Avery / Lethbridge
Barry and Carolann are pleased to announce the arrival of their second
child, a baby boy. Brayden Thomas Calvin was born
at the HSC-Janeway on December 16th, 2000 at
3:15 am., weighing 9 lbs. 6 ozs. A brother to big sister Allissa. Proud
grandmothers, Eileen Avery, Long Beach and Nellie Lethbridge, Kilbride.
Great-grandparents William and Laura Stringer, Caplin Cove. We are
very thankful to Dr. Paula Pye, Dr. Roche, Dr. O'Grady, Dr. Blair Butler,
Dr. Badrin, Sandi Wadhawan and especially caseroom nurses Paula Taylor
and Heather Shute. Also thanks to all the nursing staff on 5NB at HSC.
Burness / Peach
IT'S A GIRL! Brad and Heather (Peach) are happy to announce
the safe arrival of Sophie Ann, December 5th, 2000,
weighing 9 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Edith and Bill Peach, Chamberlains
and Brenda Burness, St. Phillips, great-grandmother, Agnes Peach, Salmon
Cove, Carbonear. Sophie is a new arrival for many aunts, uncles and cousins.
We are very thankful to Dr. J. Verge, Dr. Bartellas and the caseroom
staff, Dr. Dowden and the staff at NICU, Health Sciences, and Dr.
Aziz and NICU Staff at the Janeway and the nurses from 5NB at the Health
Bussey / Lynch
Keith and Sherry (Lynch) are proud to announce the safe arrival of their
precious son, Nathan Keith, born on December
17th, 2000 at 10:43 pm.,
at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 9 lbs. 11¾ ozs. Proud grandparents
are Jack and Hazel Lynch of Paradise and Wallace and Annie Bussey of
Foxtrap. A very special thank you to Dr. Karvitz, Dr. Roche and all
the staff of the caseroom and maternity ward, especially Regina and
Judy. To Daddy, a very special thank you for all your love and support.
We Love You.
Chafe / Snow
Michael and Tammy (nee Snow), big brother Liam and big sister Maggie
are pleased to announce the birth of Tara Bridget.
Tara arrived at 6:32 am on December 15th, 2000,
weighing 8 lbs. 5 ½ ozs., and meaasuring 20½ inches. Tara is the fifth
grandchild for Margaret Snow, tenth grandchild for Ron and Teresa Chafe,
and the eleventh great-grandchild for Amelia O'Driscoll.
Chaytor / Crewe
Kathy and Paul are thrilled to announce the arrival of their precious
son, Jacob Paul Chaytor on December 27th,
2000. Jacob was born at 10:36
pm at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs. Very special
thanks to Dr. Joan Crane and the nursing staff of the caseroom and
5NB for their outstanding care. Extra special thanks to coaches Daddy
and Aunt Donna for their incredible support throughout labour and delivery.
Clark / Fallon
Daddy's little girl is here! Rick and Lynn (nee Fallon) are delighted
to announce the early, but safe, arrival of their precious baby girl,
Erica Fallon Clark. Erica was born on December
28th, 2000 at 5:11 am.,
weighing 4 lbs. 4½ ozs at the HSC. Proud grandparents are Dot and
Ike Hussey of Port de Grave. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz for her
outstanding prenatal care. Thank you to Drs. Pike and Power and nurses
Joan, Annette, Lisa and Lorna of the caseroom. Also much thanks to
all the nurses and staff of 5NB and in the NICU for taking such good
care of Erica. Last, but not least, Mommy and Erica would like to thank
Daddy for all his patience, love and support during pregnancy, labor
and delivery. We love you.
Coady / Wall
He is here! Finally Big Brother Mitchell has a little buddy, Matthew
Gregory. Matthew was born at 2:15 am., December 17th,
2000 at the HSC,
weighing 8 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud parents are John and Elaine Coady, grandparents
Frank and Margaret Rose Coady of St. John's, Patrick Wall and wife
Doreen of Caplin Cove, Nanny Wall (Beatrice), who is watching from
heaven above, great-grandparents Frank and Eileen Coady and John Lawlor.
Special thank you to Dr. Joanna Lacelle who made sure I arrived safe
and sound and for her care during the past nine months, to nurses Marg
and Heather at the caseroom. To my Daddy and big brother Mitchell for
being there for Mommy.
