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AGAMULLA - DILLON - Ten little fingers and ten little toes,
my daddy's big brown eyes and my mommy's button nose... I've finally arrived!!
I was born
April 19th, 2005 in High Level Alberta at 7:03
p.m. My name is Ciaran, and I weigh 6 lbs. and 4 oz. My proud
parents are Leeann Dillon, originally of St. John's and Ergun Agamulla of Adana,
Turkey. A special hello to my Nanny in St. John's, Mrs. Charmaine Warford,
and my two special Great- grandmother's, Mrs. Myrtle Dillon, and Mrs. Vera
Warford. My other grandparents are Eminie and Ismet Agamulla who are living
in Turkey. To all my family I will be home in August, so I will meet all of
you then, especially Uncle Bob and big cousin Chelsea!! Love From High Level,
AB. Ciaran, Leeann and Ergun.
ANDREWS - Mark and Natasha (Augot) are delighted to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Abigail Elizabeth,
on April 26, 2005 at the HSC weighing 8 lbs 12 oz. Welcoming
Abby are proud Grandparents Bob and Diana Andrews of St. John's, Reg and Irene
Augot of Terrenceville and Ann Augot of Labrador City as well as her many loving
Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. Many thanks to Dr. Furey, Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Kum,
Dr. Cook, Leslie Johnson, Charlene Bradbury and all the others in the caseroom
BARRON - It's a boy! Rick & Leslie-ann are thrilled to
announce the safe arrival of their first child, Noah Jesse,
born April 13, weighing 9 lbs. 1 oz. Proud first time grandparents
are Valgene & Edward Doyle, Rosilyn & Kevin Kane and Andrew & Barb
Barron. Also great-grandparents Noah & Jesse Piercey. Many thanks to Dr.
O'Shea and Dr. Roche. Special thanks to all our family and friends who have
helped make Noah's arrival a joyous one, especially Aunt Denise & Uncle
Gareth, Uncle Eddy & Aunt Melissa, and Uncle Chad.
BERRY/LODGE - Paul and Julie are proud to announce the safe
arrival of their darling baby boy, Jackson Paul Xavier Berry at
the HSC, April 19, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz. Grandparents
are Car and Sadie Berry, Clarenville and Harris and Brenda Lodge, Catalina.
Sincere thanks to Dr. Kum, Pike and Cook; Caseroom and NICU staff. Special
thanks to GNP Gail Greene, Bonavista, for her prenatal care and Daddy Paul
and Nanna Brenda for helping Mommy get through it.
BROWNE - Neil and Jennifer (Tobin) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their first child, Spencer Tobin Browne, on April
6, 2005, weighing 9 lbs. 10 ozs. Welcoming Spencer are proud grandparents
Pierre and Jean Tobin of Goulds and John and Sheila Browne of Mount Pearl.
Many thanks are extended to Dr. Kravitz for her exceptional pre-natal care,
to Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Cook and case room nurses Karen, Margaret Anne and Judy
for Spencer's safe arrival and the nurses of 5NB. Special thanks to Daddy and
Nanny Tobin for their love and support during delivery.
BUTTON-HICKEY - Lynette & Frank are overjoyed to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Annabelle Emily,
on April 13, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs. Lots of love to
grandparents Clayton & Greta Button, Ann Hickey and Guardian Angel Raymond
Hickey. Special thanks to our family & friends for your visits, gifts,
love & support, and a big thank you to all the staff at WHC for their
exceptional care, especially Dr. Heidi Kravitz.
CAREEN - Hooray, I'm Finally Here!! Barry and Dena are thrilled
to announce the late arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Brooklyn
Mary, on April 23, 2005 at the HSC, St. John's, weighing
9 lbs., 2½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Francis and Bride Morrissey of
Cuslett and Benedict and Nellie Careen of Point Lance. Many thanks to Dr. Pike,
Dr. Kravitz and all nurses of the caseroom and 5NB for all their care. Special
thanks to Daddy for all his love and support during the delivery.
CAREW - April showers brought a beautiful spring flower.
