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The Telegram Births
August 2001

 

Andrews / Janes
Glynn and Laurie are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Megan Florence, on August 25th, 2001, weighing a healthy 10 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud grandparents are Major Wilson and Linda Janes and special angels from above, Aaron and Florence Andrews. Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lecelle, caseroom staff, particularly Robyn Beaudry and all the nurses on the OBS floor. Special love and thanks to Daddy for his excellent coaching and support.

Avery / Moore
Lawrence and Lisa (Moore) along with furry friend Meesha are delighted to announce the arrival of their precious baby girl, Claire Mackenzie, born August 9th, 2001, at 9:44 am at the Women’s Health Center, weighing 6 lbs. 15 ozs. Very proud first time grandparents on both sides are Edward and Eileen Moore and Clyde and Linda Avery. Proud second time great-grandmothers are Nellie Crewe and Margaret Butt, and fourth time great-grandmother Dorothy Avery. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, caseroom staff and Dr. O’Keefe. Finally, special thanks to all our family and friends and especially Daddy for their love and support.

Barbeau / Tucker
Shaun and Melissa (nee Tucker) are delighted and amazed to announce the birth of their daughter, Gracie Jessica, on August 30th, 2001, weighing 6 lbs. 10 ozs. Also joining in the celebration are big sister Emily and grandparents David and Adella Tucker of Torbay, Emilie Moore and Phillip Barbeau of Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Barrington / Manning
Ted, Annette (Manning), Michael and Nicole are delighted to announce the birth of Stephanie Alice on August 31st, 2001, weighing 6 lbs. 4 ozs. Proud grandparents Ed and Rita Barrington and Tom and Loretta Manning. Thanks to Lisa in the caseroom and all the staff of 5th floor HSC.

Blackwood / Sellars
Pete and Hilary (Sellars) and big sister Ashley Rae are delighted to announce the birth of Kelsey Rae at the Women’s Health Centre, HSC, St. John’s. Kelsey was born August 28th, 2001 at 9:55 am., weighing 9 lbs. Proud grandparents Dr. John and Norma Blackwood, Nataline Sellars and looking down from heaven Poppy Sellars (Albert). A very special and sincere thank you to Dr. Terri O’Grady for her high standard of care and continuous support. We would also like to thank chief resident Dr. Cheryl Pugh and anesthetist Dr. Rob Forward, as well as caseroom nurses Ruth Martin and Diane Parsons for their excellent care and professionalism.

Brace / Jerrett
Tina and Terry Brace of Kilbride announce, with pleasure, the birth of their son, Colin Marshall, on August 9th, 2001. Colin is the second grandchild for Elizabeth and Garland Brace, Chance Cove and the first for Ann and the late Marshall Jerrett, Cavendish. Thank you to Dr. Crane, Dr. Stillman, nursing staff of 5NB and special thanks to Nurse Beverley Murphy and a big thank you to our family and friends who have welcomed little Colin with your love and support.

Bugden / Kean
Yvonne and Peter are overjoyed to announce the arrival of their twin girls, Allison Renee and Victoria Ann, born 2:08 am and 2:09 am., respectively on Friday, August 10th, 2001, at the Women’s Health Center. Both weighed in at 4 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Robert and Renee Kean of Wesleyville, B.B., and Captain Lloyd and Mary Bugden of Topsail. Special thanks to Drs. Crane, Kravitz and Power. Also nurse Linda in the caseroom and Lynn at the Neonatal Unit. Mom and girls are doing fine.

Bungay / Tilley
Big sister, Olivia Bungay, is very excited to announce the arrival of her baby brother, Nicholas William, on August 30th, 2001 at 4:48 pm., weighing 9 lbs. ½ oz. Parents Scott and Elaine have been waiting a long time for this little guy. Thank you to Dr. Pike, hospital staff at HSC, grandparents William and Ena Tilley, Ronald and Mona Bungay, aunts Lisa, Kim and Louise and other family and friends for their kindness throughout Nicholas’s arrival. Special thank you to God for such a happy and healthy precious gift.

CANTWELL - Les, Kim (nee Yetman) and Big Brother Thomas are thrilled to announce the arrival of a healthy, beautiful, baby girl. Erin Nicole was born August 4, 2001, at 8:28 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 7 ozs., a MSA General Hospital, Abbotsford, B.C. Proud grandparents are Nancy and Barry Yetman of St. John`s, Catherine and Nick Cantwell also of St. John`s. Erin is the third grandchild for her grandparents and the sixth great-grandchild for Olive Yetman. Many thanks to family and friends for their support and good wishes.
March 30, 2002**

Chafe / Kieley
Michael and Laurie are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their daughter, Brianna Maggie, born on August 23rd, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 4 ozs. Proud grandparents are John and Rita Kieley, Stewart and Sandra Chafe, as well great-grandparents Fred Chafe and Madeline Putt and excited cousins Mitchell, Regan and Parker. Special thanks to Dr. Roche and nurses Regina Hodder and Florence King. A very special thanks to Daddy and Auntie Karen for their excellent coaching.