Connors / Walsh
Fabian, Cathy (nee Walsh) and big sister Erin are pleased to announce
the arrival of Ryan. Ryan Patrick Leo was born on December
21st, 2000 at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing
9 lbs. 10½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Patrick and Shirley Connors,
and Rita and the late Leo Walsh. Special thanks to all of the staff
of the caseroom and maternity ward at the Health Sciences Centre.
Curtis / Chislett
Santa came early! Gerard, Lisa and big brother Kyle are excited
about the early arrival of our little angel, Kelsea Noelle,
born at HSC on
December 12th, 2000 at 2:31 am., weighing
7 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud grandparents are Winnie and Cyril Chislett, Islington
and Alice and Francis Curtis, Trepassey. Special thanks to caseroom
nurses Beverly, Heather and Tami, the nurses of 5NB and to Dr. Kravitz
for all your kindness. Mommy and Kelsea would also like to thank Daddy
for being there with all his love and support.
Elms / Wheeler
Greg, Margie and big brother Zachary are delighted to announce the safe
arrival of Ryan Gregory Nathaniel, weighing 8 lbs.
5¾ ozs., born December
29th, 2000, at the Health Sciences Centre, St.
John's, Newfoundland. Proud grandparents are Christine Wheeler of Frenchman's
Cove and Winston and Mary Elms of Chamberlains. Poppy Harold Wheeler
looks on proudly from heaven, Ryan is the great-grandson of Rita (Hackett)
Boland of Benoit's Cove. Thanks to Drs. LeDrew, Kravitz, Laval, and
LeDez, as well as nurses Marilyn Bev, and 5th floor. Thanks
to Daddy for being a wonderful patient coach and special thanks to
Nanny and Poppy Elms for taking care of Zack while Mommy and Ryan were
Foley / Cleary
David and Donna (nee Cleary) are pleased to announce the arrival of their
third precious daughter, Shauna Ellen, born 8:39 am
14th, 2000, weighing 8 lbs. at the HSC-Janeway. Shauna is welcomed
by big sisters; Sara and Stephanie; grandparents Patrick and Nora Cleary,
great-grandmother Dorothy Walsh, and a large circle of special family
and friends. Watching from heaven is Nanny Eileen Foley. Thanks to
Drs. Pike and Ripley, all staff of 5NB of the HSC and all family and
friends for their support and kindness.
Gosse / O'Brien
Damian and Denise (O'Brien) are proud to announce the early, but safe,
arrival of their son, Daniel David, born December
3rd, 2000 at the
HSC, weighing 5 lbs. 10 ozs. First grandchild for David and Grace
Cole, Carbonear and David and Carol Gosse, Torbay. Thanks to all the
nurses of 5NB and in the NICU as well as Dr. O'Grady and Dr. Kum and
to Daddy, thanks for all your love and support.
Grandy / Shea
Laurie and Derek are thrilled to announce the birth of a baby girl, Alice
Elisabeth at St. Mary's Hospital, London, UK., at 11:45 pm., December
30th, 2000, weighing 8 lbs. 4 ozs. Welcomed by
grandparents Betty and Harold Grandy of St. John's and Edward Reginald
Shea of London, UK. A special welcome by a delighted Aunt Wendy.
Greenland / Doyle
Tammy (nee Doyle) and Jonathan are thrilled to announce the safe arrival
of their first child, Aaron Doyle, weighing in at
8 lbs., on December
29th, 2000 at 8:35 am at the Women's Health Centre, HSC. Proud
grandparents are Gail and David Hynes and Teresa Doyle and great-grandma
Margaret Godden. Our sincerest thanks go out to Dr. Stillman, Dr. Kravitz,
Margaret-Ann, Connie and the rest of the caseroom and 5NB staff for
helping to make Aaron's arrival the safe and special event it was.
Special thanks to Tammy's sister's Ramona and Katrina for getting Dad
through it all.
Hallett / Power
Andrew and Melanie (Power) are proud to announce the early arrival
of their first baby, a sweet little girl, Samantha Jean,
16th, 2000, 12:48 pm., weighing 6 lbs. 3 ozs. Welcoming
her in the world grandparents Larry and Rosalind Power and Tom and
Jean Hallett. Special thanks to Drs. O'Shea and Kravitz, Regina and
other caseroom staff, and staff of 5NB.