Ron, Denise (nee Melvin), big brothers Timothy and Joshua and big sister Rebekah
thank God for blessing us with another little angel Leah Grace.
Leah made her arrival on April 2, 2005 at 5:52 p.m., weighing
9 pounds, 11 ounces. Proud grandparents Agnes Melvin (Mobile) and Mary Carew
(Cape Broyle), both poppies are watching over from heaven. Special thanks to
Dr. Krista Browne and Dr. Elias Bartellas for all their care.
CARTER (Budden) - Big Sister Elizabeth is excited to announce
the arrival of her little brother Daniel Weston Carter. Daniel
was born in Halifax on April 8, 2005, weighing 8 lbs., 3 oz.
Proud parents are Bob Carter and Joanne Budden. Proud grandparents are George & Margaret
Budden, St. John's, Pam Carter, Halifax and John & Linda Carter, Halifax.
Jacqueline Carter, also of Halifax, is delighted with her first great-grandson.
Daniel and Elizabeth wish to send a special hello to their cousins Josh & Graham
Hunt, Sarah Fleet and Laura & Erica Budden.
CHAFE - Daddy has his forward starting line! Big brothers
Zachary & Joshua are pleased to announce the arrival of the littlest
Chafe brother - Thomas Brian - born April 19th, 2005 and
weighing in at 8 lbs., 5 ozs. Also joyfully welcoming Thomas are parents
Brian and Kara & family
and friend from across the country.
CHISLETT - Jason and Susan (nee Mercer) of Churchill Falls
are delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl at the
HSC, St. John's. Madison Elizabeth was born April
4, 2005 at 1:45 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 4 oz. Proud grandparents are
Mac and Gloria Mercer of Churchill Falls and Phillip and Betty Chislett of
Islington. Poppy Mercer welcomes his little Bubblicious. Special heartfelt
thanks to uncle Bubby and aunt Eleanor for all their love and support.
CLARKE - Scott and Tanya (Wawryk) are thrilled to announce
the birth of their daughter, Cassandra Taylor Margaret,
a baby sister for Kaleigh. Cassandra was born at the Foothills Hospital in
Calgary on April 27, 2005, weighing 7 lbs., 14 oz. Proud
grandparents are Bruce & Edith Clarke, Lorraine Wawryk and Ivan Wawryk
(Isabel). Also welcoming Cassie are Uncle Vince, Aunt Danielle and Cousin
Griffin, Aunt Laurel and Great-Grandparents Norman Reynolds and Thelma Wawryk.
CONNORS - Chris and Lisa (Mitchell) are very proud to announce
the birth of their beautiful baby boy. Brady Robert John was
born on Saturday,
April 2, 2005 at 7:38 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 3 oz. Brady is also welcomed
by proud grandparents Jack and Cynthia Connors, Robert and Ursula Mitchell,
aunts, uncles and cousins. A special thanks to Dr. Kennedy, Dr. Roche, the
case room nurses and nursing staff. Many thanks to everyone for all the beautiful
gifts that have been given to Brady since his arrival.
CONNORS - Geoff and Janice (Furlong) are delighted to
announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Julia
Lauren, born April 4, 2005, at 7:30 p.m., weighing
7 lbs. 7 ozs. Julia is welcomed and loved by grandmother Rose Connors,
proud first-time grandparents Peter and Paula Furlong, great-grandmother
Alice Furlong, many special aunts and uncles and a large circle of family
and friends. Julia was also fortunate to meet her great-grandmother Hazel
Cochrane. Watching with the angels from above is poppy Ted Connors. Special
thanks to Dr. Kieley and Dr. Pike for their excellent pre-natal care, Dr.
Tennant for the safe arrival of Julia, the case room nurses for their encouragement
and support and the nurses of 5NB.