Colman-Sadd / Linehan
Born to Robert and Evangeline (nee Linehan) of Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia, two little twin brothers for Kelsey. Kyle Douglas, weighing 6 lbs. 2 ozs., arrived at 11:49 pm on Monday, August 27th, 2001, and Braden Andrew, weighing 5 lbs. 12 ozs., arrived at 12:02 am., on Tuesday August 28th, 2001. Kyle and Braden are the fourth and fifth grandchildren for Stephen and Marjorie Coleman-Sadd of St. John’s and the second and third grandchildren for Leo and Eva Linehan of Branch, St. Mary’s Bay. Many thanks to the doctors, nurses and other staff at the IWK Grace Maternity Hospital, Halifax.

Constantine / Lee
Todd and Nicole (Lee) are delighted to announce the early, but safe, arrival of their third child, Tanner Michael Todd. Born August 31st, 2001 at 12:30 am., weighing 6 lbs. A new little brother for Tyler and Leah and third grandchild for Jerry and Cathy Lee and Judy Hammond. A special thank you to Dr. Bartellas and all the staff at the Women’s Health Center, Health Sciences Centre.

Corcoran / Padluq
Jonathan and Pilsulala would like to announce the arrival of their first child, Nathan Allan, weighing 8 lbs. 15 ozs., on August 26th, 2001, at 10:53 pm at Baffin Regional Hospital, Iqualuit. Proud grandparents Jean and Elijah Padluq, Lake Harbor, and John and Marion Corcoran, Newfoundland.

Dalton / Molloy
John and Kristi (Molloy) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Hayley Lynn. Born August 12th, 2001 at 2:54 pm., weighing 8 lbs. Hayley is the second grandchild for Rene and Phyllis Molloy and the first grandchild of Albert and Marg Dalton. She is also welcomed by her Aunts Keri and Melissa, Uncle Albert, Lynette and cousin Alyssa. Hayley says a special hello to her great-grandmothers Mary Dalton, Doris Dawe and Violet Molloy. Thank you to dr. Roche, Dr. Power, Dr. O’Grady and Dr. Sharp, as well as caseroom nurses Robyn, Lisa and Heather for the safe delivery of Hayley. Hayley says a special thank you to Aunt Keri and especially Daddy for being such wonderful coaches and for all your love and support. Mommy couldn’t have done it without you.

Delaney / Dunne
John Delaney and Evelyn Dunne and much older sister, Tanya Dunne are thrilled to announce the birth of their precious daughter and sister, Chantelle Evelyn Ruth, born August 24th, 2001, at 04:29., weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs., at the Women’s Health Centre, HSC. Chantelle is the 18th grandchild for Irene Dunne and the late Michael Dunne of Witless Bay and the 2nd grandchild for John and Ruth Delaney of Otterbury, Clarke’s Beach. Thanks to Drs. Tennent, Kravitz, Crane, Suga, Kwa and the caseroom staff, especially Dr. Steve Parsons and nurse Lisa Paten for the safe delivery of Chantelle and special care of Mommy. Also thanks to the nurses on 5NB. Mommy and Chantelle would like to thank Daddy for all his love and ongoing support. We wouldn’t have got through this without you. Thanks also to big sis, Tanya.

Dibbon / Cooper
David Dibbon and Janice Cooper are pleased to announce the arrival of their first child Katherine Cooper Dibbon. Katherine was born at 8:02 am on Wednesday, August 1st, 2001 at the Women’s Health Center, weighing 9 lbs. Eagerly awaiting her arrival were first time grandparents Tillie and John Cooper and Florence and Calvin Dibbon. Special thanks are extended to the labour and delivery staff and the nurses of 5NB.

Doherty / Squires
Steve and Meg (Squires) are thrilled to announce the birth of their son, Benjamin George, on August 26th, 2001, at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, weighing a robust 9 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud grandparents are Janet and George Squires of St. John’s and Heather and Keith Doherty of Brampton, Ontario. Ben is a special gift for his two great-grandfathers, who both celebrate their birthdays on September 16th - Edgar George House (90 years), of St. John’s and Rob Roy McGregor (87 Years), of Richmond Hill, Ontario.

