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ANDERSON/FUREY - Karla, Kevin and big brother Samuel Ted
are excited to announce the arrival of Kathleen Mabel, born February
20, 2004, weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud grandparents are Ted and Elaine
Furey of Mt. Carmel and Ed (Linda) Anderson and Phyllis (Ken) Levy of Petitcodiac,
N.B. Kathleen is the second great-grandchild for Mabel Furey of St. Joseph's.
Thanks to nurses Dinah, Margaret Ann and Christine. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle
for her care and dedication, you are truly an amazing person. Samuel and Kathleen
would also like to thank Nana Furey for her help and support before and after
AUSTENSEN/BROWNE - Shelley Browne and Scott Austensen announce the birth on February 14, 2004, of their second child, a son, Kyle Scott, in Atlanta, GA. A brother for Katie and seventh grandchild for Eugenie and Peter Browne of St. John's and fifth grandchild for Bruce Austensen of Maryland, VA.
BAIRD - Oh what a surprise! Mike and Sherry (Lush) are
thrilled to announce the early and safe arrival of precious baby Jessica
Lynn, a new baby sister for Sarah, and a new granddaughter for Joan,
Bernadette and John. Jessica was born on Saturday, February 7, 2004,
at 3:15 a.m. weighing 6 lbs., 9 ozs. Many thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike for her
excellent prenatal care, to Dr. Seviour and all of the caseroom staff that
helped bring Jessica into this world.
BOLAND/GOSSE - Doug and Roxanne are proud to announce the
safe arrival of their first child, Matthew Douglas, born on Feb.
26, 2004 at 5:45 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 5 ozs., at the Health Sciences
Center. The proud grandparents are Marie and Doug Gosse Sr. of John's and Betty
and Edward Boland of Point May, NL. Special thanks to Dr. Patrick O'Shea and
nurse Lisa for a safe delivery and their exceptional care.
BULLEN/MALLARD- Dave and Caroline and big sister Ava are
thrilled to announce the birth of a little brother and newest Leaf fan. Garrett
David Stephen was born on February 23, 2004, weighing
8 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents are Edward and Rita Mallard and Meta and the
late Reginald Bullen.
CARTER - Kathleen (Doyle) and Paul are delighted to announce
the birth of their first child, Michael Quinton, born February
22nd, 2004 in St. John's, weighing 5 lbs., 8 ozs. Grandparents
are Maureen and the late John Doyle, St. John's and Bernice and Graham Carter,
CHAISSON - Chris, Joanne (nee Bowen) and Big Sister (Jessica
Rita) are pleased to announce the arrival of Kendra Agnes on February
27, 2004, weighing 9 lbs. 12 oz. at foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta.
Kendra is the fourth grandchild for Jerome and Bridget Bowen of Gander, NL
and second for Janice and Leonel Chiasson, Antigonish, NS.
CHISHOLM - Richard and Cindy (Warren) are pleased
to announce the safe arrival of their daughter Chloe Ann Leah,
born February 10th at 00:18 a.m., weighing 8 lbs.,
6 ozs. Proud grandparents are Eugene and Leah Warren of Fortune, NL, Joseph
and Claire Chisholm of Moncton, NB and great-grandmother Beatrice Hillier of
Lamaline, NL. Special thanks to Dr. Moulton, Dr. Aurthur, Dr. Cremin, the nurses
and all the staff of BPHCC for their exceptional care and support.