Higdon / Marrie
Paul, Fiona (Marrie) and big sister Sarah are pleased to announce the
arrival of their early Christmas gift, Ian Douglas.
Ian was born on
December 24th, 2000, at the HSC, weighing
7 lbs. 5½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Gus and Heather Marrie, Mount
Carmel and Alan and Edna Higdon, New Harbour. Mommy and Ian would like
to thank caseroom nurses Michelle, Heather and Beth and Drs. Gill,
Strand and Kravitz and of course coach Daddy. A special thank you to
Aunt Doreen and Uncle Dick for battling the storm to came and stay
with Sarah while Mom and Dad went to the hospital.
Hollett / Whelan
Proud parents, Phillip and Mary Elizabeth, are pleased to announce
the birth of their first child, Malcolm Joseph Whelan Hollett.
Malcolm was born at the Health Sciences Centre on December 7th,
2000 at 3:07
am., weighing 6 lbs. 15 ozs. Also thrilled with Malcolm's arrival
are proud grandparents, Mary and Kevin Whelan, and Grace and Harold
Lee / O'Neil
Robert and Jacqueline (O'Neill) are thrilled to announce the birth of
a healthy baby boy, Robert Jackson Lee, born December
10th, 2000, weighing
8 lbs. 9½ ozs. Welcoming him into the world are grandparents Robert
and Dolo Lee of the Goulds and John and June Hunt of Witless Bay. Much
thanks go to Dr. Tennant, Dr. Butler, Dr. Sceviour, all nursing staff
of the caseroom and 5NB, as well as prenatal instructor Marion Councel-Dawe.
Special thanks go to Coach Cyndie Lake for being there for us from
Day One and finally, thanks to family and friends for all of their
Menchions / Boland
Carol, Philip, Tatiana and Cassandra are proud to announce the arrival
of Alexander Philip Michael, weighing in at 7 lbs.
8 ozs. Alex arrived on December 8th, 2000 at
10:52 pm. Proud grandparents are Philip and the late Teresa Boland,
and Wallace and Caroline Menchions.
Miller / Hearn
Annelise is thrilled to announce the arrival of her brother, Jon
who arrived on December 22nd, 2000, weighing
6 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud parents are Laurita (nee Hearn) and Jonathan Miller,
grandparents Loyola and Maureen Hearn of Renews and Bill and Sheryl
Miller of Fogo, as well as Uncles David, Joshua Josie and Jonah welcome
little Jon to the team. Thank you to the caseroom staff at HSC, especially
Annette, and extra thanks to Dr. Halley for her outstanding prenatal
care of both Mommy and Baby.
Molloy / McEvoy
Russell and Pam (nee McEvoy) are thrilled to announce the arrival of
their baby girl, Emily Elizabeth, born at the Health
Sciences Centre on December 31st, 2000,
weighing 9 lbs.½ oz. Proud grandparents are Gerald and Sharon McEvoy
of Admiral's Beach and Ron and Sylvia Molloy of St. Mary's. Thank you
to Dr. Kravitz for her prenatal care. A special thank you to Cheryl
Slaney and Jeannie Piercey for your support during labour and delivery.
Both Mommy and Emily would like to say a big thank you to Daddy for
all his patience, love and support during pregnancy and delivery. We
Moores / Butler
Our little bundle of joy arrived just in time for Christmas! Born to
Paul and Deana (nee Butler) of Pouch Cove on December 5th,
the H.S.C., a precious baby boy, Nathan Paul, weighing
6 lbs. 8½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Jessie and Val Butler and Bert
and Alicia Moores, all of Pouch Cove. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White,
caseroom nurses, staff of 5NB and special friend Lisa Patten.
Mourcos / Benson
Born to Colleen Benson and Dr. Ashraf Mourcos on December 7th,
3:05 am., weighing 4 lbs. 11 ozs., a beautiful baby boy. Andrew
Fikry Ashraf is lovingly welcomed by his big sister Caitlyn. Proud grandparents,
Kevin and Dorothy Benson of St. John's and Fikry and Narges Mourcos
of Cairo, Egypt. Special thanks to Drs. Kum and Gill and all of the
OBS and NICU staff.