Dunn / King
Greg and Wanda (King) are overjoyed to announce the birth of their son, Gregory Richard, born on August 3rd, 2001, weighing in at 7 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud grandparents are Frances Dunn and Bert and Bernice King. Watching from heaven are Gregory’s guardian angels, Poppy Greg Dunn and great-nanny Alice Murray. A special thank you to all the staff at the Health Sciences Centre for their excellent care of Mommy and Baby.

Eastman / Nelson
Jeff and Roxanne (nee Nelson) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their daughter, Jessica Joanne, born on August 26th, 2001. Proud grandparents are Anne Nelson, Joan Johnson and Tom Eastman and great-grandmother Pearl Eastman. Mommy would like to thank Drs. Roche, O’Grady, Suga and Matthew. A special thanks to caseroom nurse Lorna Kearney for taking care of both Mommy and Daddy during our stay. Thanks to Daddy and Auntie Lane for being wonderful coaches.

Easton / Foote
Ron and Viola are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, Victoria Ruby, weighing 7 lbs. 13 ozs on August 17th, 2001, 4:36 am at the Women’s Health Center, HSC. Proud grandparents are Major and Mrs. Bram Foote and our special angels above William and Ruby Easton. Special thanks to Dr. Watson and Dr. Roche, Dr. Pike and Dr. Pugh for amazing care in the safe delivery of Victoria, caseroom nurses Sue, Denise and especially Charlene, and the 5NB nurses. To Ron: Victoria and I couldn’t have gotten through this without you.

Elliott / Noseworthy
Darren and Tina are very happy to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Hannah Marie Elliott, born Thursday Aug. 9, 2001 at 8:14 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 10 ozs.. Proud grandparents are Nancy Noseworthy and Gerald and Ruth Elliott, both of Mount Pearl. A special thank you to Dr. Costello, Patrick, Amanda, and all the staff of Captain William Jackman Memorial Hospital in Labrador City, Nfld.

Frampton
Wade, Sherrie and big sister Sandra are proud to announce the arrival of our second precious daughter, Brooke Ashley, born August 28th, 2001 at 10:10 pm., weighing 7 lbs. 11 ½ ozs., at the Women’s Health Centre, St. John’s. Proud grandparents for the seventeenth time, Henry and Marie Frampton and fifth time for Max Osmond and Margaret Hamlyn. Special thanks to caseroom and OBS staff and last but not least, Mommy and Brooke would like to thank Aunt Lucy for her ongoing support and excellent coaching.

Gambin / Mulrooney
Des and Sadie (Mulrooney) are very proud to announce the birth of their precious baby girl, Sara Danielle, 7 lbs. 12 ozs., was born August 29th, 2001, at 6:43 am. Proud grandparents are Cis and Dan Gambin and Madonna and Dan Mulrooney of Jerseyside, Placentia. Special thanks to Dr. Gill for his excellent prenatal care. We would like to extend our deepest gratitude to Dr. Pugh, caseroom nurses Beverly and Ruth for their special care, and 5th floor staff HSC, especially Paula Ward. Mommy and Sara would like to thank Daddy for being such a great coach. We love you. Poppy Gambin couldn’t have asked for a better birthday present and sorry Auntie Darlene----Sara wanted you there, but couldn’t wait!

Gatherall / Moore
Michael and Heidi (Moore) and big sister Claire are delighted to announce the birth of Bridget Rose. Bridget was born August 27th, 2001, weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud grandparents Dorothy Moore of Paradise, and Mike and Rosemary Gatherall of Bay Bulls, great-grandmother Mary Elizabeth Gatherall of Bauline. Thanks to the staff of the Women’s Health Centre for their excellent care.

Gillingham / Manning
Captain Scott and Helen (nee Manning) are proud to announce the birth of their first baby, Emma Vivienne Manning Gillingham, born August 15th, 2001 in Ottawa. Proud grandparents are Mike and Sylvia Manning of St. Philip’s and Ed and Donna Gillingham of Kingston, Ontario, formerly of Seal Cove, White Bay, Newfoundland and great-grandparents Victor and Minette White of Baie Verte and Joseph Gillingham of Seal Cove. Scott and Helen can be reached via E-Mail at helsmel@sympatico.ca

Gosse / Mulley
Born to Shawn and Doreen, Edmonton, Alberta, August 14th, 2001, a precious baby girl, Kaelyn Elizabeth. Baby sister for Dakota. Second grandchild for Theresa Gosse and William Gosse, also Herbert and Nina Mulley. Congratulations from relatives and friends in Newfoundland.

