedy) are excited to have a new little golfer. Proud grandparents are Peter and Liz St. John and Mildred Kennedy; also Poppy (Malcolm) and Nanny (Geneva) Kennedy, his special guardian angels.
TIZZARD - David and Leanne (nee Strowbridge) are
delighted to announce the birth of their son, Aiden Alexander;
a little brother for Liam. Aiden was born on April 2, 2003,
at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandfathers:
Leo Strowbridge and Charlie Tizzard. Proud grandmother: Cathy Tizzard.
We remember at this special time grandmother, Anne Marie Brown, who
is keeping watch over Aiden from Heaven. A special thanks to Dr. Kum,
Dr. Howse, and staff.
VALONE - Jamie and Rhonda Valone (Bowering) are thrilled
to announce the birth of their precious son, Eric James,
born 2 months early on April 19th, weighing
in at 4 lbs., 2½ ozs. Sharing in their joy are proud grandparents,
Roger and Sandra Valone and Nathan and Patricia Bowering. Also welcoming
Eric are Aunties Dana, Terri, Krista & Cathy, Uncle Mike, and cousins
Kaitlyn and Matthew. A special thank you to all of the doctors, nurses,
and staff who cared for Eric in the neonatal unit. Also, thanks to
all of our wonderful families and friends for their love and support
during Eric`s stay at the hospital.
WILKINS - Richard, Kelly (Byrne) & big brother
Ethan, are thrilled to announce the joyous arrival of their baby girl. Ally
Grace was born April 29, 2003, 9:36 a.m.,
weighing 10 lbs. at the Women`s Health Centre. She is welcomed by grandparents,
Nelson & Margaret Wilkins, great-uncle John Kavanagh, Aunt Susan,
Uncle Steve, Aunt Laura, Uncle Brian, Aunt Julie and cousins Kim & Jen.
Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, staff & nurses in the O.R. & the
nurses of 5NB. Ally, Mommy & Ethan would also like to thank Daddy
for being so wonderful and supportive. We love you very much.
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