Peddle / Benmore
Paul and Kim (Benmore) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of a
beautiful baby boy, Justin Peter, born December
12th, 2000, weighing
7 lbs. 13½ ozs. Justin is welcomed into the world by grandparents
Dianne Benmore, Ed and Ethel Peddle, special friends and family. Special
thanks to Dr. Jeff White, caseroom staff and 5NB, and to Daddy and
Grandma for their coaching and support.
Piercey / Madden
Jason and Sharlene announce the arrival of a beautiful baby girl on December
26th, 2000, Hannah Jean. First grandchild for Jean and Tom
Piercey, Goulds; fourth for Mary and Sam Madden, St. John's. Thanks
to Dr. Kravitz, nurses Beverly and Linda. Love from aunt Janet, great-grandmas
Gladys Butler and Charlotte Piercey.
Piers / Bradbury
Geoff and Jill are thrilled to announce the birth of their son, John
Walter, born at IWK Grace Health Centre, Halifax, NS., on December
28th, 2000, 7 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud grandparents Nelson
and Margaret Bradbury, St. John's, Newfoundland and Bill and Carmen
Piers, Halifax, great-grandfather Walter Piers, Halifax. Special thank
you to Drs. MacLean, Craig, Newhook and MacCauley and nurses Jennifer
Bassat, Laura Forsythe, Judy Wilmhurst and Monique Richard.
Ritcy / Crawley
My name is Tanner Carlton Ritcy and I came into this
world at the Grace Maternity Hospital, Halifax, NS., on December
26th, 2000 at 1:21 pm..
I weighed 8 lbs. 12¼ ozs., and was 21 inches long. My proud parents
are Troy and Elaine (nee Crawley). My proud grandparents are Patricia
and Hubert Crawley of St. Mary's and Linda and Jim Ritcy of Dartmouth,
NS. I am also welcomed by my aunts, uncles and cousins. Mommy and
Daddy and I would like to thank Dr. Marsden and her team for all their
care and support and auntie Val for being there. A very special thank
you goes to my Daddy for being such a great coach and for making it
all the way.
Ryan / Finlay
Wayne and Vivian (Finlay) are proud to announce the early, but safe,
arrival of their precious son, Nathan Wayne on December
1st, 2000 at
4:49 pm., weighing 6 lbs. 6.4 ozs. Proud grandparents are Elizabeth
Finlay, St. Shott's and watching over Mommy and Nathan from heaven
Poppy Finlay, Paul and Bernice Ryan, Ferryland. Special thanks to Drs.
Seviour, Forrester, caseroom staff, especially Michelle Randell, 5NB
and to Daddy for his excellent coaching and support.
Smith / Coffey
A bouncing baby boy! A brother for big sisters Stephanie and Allison.
Tyler Jerome was born to Cory and Cindy on December
15th, 2000, 8:44
am., weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs at Health Sciences Centre. Special thanks
to Dr. Kum and team, caseroom nurses and Judy Edwards, Heather Smith
of 5NB. Proud grandparents Leo and Bridget Coffey, and Bonnie and Al
Smith. Mommy and Tyler would love to thank Aunt Lenora for her coaching
and support, and Aunt Hilda for waiting anxiously for my arrival. Special
thanks to Dad for keeping Stephanie and Allison company as they waited
Smith / Hemmings
John and Beryl (Hemmings) are thrilled to announce the birth of their
gorgeous baby girl, Yasmyn Nicholle, born 22nd November,
2000, weighing 6 lbs. 12 ozs. Welcoming her into the world-
maternal grandparents Marjorie (St. John's) and Bernard (from Heaven);
paternal grandparents John and Norma (Aberdeen, Scotland); Aunt Natalie;
Uncle Brian and Aunt Sandy; first cousins Ashley (5) and Mark (3); Uncle
Rob and Aunt Heather, first cousins Duncan (3) and Rosie(1). Special
thanks to Drs. Rivers, Crane, Kum, O'Shea; all nursing staff of the
caseroom and 5NB; prenatal instructor Marion Councel-Dawe; all family,
friends, fellow Parishioners and staff of St. Thomas' for their support.