Haley / Riggs
Kendra and Edwin are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their precious little baby girl, Madison Marie Riggs was born on August 31st, 2001 at 11:03 am., weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Overjoyed grandparents are Eric and Melita Haley of Outer Cove and Cyril and Dorothy Riggs of Bay de Verde. Special thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike and Dr. Linda Inkpen for their fabulous prenatal care, as well as caseroom and maternity unit staff, particularly Nurse Christine Winters. Finally, heartfelt thanks to all of our family and friends for their ongoing love and support.

Hart / Petten
Steve and Renelle (Petten) are delighted to announce the birth of their second child, a gorgeous baby girl, Taylor Leanne, 8 lbs. 3 ozs., was born August 12th, 2001 at 11:45 pm., Queensway-Carlton Birth Center, Ottawa. Taylor is also welcomed by big sister Sydney and proud grandparents Lester and Carolyn Petten of St. John’s and Max and Yvonne Hart of Lewisporte. Thanks to Drs. Shabib and Honey, to nurse Shelley Kavanagh, and to Daddy, Bev Thornhill and Marina Hillier for their support.

Hopkins / Dunn
Rob and Joanne are thrilled to announce the arrival of Joshua Robert, 9 lbs. 10 ozs., on August 30th, 2001. A little brother for Rebecca and doggie Gilmour. Proud grandparents are Bob and Barbara Hopkins and Bob and Jenny Dunn. Special thanks to Drs. Tennent and Kravitz and all the Obstetrics staff at the Health Sciences Center.

Hoyles / Wicks
A second miracle in one lifetime for Barry, Sandra and big brother Nicholas, who now has proof that secretly wishing on a star will make your dreams come true. Elizabeth Amy was welcomed into the world at 3:24 pm., August 20th, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz. Overjoyed grandparents for the tenth time are Judge Lloyd and Eileen Wicks and for the third time Eleanor and the Late Wilson Hoyles. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike who, with total commitment, saw Mommy through a very anxious and eventful nine months. Thanks also to Drs. Kathleen Halley, Stephanie Kaiser, and Joan Crane as well as the staff of the Women’s Health Centre of the HSC. Mommy and Beth want to thank Daddy, Nicholas and all of our family and friends for their unconditional support and encouragement that ensured Beth’s safe arrival into the world.

Hudson / Knauer
Amanda and Roman are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious little girl, Sara Mackenzie, born at Mineral Springs Hospital, Banff, Alberta, on August 22nd, 2001, weighing in at 6 lbs. 2 ozs. Love and kisses from proud grandparents Doug and Lillian Hudson, Baxter and Evelyn Jenkins, great-grandmom Rita Hudson, Auntie Kelly and Auntie Flo. Mommy and Sara thank Daddy for being such a great coach. Special thanks to Aunite Nicki for her love and support.

Hulan /
Javis and Karen are delighted to announce the arrival of their precious little girl, Ashley Jessica, on August 12th, 2001 at 1:03 am., weighing 7 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud grandparents Kevin and Alice Flaherty and Jerry and Mary Hulan. Proud great-grandmother Louise O’Flaherty. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Kravitz and the hospital staff at HSC.
Not sure-----Grandparents Flaherty---Great-grandmother O’Flaherty----The Telegram Dated September 29th, 2001.

Hutton / Cadigan
Alexander Michael
, this handsome young man, was born August 31st, 2001 to Kelly and Dan, weighing 7 lbs. 8 ozs., this bundle we’re told, is perfect for Jack and Kacey to hold. Mike and Barb Cadigan are smiling with glee, a 3rd grandchild to bounce on their knee. Grandparents Noel and Nalda Hutton, think their 15th grandchild is as cute as a button. Isabel Cadigan, Alexander’s great-nan, thinks he’ll do "great” things, and is his biggest fan. May long life and good health guide him on his way. Another bright "star" has graced Logy Bay.

Janes / Squires
On August 24th, 2001, Bill, Colleen (Squires) and big brother Adam welcomed to their world with love Sarah Faith. Sarah was born at 10:31 pm at the Women’s Health Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs.. Delighted grandparents are Bernice Squires, Gerald Squires and Jim and Betty Janes. Thanks to Drs. O’Dea and Roche for their prenatal care and support, and to Dr. Butler and Nurse Margaret Ann for an excellent delivery. Heartfelt thanks to our family and friends for their love, prayers and warm wishes. Welcome to the world little princess.