CLARKE - Albert and Lisa (Shea) are delighted to announce
the arrival of our first child, Allison Catherine on February
7th. Allison is welcomed by a loving circle of family and
friends including proud grandparents Violet Clarke (Little St. Lawrence) and
Bride Shea (Harbour Grace). We would like to thank Dr. Tennant and Dr. Seviour
for pre-natal care and safe delivery. Special thanks also to case room nurses
Cathy and Juanita, and nurses of NICU and 5NB for their excellent care. Many
thanks to all family and friends for their love, encouragement, gifts and well
COLE - Gabriel, Madeline (Careen) and big brother Liam
are happy to announce the safe arrival of Noah Donald Patrick,
born on Feb. 24th, 2004 at 6:33 a.m., weighing
8 lbs., 5 oz. Proud grandparents are Allan and Gertie Careen and Donald & Patricia
COLE/DOYLE - Donna and Jason are thrilled to announce the
arrival of their first child Claire Elizabeth on February
3, 2004, at 11:43 a.m. weighing 8 lbs., 10½ ozs. Proud grandparents
are Anthony and Margaret Doyle (Marystown); Mark and Cynthia Cole (Victoria);
and great nanny, Madonna Doyle. Special thanks for Dr. Crane, Dr. Kum and their
teams; as well as the staff of the caseroom, 5NB, 5NA, and the Prenatal Home
CORNISH - William & Sheri (nee Howlett) and big
brother William are overjoyed with the birth of their second son, Alexander
Jonathan Joseph, born February 5, 2004, 5:24 p.m.,
weighing 7 lbs., at Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital, Fredericton, N.B. Proud
grandparents from NL. include Eugene and Gail Howlett, Goulds and Elson and
Lydia Cornish, Holyrood; Great-grandparents include Alma Chafe, Topsail and
Joseph Cornish, Bay d'Spear and Poppy Jonty smiling down from heaven. Special
thanks to Dr. Peter Landau.
DALTON/HOWLETT - Jamie and Nicolle are pleased to announce
the birth of their first child, Richard Edward, born February
13, 2004, weighing 8 lbs. 7¾ ozs. Proud grandparents are Edward
(Duddle) and Gertrude Dalton of Cape Broyle and Ita and the Late Richard Howlett,
Goulds. Very special thanks to Dr. Pike for the safe arrival and Dr. Kabisois,
Dr. Suppiah and Dr. Bolis, nurses Margaret Ann Dooling, Lisa Daley and a very
special thanks to nurse Shannon Cooney for her caring way to me and the nurses
on 5th Floor North. Most of all a special thanks to Daddy for his love and
support given to me and Mommy.
DEWLING/GOULDING - Vanessa and Job are overjoyed to announce
the birth of their first child Eric James. Our son was born Feb
14, 2004 at the HSC, weighing 10 lbs., 1 oz. Proud grandparents are
Ron and Dorothy Dewling and Max and Shirley Goulding. Aunt Nancy and Uncle
Ian are very excited to have a new nephew to spoil. Thanks to Drs. Gill, Seviour,
and Geumei and the nursing staff of the caseroom and 5NB. Special thanks to
our wonderful family and amazing circle of friends. We are very grateful for
all your love and support.
FRED/VICKERS - Corinne & Fred are thrilled to announce
the early and safe arrival of their precious son. Christopher Harold was
born Saturday, February 28, 2004, 3:36 a.m. at Toronto East
General Hospital, weighing 6 pounds 7 ounces. Proud grandparents are Chris & Florence
Vickers of Witless Bay and Bonadie & Jasmine Fred of Jamaica Queens,
FREEMAN - Earle & Bernadine wish to announce the birth
of their second child, Jacob, born February 12, 2004,
10:12 p.m. at the Janeway Health Sciences Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 14 ozs. Special
thanks to Dr. Lacelle, Dr. Moore, caseroom nurses and the nurses of 5 NB.
HARRIS - Rachel, Rebecca and Andrew, children of Stephen
and Gillian Harris, are extremely proud to announce the birth of their baby
brother. Jonathan Allan safely arrived at the Health Sciences
Centre on February 27th, 2004 at 9:25 a.m., weighing
8 Ibs 1 oz. Grandson to Rev. Gerald and Ruth Benson and Elmer and Joan Harris.
Special thanks to Dr. Patrick O'Shea and nurse Regina for a safe delivery.