CREWS - Doug and April (Porter), along with big brother
Noah, are overjoyed to announce the arrival of Joel Porter,
born April 19, 2005 at 4:16 a.m., weighing 8 lbs., 13
oz. Proud grandparents Ruth and Alfred Crews, Upper Gullies and Ruth Porter
(Jim Harte), Foxtrap, and guarding from above Poppy Rick Porter. Great-grandparents
Dorothy and Norm Porter, Foxtrap. A new nephew for Karen and Gary Crews,
and Michelle Porter, a new cousin for Kathleen and Ricky Drover and Nicholas
and Abigail Crews. Special thanks to the nurses and doctors of the Health
CUMMINGS - Mike & Jen (nee Rossiter) are pleased
to announce the arrival of their second child, Ava Josephine Cummings,
born April 22, 2005 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital at 2:46
p.m., weighing 8 lbs., 13 oz. We hope to introduce her to her grandparents
soon - Tom & Daphne Rossiter of Mt. Pearl and Judith Cummings of Chatham,
ON, as well as her many aunts, uncles and cousins. May Grandma Josie and
Grandpa Gary watch over her from heaven as they do her brother Ethan.
DALTON - It's a boy! Wayne and Colleen (Hodge) are thrilled
to announce the early but safe arrival of their first child, Nicholas
Joseph, born April 29, 2005, weighing 4 lbs.
14 ozs. Welcoming him with open arms are his Nannies, Lucy Hodge of Lord's
Cove and Regina Dalton of Cape Broyle, and sending down hugs and kisses
from Heaven are Poppy Hodge and Poppy Dalton. A special thank you to our
family and friends for your love and support. Thank you to Dr. Pike for
her excellent prenatal care, the case room staff and staff of 5NB. Because
Daddy was at sea during my arrival, a big thank you to Cheryl O'Brien who
took on the role as coach and did a fantastic job.
DAVIES/MURPHY - Bruce and Christine of Sarnia, Ontario
are delighted to announce the birth of their son, Ryan Francis Murphy
Davies, weighing 8 lb. 15 oz. on
April 6, 2005. Ryan is also welcomed by his brother Andrew
and by his grandparents Arnold and Marilynn Davies (Markdale, ON) and Frank
and Louise Murphy (St. John's, NL). His aunts and uncles Michael Davies and
Joanne Bortolotto (cousins Christian, Michela, Joshua & Johnpaul), Janet
Murphy Goodridge and Bill Goodridge (cousins James, Sarah, Christopher & William)
and David Murphy are also thrilled with the new addition to the family.
ELLIOTT - Dylan is a big brother. Jason, Kelly (nee Winsor)
and Dylan would like to announce the early arrival of their precious little
girl, ASHLEY DEBRA ELIZABETH. Ashley was born April
22, 2005 , at 11:55 p.m. , weighing 5 lbs. 7½ ozs. Delighted
grandparents are Wayne and Debbie Winsor, Goulds, and Harry and Betty Elliott,
Twillingate. Also welcoming Ashley are great-grandparents Florence Bellows,
Lucy Linfield and Ben and Minnie Winsor. Special thanks to the case room
staff at the HSC and the Janeway Neonatal ICU.
ENNIS - Danny and Christina (Doyle) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their little angel, Emma Danielle, born
on April 19, 2005 at 3:05 am, weighing 7 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud
grandparents are Gary and Marian Doyle and Bob and Maxine Ennis, all of
Goulds. Many thanks extended to Dr. Botha and Dr. Pike for their pre-natal
care; the case room staff (especially Tammy) and the nurses on 5 NB for
all their care. A very special thanks to Daddy and Nanny Doyle for all
their love and support during delivery. Also, many thanks to everyone for
all the beautiful gifts given to Emma.
FLEMING - Dr. Chantelle MacPhee and Prof. Daniel Fleming
are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Chevy
James, born April 13, 2005; weight 9 lbs. 9 oz.,
23.5 inches long. Born at 7:37 p.m. at Ashford Presbyterian Hospital, San
Juan, Puerto Rico. Grandparents, Robert & Louisa MacPhee, St. John's,
Nfld. and Melvin Fleming, Reno, Nevada, and Patsy Gates, Morganton, North
FLEMING - Michael & Stephanie (Broders) are
proud to announce the arrival of their son, Jamie Michael Fleming.