Kieley / Thomas
Paul, Jean and Gail Kieley are overjoyed to welcome their first grandchild and nephew, Aaron Paul to Mount Pearl for his first visit. Aaron was born August 30, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Toronto. Proud parents are Kelli and Martin. Also welcoming Aaron is great-grandma Pauline Kieley of St. John's. Watching over Aaron from heaven are William Kieley and William and Margaret Youden from Georgetown.
Telegram---February 16, 2002

King / Murphy
IT’S A BOY!
Norm King and Sandra Murphy are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Christian Norman Patrick, born August 8th, 2001 at 1:59 pm., weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Very proud first time grandparents are Norm and Linda King and Chris and Barb Murphy. Also first time aunt Karen Murphy and first time uncles Shawn and Christopher King. Special thanks to Dr. Crane and the nurses of the caseroom, especially Denise Maher. We would also like to thank all family members that helped out during this special event in our lives.

Leaman / Mitchell
Dawn and Lloyd are pleased to announce the birth of their child, Rachel Elaine, on August 22nd, 2001, weighing 9 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents are Joan Mitchell, Harry Mitchell (deceased), Carol Mitchell, Sandy and Doreen Leaman. Big brother Lance and great-grandmother Gwen Humphries and the rest of the family welcomes our new little girl into the world. Thanks to the staff of the Women’s Health Centre for all their help and kindness.

LEATHERDALE - Todd and Beth are happy to announce the birth of their second precious daughter, on August 28, 2001, at the Royal Columbian Hospital, B.C. With some apprehension and a lot of curiosity, big sister KALYN-RAE welcomed this new baby as her friend and playmate. JORDAN ANN LEATHERDALE is the third granddaughter of the late Inspector Charles Stewart. As much as "Poppy Chuck" loved his three daughters, he would have been immensely proud as his family of girls grew to include Jordan. Giving thanks for this beautiful new life are Jordan`s grandparents, Assistant Commissioner Robert and Judy Leatherdale, Gloria Stewart-Kelly, Gordon Kelly and extended family in B.C., Alb., N.S. and Nfld.
March 16, 2002**

Loder
Our precious bundle of joy is here!! Proud parents Keith and Kimberley are delighted to announce the long awaited arrival of their darling little boy, Jacob Kristian Loder, born Sunday, August 26th, 2001 at 8:30 am., weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs. Eagerly waiting his arrival were Nanny Ruby, Poppy Sheldon, Nanny Joan and Poppy Doug. Special thanks go out to Dr. Terry O’Grady, Dr. Heidi Kravitz, Dr. Cheryl Pugh, Heather Rees, Karen Francis /MediPlus, caseroom and 5NB nurses, especially Lisa, Annette, Paula and Judi, and the doctors/medical staff at Foothills Hospital in Calgary for their care and assistance in giving us this most precious miracle to love. We couldn’t have done it without you! Extra special thanks from Jacob to Daddy, Captain Keith Loder, for a safe landing and arrival.

Marshall / Collier
Pete, Tina (Collier) and big sister Madison are delighted to announce the birth of Luke, born August 24th, 2001 at 9:03 pm., weighing 8 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Jim and Carolyn Marshall and Les and Marina Collier. Special thanks to Dr. O’Shea for his prenatal care and excellent delivery and to April who was a great caseroom nurse.

McDonald / Rideout
Darrell and Cynthia (Rideout) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of our precious little girl, Erin Elizabeth, on August 22nd, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 8 ¾ ozs. Proud first time grandparents are Genevieve and Andrew Rideout and Jean and Frank McDonald. Many thanks to Dr. Jeff White and caseroom staff. Mommy and Erin send special thanks and lots of hugs and kisses to Daddy for being such a great coach.

Mercer / Duffy
Ed Mercer and Brenda Duffy are ecstatic to announce the birth of their first child, Ethan Edwin Mercer, born Thursday, August 2nd, 2001 at 10:42 pm at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, weighing in at 8 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud grandparents are Edwin and Elizabeth Mercer and Raymond and Ruth Duffy of St. John’s. Special thanks goes to Dr. Culliton, Dr. Healey, Dr. Perencevic, Alva Brake and all caseroom and maternity ward staff.

Miller / Allen
Thursday, 9th August, 2001
at 12:45 am., heaven smiled upon us and sent us a precious little treasure. With love and pride Jacqueline, Scott and "Big Sister" Adriannah welcome Brady McKay, weighing 9 lbs., 19.5 inches long. From the moment he arrived her captured our hearts forever and always. Proud 2nd time grandparents are Cy and Sharon Allen and 11th time Albert Miller. A special angel from heaven is also shining down upon Brady, Grandma Annie Miller. Extra special thanks to Daddy, Grandma Allen, caseroom nurses Denise Maher and Lisa Patten for all their care and support during Brady’s delivery. Also thanks to Drs. Tennent and Kravitz.