Snow / Eddy
Kristen is happy to announce the arrival of her little sister, Stacey
Phyllis born on December 22nd, 2000 at
10:14 pm., weighing 7 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud parents are John and Jackie
(nee Eddy), grandparents John and Nancy Eddy and the late Phyllis Bennett
watching over us from heaven, great-grandmothers Annie Breen and Evelyn
Eddy. Special thanks to all the doctors and nurses at HSC, Dr. Hillman
and Dr. Kravitz.
Stokes / Bolger
Lorne and Tina (Bolger) are delighted to announce the arrival of their
first child, a precious baby girl, Kathryn Mary, born December
1st, 2000, 6:44 am at the HSC, weighing 7 lbs.
2.5 ozs. Proud grandparents are James and Theresa Stokes of Logy Bay,
James and Ellen Bolger and great-grandmother Mary Fleming of Torbay.
A special thanks to Dr. Pat O'Shea, Dr. Blair Butler, caseroom nurses
Karen and Marina and 5NB nurses. A very special thank you to aunt Stephanie
(Happy Birthday) and Daddy for his excellent coaching and support.
Taylor / Brewer
Big sister Meghan is thrilled to announce the arrival of her new baby
brother, Kevin William Thomas Taylor who was born
1st, 2000 and weighed 7 lbs. 12 ozs, at Sutter Memorial Hospital,
Sacramento, California. Proud parents are John and Michelle, grandparents
Kevin and Mary Brewer, and great-grandmother Margaret Ward of Freshwater,
Tibbo / Wall
Rod and Marilyn (nee Wall) are thrilled to finally announce the safe
arrival of their precious little girl, Halie Marie,
4th, 2000 at the Health Sciences Complex, weighing
7 lbs 1 oz. Ecstatic grandparents are Ambrose and Agnes Wall, Theresa
Tibbo and a dear Poppy Tibbo, watching over her form heaven. Thanks
to all the caseroom staff, especially Paula and Regina and very special
thank you to Dr. Verge, Dr. Bannister and Dr. Pike and to Daddy, thanks
for all your support and love to Mommy and me. You're the Best!
Tucker / Anstey
Ron and Lisa (Anstey) are delighted to announce the arrival of their
third little boy. Brent Walter Lawrence made his appearance
at the HSC on December 9th, 2000 at 2:42
pm., weighing 10 lbs. 8 ozs., and stretching to a generous 22¾ inches.
Welcoming him to the world are big brothers Christopher and Jarod,
grandparents Boyce and Mary Anstey of Mount Pearl and Ed and Marcey
Tucker of St. John's, as well as many aunts, uncles, family and friends.
Much thanks go out to Dr. Kathleen Halley for her outstanding care
of Mommy and baby before, during and after the birth, as well as case
nurse Barbara Healey, Dr. Lavalle, Dr. Cooper, all the super staff
of the caseroom, NICU and 5B and friend Jackie for being there for
baby's arrival. Mommy and Brent would also like to tell Daddy how much
we love him and thanks for his patience and support throughout the
pregnancy and birth.
Turner / Smith
Carl and Paula (nee Smith) are proud to announce the arrival of their
son, Zackary Carl, at 1:26 pm., on December
22nd, 2000, weighing 9
lbs. 8¼ ozs. First grandchild for William Turner and (the late Theresa
Turner) and R. Bruce Smith and Pam Smith, all of Mount Pearl. Special
thanks to my Dad, Nanny Smith and Madonna Stamp for being there through
my delivery and to Uncle Bill for staying with Mom while Dad was away
at work. Also thanks to all our family and friends for all their concern
Walsh / O'Brien
Greg (Marystown) and Susan (St. John's) are pleased to announce the birth
of their first son, Christopher Michael, born 5:03
December 4th, 2000, weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud
grandparents Patrick and Mary Walsh and Marian and the late Justin
O'Brien. Family resides in Red Deer, Alberta.
White / Connolly
Born to Jeff and Cathy (nee Connolly) and big brother Matthew at Saint
John, New Brunswick, on Tuesday, December 29th,
a baby boy, James Victor (Jamie), weighing 7 lbs.
15 ozs. Jamie is welcomed with love by proud grandparents Ron and Gloria
White and Uncle Blair and Ann at St. John's, Newfoundland, and grandparents
Dennis and Judy Connolly and family, Nova Scotia. Jamie, there are
many loving relatives and friends just waiting for Matthew to introduce
them to his baby brother.