Jamie was born on April
13th, 2005 at
2:58 A.M. and weighed 8 lbs., 2 oz. Welcoming Jamie are first time grandparents
Patrick & Madeline Fleming, 5th time grandparents Raymond & Hilda
Broders, his aunts, uncles, cousins and new best friend Oreo. Special thanks
to Dr. Pike for her prenatal care, the case room staff for their help with
Jamie's speedy delivery and the nurses of 5NB for their care and support.
FOLEY - Melvin and Adrienne (McGrath) are thrilled to announce
the birth of their 1st child, Carson Peter Foley.
Carson was born on April
4, 2005, weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Carson is welcomed by proud grandparents
Adrian and Rita McGrath and Rose Foley. Watching over Carson is his guardian
angel, Poppy Foley. Mommy would like to express her gratitude to Dr. Au for
her excellent prenatal care and for a safe delivery as well as to caseroom
nurses Karen and Linda. Mommy would also like to say a big thank you to Daddy
and Aunt Natasha for their excellent coaching and support during the delivery.
"Motherhood brings both sunshine and rain, and we welcome both into
our lives - knowing deep down it's the only way to make a rainbow."
GLYNN/SCHMITZ - Terry & Janice are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their second son, Tyler Robert Cole, weighing
7 lbs. 1 oz. on April 13, 2005 at Rouge Valley Health
Centre, Ajax, Ont., a brother for Kyle. Proud grandparents are Robert & Judy
Glynn, Goulds, John and Beverly Schmitz, Ont., great-grandparents Fern
Cole and Hans & Heidi Schmitz, Ont.
GOSSE - With thankfulness and praise to the Lord, Andrew,
Shelley and Noah wish to welcome the newest addition to their family. Jacob
Quinton was born
on April 06, 2005, weighing 7 lbs., 5 ozs. Also welcoming
this bundle of joy are grandparents Aubrey and Doris Gosse, Ray and Blanche
Rodgers, great-grandmothers Lillian Gosse and Jessie Tilley. Uncles Aubrey
(Kerri), Alan (Heather), Trevor and cousin Avery.
GREEN - Brent and Danielle are thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter,
Chelsea Emily. Chelsea was born on April 19, 2005 at
9:37 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz. Welcoming Chelsea are her proud grandparents
Wayne and Kathleen Harris, and Marie Green and Lawrence Green; as well as a
number of family and friends. Mommy would also like to say thank you to daddy
and Nanny Harris for their excellent support during delivery!
GRIFFITHS - Our lives changed for the better on April
10, 2005, when we,
Ambrose and Rhonda (nee Brewer) received the most gracious gift from God above.
Chloe Margaret made her very anticipated arrival at 5:43
p.m. weighing in at 8 lbs, 7.8 ozs, 19 inches long. 5th time grandparents
for both Kevin and Mary Brewer and Ambrose and Mary Griffiths. Chloe would
like to thank Caseroom nurses Linda and Lorna for staying with mommy from
start to finish. Also Dr. Bartellas and all other caseroom staff who took
part in Chloe's delivery. Mommy sends out big Kisses to Daddy for his excellent
coaching during Labour. She couldn't have done it without him
HALL - Lisa (Gray) & Michael are proud to announce the
safe arrival of their son Zachary Andrew Caleb on April
17, 2005, weighing 7 lbs., 9 ozs. Marcus, his heavenly brother watches
over him. Excited family members are Grandparents Marjorie & Bob Gray,
along with Madeline & Rev. Canon Andrew Hall; Uncle Sheldon & Auntie
Jo; Aunt Susan & Uncle Shane, as well as, cousins Brandon & Ashley.
Special thanks to all the Doctors & Nurses who helped with Zachary's arrival.