Molloy / Corrigan
Sean and Yvonne (Corrigan) are very pleased to announce the safe arrival of their son, Carter Raymond, on August 11th, 2001, at 6:42 am at the HSC., weighing 8 lbs. 14 ½ ozs. A little brother for Cassidy and Corey and grandchild for Ed and Catherine Corrigan and Ray and Mary Molloy. Special thanks to our parents, families and friends and to Dr. Louise Rogers, Dr. Patricia Roche, Dr. Gill and Dr. Krista Mossman. A special thanks also to Karen Murphy and the caseroom nurses and Rose Thein, Paula Ward and the nurses in 5NB. Extra special thanks to little sister Cassidy for being so helpful.

Mullett / Duff
Keith and Jennifer are delighted to announce the arrival of Maria Jennifer on August 3, 2001, weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs. Maria’s proud grandparents are Woodrow and Louise Mullett of Gambo and Joan Duff of Paradise. Looking over Maria from heaven is her guardian angel-Poppy Michael Duff. A special thank you to Dr. Jacqueline Verge and nurses Bev Murphy and Darlene Flemming for making the birth a wonderful experience.

Newman / Lee
John and Bonnie (nee Lee) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a son, Zachary John Arthur, born August 20th, 2001, at the Women’s Health Centre, weighing 5 lbs. 15 ½ ozs. Welcoming Zachery are fifth time grandparents Frank and Nellie Newman of St. John’s and first time grandparents Lloyd and Karen Lee of Paradise. Also welcoming Zachery are great-grandparents Maude Newman of St. John’s, Ella Sooley of Hearts Delight, Arthur and Fronie Ralph and Annie Lee of Grand Bank. Thanks to all the doctors and nurses at the caseroom and maternity ward of the Health Sciences Center, especially Nurse Karen Fanning. A special thanks to Daddy, Nanny Lee and Aunt Jill for taking care of Mommy during labour and delivery.

Nolan / Clements
Born to Tammy and Michael Nolan at 8:40 pm on the 14th of August, 2001, a precious little girl, Kaitlyn Darlene, at the HSC, St. John’s. Proud grandparents are Ruby and James Clements of St. John’s and Kathleen and Walter Nolan of Eastport, Newfoundland. Special thanks goes to Dr. Jeff White who took excellent care of Mommy during her pregnancy and delivery and nurses Rose and Karen and the staff on 5NB. Special thanks also goes to Great-Aunt Jean and Nanny and to Daddy and Aunt Darlene who were coaches for Mommy during delivery.

Noseworthy
Big brother William Paul Noseworthy would like to announce the arrival of his beautiful baby sister Emma Mary, born to parents William and Paula. Emma was born on August 14th, 2001 at 5:37 am., weighing 8 lbs. 2 ozs., at the Women’s Health Centre, St. John’s. Best wishes come from family and friends, including proud grandparents Grammy and Grampy, Nan-Nan and Granddad, and Poppy Bill.

Oakley / Walsh
Adam is thrilled to be a big brother to Julie Claire Pearl, born August 13th, 2001 at 1:20 pm. Proud parents Danny and Terry (Walsh). Grandparents are Louis and Fidelis Walsh, Brigus South and Jim and Anne Oakley, St. John’s. Heartfelt thanks to coaches Daddy, Aunt Ann, Aunt Deb, cousin Dee and nurse Ruth. Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for all your help. We are truly blessed.

Pasha / Sharpe
Harrison and Lori (nee Pasha) are delighted to announce the early arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby boy. Noah Walter Thomas was born on Friday, August 31st, 2001 at 8:05 pm., weighing 8 lbs. 2 ozs. Proud grandparents are Rod and Brenda Pasha of Harbour Grace and Harrison and Bessie Sharpe of Upper Island Cove. Special thanks to Drs. O’Grady, Mossman, DuPlessis, Aziz and Pugh. Also thanks to caseroom and NICU staff of the Women’s Health Centre, and nurses of 5NB, HSC and 5th floor Carbonear General. Thanks also to Margie and Calvin of Moores Ambulance. Special thanks to all our family and friends, and Daddy for all his love and support.

Penney / Ash
Derek and Lisa (Ash) are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful son, Daniel Steven William, on August 8th, 2001, at 10:47 am., weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Second grandson for proud grandparents Michael and Margaret Ash of Brooklyn, Bonavista Bay, and a little buddy for big brother David and big sister Lauren. Special thanks once again to Dr. E. Bartellas, Dr. Suppiah, and Dr. Peter Collingwood at the Health Sciences Center. Also a sincere thank you to all the wonderful staff of the caseroom and 5NB whose caring and assistance was outstanding. Finally, special thanks to all our family and friends for their help, support, and warm wishes throughout the pregnancy and since the arrival of our little man.

Price / Grandy
IT”S A GIRL!
Terry and Annette (Grandy) are delighted to announce the arrival of Erin Jane, born on August 12th, 2001, weighing 6 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud grandparents are Jack and Sharon Grandy of Grand Bank, Newfoundland and Bert and Phyllis Price of New Ross, Nova Scotia. Special thanks to OBS staff at Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre for their excellent care. Mommy couldn’t have asked for a better birthday present!

Rixon / Laurie
Darrell, Pamela and big sister Alyssa are thrilled to announce the birth of James Darrell Douglas Rixon. James was welcomed into the world on August 22nd, 2001 at 4:27 pm., weighing 6 lbs. 15 ¾ ozs. Proud grandparents for the first time are John and Marie Rixon of Paradise, and 4th time grandparents James and Helen Laurie also of Paradise. Thank you to Dr. Susan Peet and Dr. Jeff White for their care through pregnancy and delivery. And special thanks to a wonderful caseroom nurse Margaret Ann whose help was greatly appreciated on that extra special occasion.

Rose / Crewe
Walter and Jennifer (Crewe) are delighted to announce the early, but safe and healthy, arrival of their first child, Julia Annie Leah. Julia was born at the Women’s Health Center, HSC., on Tuesday, August 14th, 2001, weighing 4 lbs. 7.7 ozs. Proud grandparents are Shirley and the Late Reginald Rose of Brigus Junction and Elizabeth and Ford Crewe of Mount Pearl. Also welcoming her are aunts, uncles, cousins and other family and friends. Special thanks to special friend Renee for all her help, to the hospital staff who helped Mom and Julia during their stay, and to Dr. Jeff White for all his care.

Rumsey / O’Brien
OH BOY! OH BOY! OH BOY!
Eddy and Kyle along with their Daddy and Mommy, Ed and Lisa (O’Brien) would like to announce the arrival of Mark Brien on Monday, August 13th, 2001. He was born at the WHC at 3:17 am., weighing 9 lbs. 2 ozs. Proud grandparents for the third time, are Stan and Geraldine O’Brien and Ed and Marilyn Rumsey. Another nephew for Sean, Lori and Marilyn. Great-grandson to Esther Groves and Eileen Foley. Special thanks to Drs. M. Greene, C. Pike and T. Strand. Also to the caseroom and 5NB nurses, especially April, who went above and beyond. Mommy and Mark would like to send hugs and kisses to Daddy and Aunt Lori for their extra help and support.

Ryan / Horwood
Jamie and Heather (Horwood) are pleased to announce the early arrival of their son, Jacob Daniel, on August 10th, 2001 at 11:37 am., weighing 8 lbs. 7 ¼ ozs.. Proud grandparents are Graham and Frances Horwood, and Joan Ryan. Great-grandfather Walter Horwood from Carbonear. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Christa and all the nursing staff at the Women’s Health Centre.

Sezer / Peach
Lori and Fuat are proud to announce the arrival of little Lily Selin-Ionia, born August 21st, 2001, in Corpus Christie, Texas, weighing 5 lbs. 9 ozs., and 19 inches long. A sweet little sister for Jack, Phoebe and Tolga. Another granddaughter for Bill and Edith Peach, Chamberlains and Isik and Emine Sezer, Ankara, Turkey, another great-granddaughter for Agnes Peach, Salmon Cove. Phoebe and Jack would like to thank Nanny for taking special care of them.

Sharpe / Lee
Blair and Tracy (Lee) are thrilled to announce the safe and early arrival of their precious baby girl. Jessica Lillian was born at the Women’s Health Center, HSC on August 25th, 2001 at 7:12 am., weighing 7 lbs 4 ½ ozs. Our best anniversary gift ever! Proud grandparents are Victor and Olive Sharpe of St. Phillips, first time grandparents Mary and George Lee of Milltown and great-grandmother Gladys Matchem of Milltown. Watching over Jessica from heaven are great-grandmothers Jessie Brown and Lilly Lee and great Auntie Shirley Lee. Special thanks to Dr. L. Rogers and Dr. A. Gill for their prenatal care. Dr. S. Harris and Dr. B. Butler (Blair #2) for delivering our little bundle of joy, caseroom nurses, especially Margaret Ann, nurses of 5NB, especially Judy L. and Margaret C. and to Marion for the prenatal classes. Mommy would like to thank Daddy for his wonderful coaching, she couldn’t have done it without you.