HAYES - David and Paula are delighted to announce the birth
of their precious baby girl, Taylor Pearl, born on April
25th, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 7 oz. Welcomed by proud grandparents,
Larry, Sandra and George, and great-grandma Florence, as well as many aunts,
uncles, cousins and friends. Looking down from heaven, Nanny Barbara and Nanny
Pearl. Special thanks to Dr. Crane and team, Fetal Assessment staff, prenatal
home care nurses and 5NB staff for their excellent care.
HEALEY - Ria (Corsten), Tim Healey and big sister Annika
are excited to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, Xenia
Joan, born April 17, 2005 weighing 8 lbs. 2 ozs.
Proud Oma and Opa, Tony and Joan Corsten. Proud Poppy, Gordon Healey and watching
from heaven is Nanny Joan Healey. Many thanks to Dr. Heather Flynn, the caseroom
staff and the nurses of 5NB at the HSC in St. John's.
KELLY - Big sister Rhiannon is very proud to announce the
arrival of her little sister Gina Bridget on April
29, 2005. Celebrating with her are Mommy and Daddy (Heather and Cory)
and grand-parents Harold and Nina Butt of Grand Falls-Windsor and Brendan and
Elaine Kelly of Quebec (formerly of Bishop's Falls). Special thanks go to Dr.
Garisa and the staff of the 5th Floor at Carbonear General Hospital
and to Dr. Linda Ivany for her exemplary pre-natal and post-natal care once
LUCAS - Shirley (Barnes) & Graham are delighted with
the early & safe arrival of their precious daughter, Ashley Maria,
born on April 26, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 2 ozs. Special thanks
to Ashley's Aunt Velma & the staff of both the Janeway Child Health Care
Centre & the Health Sciences Centre.
MARTIN - Steve and Karen are thrilled to announce the safe
arrival of their son, Benjamin Wayne, born April
26, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 4 ozs. Welcoming you are Nanny & Poppy
Martin (St. John's) and Nanny & Poppy Selkirk (Greenspond). Also thrilled
are Auntie Deanne (Mark), Auntie Vanessa (Billy) and cousins Erin, Nathan & Joshua.
A special thanks to Dr. Lacelle for a great delivery and to the nurses of
5NB and caseroom staff for your exceptional work! A big thanks to Daddy for
being coach, we love you!
MURRIN - David and Jennifer (Aylward) are happy to
announce the arrival of their first child, David James,
born April 21, 2005, weighing 8 lbs. 3 oz. Proud grandparents,
David and Brenda Murrin, Bob and Jean Aylward. Special great-grandmothers,
Mary Aylward of Kilbride, Belle Murrin and Margaret Bailey of St. John's.
Thank you to Dr. LaSalle, Dr. Cherry Pike and the staff at 5NB and the
caseroom. Special thanks to Aunt Alison Craggs for her support at the
hospital and at home. Also, many thanks to everyone for all the beautiful
gifts given to David.
NOSEWORTHY - Laura, Derek and big brothers Nathan and Connor are overjoyed with the safe arrival of Stephanie Elizabeth. Stephanie was born on April 1, 2005 and weighed 8 lbs. 9 oz. Proud grandparents are Mike and Sylvia O'Connell and Rick and Brenda Noseworthy, and great-grandmothers: Doris Noseworthy and Una O'Connell. Also welcoming Stephanie are Uncle Mike and Aunt Julie, Uncle Stephen and Aunt Lori and Uncle Adam and Aunt Dana. Special thanks to Dr. Dunne, Dr. Pike and the nurses at the Health Sciences.**
OOSTHUIZEN - Hein and Jennifer (Chafe) are delighted
to announce the safe arrival of their first born child, their son Ethan
Hendrik, born April 22, 2005 at 10:34 a.m.,
weighing 8 lbs. ¾ oz. Welcoming Ethan are proud grandparents William
and Winifred Chafe of St. John's and Hendrik Oosthuizen and Catherine
Stander of South Africa. Ethan is also welcomed by all his aunts, uncles
and cousins. We would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Pike,
Dr. Stringer, along with the special staff in the Caseroom and 5NB.