Shepherd / Powell
Steven and Brenda are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl. Lauren Elizabeth was born at the Health Sciences Centre on August 28th, 2001 at 11:03 pm., weighing 7 lbs. even. Proud grandparents are Roy Shepherd and Patricia Cave of Solihull, England and watching over her from above, he late M.A. and Caroline Powell of Carbonear. Our sincerest gratitude to the many family members and friends that so warmly welcomed our little girl into the world. Also, a special thank you to all the wonderfully kind and capable professionals who cared for both Lauren and her Mom.

Snow / McHugh
Ward and Patricia are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, Blake Ward, weighing 6 lbs. 10 ozs., on August 3rd, 2001 at 2:22 am. Proud grandmothers are Mary McHugh and Clara Snow. Looking down from heaven with a big smile are his guardian angels-grandfathers Clifford McHugh and Abram Snow. Special thanks to Drs. Roche, Crane, Bartellas and their team. Special thanks to caseroom nurses Beverly Murphy and Beverly Percy and nurses Joy and Sharon of the neonatal unit for their excellent care.

Sullivan / O’Leary
Dave and Colleen are delighted to announce the birth of their son Daniel Christopher David, born at the Women’s Health Center on Saturday, August 4th, 2001, and tipping the scales at 7 lbs. 14 ozs. Erin is thrilled with her new baby brother, though she prefers the name Curious George. Proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. William O’Leary of St. John’s and Dr. and Mrs. Art Sullivan of Holyrood. Thanks to Dr. Ripley (Believe It Or Not) and Dr. Lacelle, caseroom nurses Lorna and Ruth and the staff on 5NB. "GO SEALS GO."

Tulk / Hennessey
Derek and Paula are happy to announce the birth of their second child, a precious baby boy, Noah Joseph Tulk. Born August 12th, 2001, at 6:00 pm., weighing 7 lbs. 7 ½ ozs. Grandparents are Joseph and Theresa Tulk and Pauline Hennessey. Special thanks are extended to Dr. Patricia Roche and Dr. Joan Crane and their teams, Dr. Steve Parsons, Donna in the Fetal Assessment Unit, the caring nursing staff of 5NB, the caseroom and the NICU Unit. Sincere thanks are also extended to our attending nurse during delivery, Lisa Patten and to Dr. Tim Strand.

Walsh / Hickey
Sonny and Michelle are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Lucas Henry, born on August 2nd, 2001 at 1:57 am., weighing 8 lbs. 2 ozs. Proud grandparents Michael and Myra Hickey, O’Donnell’s and Bill and Florence Walsh, Mitchell’s Brook. Special thanks to coaches Jackie and Susan. Thanks to Daddy for all his love and prayers. Also thanks to Dr. Strand and nurses Dawn and Barb for your expert care.

Webber / Hopkins
LeeAnne and Jonathan are delighted to announce the long awaited arrival of their baby girl, Emily Margaret Mary, 8 lbs. 11 ozs., born August 2nd, 2001 at 9:19 pm at the IWK Grace Hospital, Halifax, Nova Scotia. First grandchild for Margaret and Thomas Webber, Mary Hopkins and Thomas Hopkins. Great-grandmothers include, Mary Casey, Marie Webber, Lucy Boggan and Barbara Hopkins. A beautiful niece for Jason, Michael and Mark Webber, Jeff and Tracey Hopkins. Special thanks to Dr. Melina Thibodeau and the nursing and obstetrics staff at the IWK.

White
Born August 26th, 2001 to Roberta White and Gregory Bersinski. Erina Marina White-8 lbs. 4 ozs. Best wishes and lots of love from grandparents Marina and Gerald White, Erina Boneva and Angelo Bersinski and great-grandparents Eileen and Raymond Vey and Arthur White. Special hugs and kisses from Auntie Eileen and Uncle Paul and especially Uncle Randy, Great Uncle Robert, Aunt Brenda and Clarence. God’s love and protection be always with you.

Yetman / English
Heather, Gerard and big sister Caelan are thrilled to announce the arrival of "Little Miss Petite", Shannon Bridget, on August 23rd, 2001, weighing 6 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents are Doug and Bridget Yetman, St. John’s. Special thanks to the caseroom staff, especially Margaret Ann Dooley.

 

 

Contributed by Sandra Churchill

**Contributed by Barbara McGrath

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