OTTENHEIMER - Big sister Angeline and big brother
Danny, along with mom and dad, Fred and Jacqueline (nee Raymond), are
happy to announce the arrival of Zachary Edward Gerald (7
lbs. 14 ozs.) on April 29, 2005. Love and kisses to
proud grandparents Poppy John and Nanny Leona Ottenheimer, and Grandy
Darrell and Nanny Angela McGinn, and both Great-Nannies, Myrtle Bonvie
and Marie Byrne. Thank you for all your love and support over the past
9 months. We would like to acknowledge all the exceptional care mommy
and Zachary received from Dr. Lacelle, Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Major, and
all the nurses on 5NB (especially Judy and Judi) and 3rd floor
(Lorna) during pregnancy and delivery. We have been truly blessed.
PARSONS - Tom and Melanie (Power) are delighted to announce
the birth of
Lucas Thomas David born April 22, 2005, at
11:32 p.m. at the HSC, weighing 5 lbs. 8 ozs. Equally delighted first-time
grandparents David and Sharon Power, Tom Parsons (Geri) and Linda McCarthy
(Terry). First-time great-grandparents Joyce and Max Rose. Proud uncles Matthew,
Bob and Aunt Tiffany. Proud great-grandparents Hazel and Wes Earle and Jim
and Elsie Power. Blessed with a great-great-grandmother Elizabeth Wade. Smiling
down from heaven great-great-grandmothers Martha Rose and Violet Lucas. Special
thanks to Dr. O'Shea.
PAYNE/TOOLE - Jennifer and Warren are pleased to announce the safe arrival
of their precious son, Landen Lantz, born April 3,
2005, 7 lbs. 6 ozs. at the
Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital in Fredericton, New Brunswick. First-time grandparents
are Randy and Mary Payne of Mt. Pearl and Terry and Irene Toole of Central
Blissville, New Brunswick. Landen is also welcomed by Uncle Jon of Mt. Pearl
and Aunt Lindsay of Oromocto, New Brunswick.
PEARCE - HE'S HERE!! Big Brother Jonah, Amanda & Darrell
are pleased to welcome a beautiful baby boy, Jaden William.
12, 2005 at 10:13
a.m. weighing 8 lbs., 3 oz. Special thanks to Daddy for being so supportive.
PHILLIPS - Jason and Kimberly (Russell) are pleased to announce
the arrival of their beautiful little girl, Serena Catherine,
born April 22, 2005 at 11:15 pm weighing 7 lbs. Proud Grandparents
are Peter and Regina Russell, Doug and Wendy Phillips. Also welcoming Serena
are Great-grandmas Ryan, Butler, Phillips, aunts Amy, Angela, Lisa and Uncle
Geoff and cousins Shaelyn, Kyle, Jenna and Joel. Many thanks to Dr. Kravitz,
Dr. Pike, nurses in the case room and 5 North B. Mommy and Serena would like
to thank Daddy and Nanny Russell for their love and support during the delivery!
PITCHER - Gary and Lori and big brother Lucas were blessed on April
with the safe arrival of their beautiful baby boy, Colby Bruce,
weighing 7 lbs. 4 ozs. Colby is the second grandchild for Bernard and Gertrude
Bruce and the fourth grandchild for Garfield and Bertha Pitcher of Dunville.
Special thanks to Dr. Crane, the nurses and other staff for all their help.
POWER - Loyola, Missy (Miller) & big brothers Logan and
Linden are proud to announce the arrival of Lola Gene Power.
Our pink surprise was born on April 10, 2005 at the Women's
Health Centre. Lola weighed 9 lbs. 8 oz. Special thanks to Daddy for all his
support during Lola's delivery and for walking long hours around the hospital
before she was delivered. Many thanks to midwife Robyn Beaudrea for her kind & professional
care, Dr. Andrew Major for his excellent epidural, resident Dr. Cook for Lola's
safe delivery & Dr. Kravitz for her prenatal care again. Lola is the granddaughter
of Barbara & the late Billy Miller of St. John's & John & Margaret
Power of Holyrood.
REID - Shane and Vicki (Newhook) are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Austin Ivan, born on April
8, 2005, at 8:46 a.m., at the HSC, weighing 8 lbs. 7 ozs. Also welcoming
Austin are proud grandparents Edgar and Cynthia Reid and James and Eileen Newhook;
great-grandparents: William and Anne Rowe and Bessie Newhook; and great-great-grandfather
Bramwell Brace. Special thanks to Dr. Strand, Dr. Bartellas and the nurses
and staff of the WHC case room and 5NB for all their excellent care. Thank
you to our families and friends for your support. Mommy and Austin would like
to extend a very special thanks to Daddy for his love and support during pregnancy
and delivery. Also, many thanks to everyone for all the beautiful gifts given
RICE - With April showers came an early flower. Steven Rice
and Lesley Cooper are proud to announce the safe arrival of their precious
little girl. Kiley Rain Rice was born on April 18,
2005, weighing 8 lbs. 4 ozs. Welcoming Kiley are proud first time
grandparents, Harold and Leona Rice and grandparents, Christopher and Lorraine
Cooper. A special thanks to Dr. Bartellas for Mommy's pre-natal care and to
Dr. Kum, the WHC caseroom and the nurses on 5NB for all their care. Mommy and
Kiley would like to thank Daddy for all his love and support.
ROBERTS - Michael and Carla (Russell) are thrilled to announce
the birth of their first child, Brady David. Brady was born
11th, 2005 at 5:16
a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs. Welcoming Brady are his proud grandparents David
and Carole Russell and Barry and Wallie Roberts as well as a number of other
family and friends. Thanks to Dr. Pike for her prenatal care. Thanks to Dr.
Bartellas and Dr. Brown for a safe delivery and all the nurses in the caseroom
and 5NB for all their care. Special thanks to our families for all the extra
help they gave us since Brady was born. Brady and Mommy would also like to
thank Daddy for all his love, coaching and support from the beginning of the
pregnancy through to delivery and afterwards.
RYAN - Rodney and Renee (nee Cahill) are delighted to announce
the long awaited arrival of their precious miracle Sarah Josephine.
Sarah arrived on her due date April 9, 2005, weighing
8 lbs., 8 oz. Proud first time grandparents Gerald and Agnesmarie Cahill and
proud grandparents Vincent and Mary Ryan welcome Sarah. Also thrilled with
the new addition to the family are Sarah's aunts and uncles, Laurie Anne, Gillian,
Jeff (Amy) and Scot (Terri), as well as special cousins Laura and Nick and
a large circle of family and friends. Thanks to all those who ensured Sarah's
safe arrival. Also thank you to everyone for their warm wishes and beautiful
gifts since our little angel arrived.
SHARPE-HARRISON - Lori (Pasha) and big brother Noah are tickled
pink with the arrival of their baby girl, Faith Ann Wanda,
born April 7, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 14 ozs. Grandparents are
Rod and Brenda Pasha and Harrison and Bessie Sharpe. Also, great-grandmother
Ida Pasha. We would like to thank Drs. O'Grady, Daniel Lodge and Colleen Cooke,
nurses Joan, Bev, and Heather. Also the staff on 5NB at the Health Sciences.
Lots of love to Daddy and Nanny Brenda for their support - Thanks!
SQUIRES - Ross, Tracey and big sister Brianna are proud to
announce the birth of their second child, a baby girl. Cassie Lynn was
born on April 26, 2005; 6:54 a.m. at the Women's Health Centre,
HSC, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. Proud grandparents are Cecil and Carmel Price and
Helen Squires; also great-grandmothers, Margaret Bartlett and Gladys James
and proud aunt Vanessa Price. Smiling from heaven is grandpa Wendell Squires
and great-grandpa John Bartlett. Sincere thanks to Dr. Patricia Roche and caseroom
nurses Margaret-Ann Dooling and Heather Shute-Noel, as well as the staff of
SULLIVAN - Ross and Annette (Carter) are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of Jake Thomas Stephen, born April
4, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 4 ozs. Proud grandparents are Tom and Ida
Sullivan, Calvert, and Stephen and Ita Carter, Witless Bay. Special thanks
to Drs. Crane, Kwa and Hillman, also case room and 5NB staff.
SWAIN-CLOWE - Brian and Jennifer are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their daughter, Chloe Elizabeth, born
on April 19, 2005, at the WHC - St. John's, weighing 8 lbs.
4 ozs. Proud grandparents Alfred and Betty Swain of Calvert, Alice Clowe of
Ferryland; great-grandmother Louise Croft of Aquaforte. Watching over Chloe
is her poppy Austin Clowe. Many thanks to Dr. Pike and nurses of the case room,
especially Tammy Pennell and 5NB for all their care. Special thanks to Daddy
and Aunt Lorna for all their love and support.
TETFORD - Big sister Sophie along with her parents Brad
and Tammy are thrilled to announce the arrival of another precious baby girl, Mya
Margaret on April 8 at 10:25pm weighing 8lbs 2.5
oz. Excited grandparents Wayne and Pat Tetford of Brampton, Kevin and Eileen
Stuckless of La Scie. Special thanks to Dr. Krista Au for her wonderful care
and a safe delivery. Thanks to caseroom nurse's Heather Shute , Karen Fanning,
and Cathy for taking great care of mommy. Also thanks to 5NB nurse's Heather
and Bev for all of your help. A big thanks to a special daddy for never leaving
mommy's side. Mya was named after a very special aunt who now watches over
her from heaven, we miss you auntie Marg.
WALL - Steve and Brenda (Cumby) are thrilled to be blessed with their first
child, Zachary Stephen, born in Hartford, Connecticut at 3:01 p.m. on Tuesday,
April 5, 2005, weighing 9 lbs. 2 oz. Proud grandparents are Eric and
Isabel Cumby of St. John's and Ern Wall of Corner Brook. Much love and thanks
to all our family and friends, both in Connecticut and at home, especially
Brenda's sister Barb who provided endless support during and after delivery!
WALSH - Jessica is a big Sister!! Rod & Sherry (Legrow)
are thrilled to announce the arrival of their second precious girl, Kailey
Sara, born on April 19, 2005, weighing 9 lbs. 4 oz.
Welcoming Kailey are proud grandparents Ron & Sarah Legrow of Mount Pearl & Genevieve & the
late Kevin Walsh of Calvert. A special thank you is extended to Dr. Heather
Flynn for her exceptional pre-natal care & delivery. Also a special thanks
to Daddy for his love & support throughout the pregnancy.
WILKINS - Riley is a big brother! Pete, Melinda (Norman)
and Riley are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Parker Alexander.
Parker arrived on April
8, 2005 at 8:16 a.m. weighing 7 lbs 12 oz at the WHC, St. John's.
Lovingly welcoming him are his grandparents Alma Street and Galen Campbell
and Gertrude Norman. Special thanks to Dr. Pike for her prenatal care and a
safe delivery and to the caseroom and 5NB nursing staff. A heartfelt thanks
also to those who helped look after Riley while Mommy was in the hospital.
Special thanks also to Daddy for his love and support.
WINSOR - Sheldon
and Rebekah (Sheppard) feel truly blessed by the arrival of their beautiful
daughter, Meredith Jayne. Meredith was born in St. John's
weighing 7 lbs. 2 oz. Sheldon and Rebekah cherish the opportunity to share
the joy of Meredith with the most loving grandparents in the world, Poppy
and Nana Sheppard (Barry and Lynda of St. John's) and Grandpa and Grandma
Winsor (Gerald and Sandra of Grand Falls-Windsor). Meredith is also lovingly
welcomed by great grandparents Eldon and Marie Sheppard, and Clem Tremblett.
A heartfelt thank you is extended to Dr. Kravitz for her wonderful prenatal
care and to the amazing case room doctors and nurses, especially Darlene
and Lorna, for ensuring the safe arrival of Meredith. A sincere thank you
is also extended to the nurses and LPNs on 5NB, especially Florence King.
Meredith is without a doubt a precious gift from God!
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