HATFIELD - John, Colleen (Hurley) and big sister Madison
are delighted to announce the early and safe arrival of Andrew John
Patrick. Born on February 27, 2004 at 9:54 pm, Andrew
weighed 9 lbs. 7 ozs. Sharing in our happiness are proud grandparents Pat and
Barbara Hurley of St. John's. Watching over Andrew from Heaven are Poppy and
Nanny Hatfield, Andrew and Kathleen, of Placentia. Special thanks to Dr. Joan
Crane for the excellent prenatal care. Thanks also to Dr. Cherry Pike, the
caseroom staff and the nurses of 5NB.
HEALEY - A girl! Charleen (nee Parrott) and Brian
welcome their first child, Sarah Mary, born February
12, 2004, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz. Proud grandparents are Maureen & Tony
Healey and Bridie (Tolson Stanley) and the late Charles Parrott. Surviving
great-grandparents are Mary Davis, Mary Hickey and Angela Parrott. Thanks are
extended to Drs. Chaytor and Kravitz for excellent pre and post natal care.
Special thanks to nursing staff of caseroom and 5NB, especially Regina, Sue,
Charlene, Diane, Lorna, Joan, Lisa, Paula, Sonia, April, Debbie, Bev, Rose,
Judy. Thanks to the many physicians who monitored Mom during labour and post-operatively:
Drs. Pike, Kum, Bautista, Bolis, Geumei, Howse, Parsons, Crane and Kabisios.
Thanks also to Corrine and interns Tim and J.P. Thanks to those who called
or visited and who kept us in their thoughts and prayers. A special thank you
to Aunt Michelle for her help in the caseroom. And finally, Mommy and Sarah
especially thank Daddy for all his love and support along the way.
HOPKINS - Jason and Sylvia (O'Neill) are tickled
pink to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Bethany
Louise, born on February 22, 2004 at 8:04 pm, weighing
6 lbs. 12½ oz. Bethany is welcomed by a large circle of friends and
family, especially grandparents Ray and Ada Hopkins (Mt. Pearl) and great-grandmother
Wilhelmina Goodyear (Lumsden). Watching over Bethany from Heaven are Nanny
(Marcella) and Poppy (Tom) O'Neill. We would also like to thank Dr. Roache
for her excellent pre-natal care. The staff of 5NB along with Dr. Pike and
staff of the caseroom especially Karen Murray for Bethany's safe delivery.
Mommy would like to say a big thank you to Daddy for being a wonderful coach
and taking such great care of his girls. A special thank you to Aunt Audrey
(O'Rielly) for being such a great coach alongside daddy and all her help to
mommy since coming home. P.S. That a girl!!!
HOWLETT/TEMPLE - February 6, 2004, Montreal Canadiens 2022's
first round pick was born, Zachary David, at 11:05 a.m., weighing
7 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud parents for the first time, David and Tracey Howlett.
Proud grandparents for the first time, Melvin and Elva Temple of Whiteway,
Trinity Bay. Proud grandparents for the fifth time, Sam and Mary Howlett of
Petty Harbour. Much thanks to the doctors and nurses in the Caseroom and Daddy
for being a good coach.
KELLY - Proud parents Kevin and Debbie (Harris) are
thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious daughter, Abigail
Victoria, born on Friday, February 8, 2004, at 10:10
am, weighing 7 lb, 15.25 oz. Tickled pink by Abigail's arrival are Nanny Sarah
Harris, Nana Paula Kelly, Poppy Edward Kelly, Great-Grandma's Mary Jardine
and Sarah Barnes, Uncles Trevor and William Kelly, Aunt Beverly Hillier (Lester),
Godparents Scott and Sandi Mackey, and special cousins Kimberley Hillier and
Gavin Mackey. Lovingly remembered at this time is Alvin Harris, who would have
been a terrific Grandpa to Abigail. A big thank you to Drs. Heidi Kravitz and
Caroline Alteen for Mommy's excellent prenatal care. Special thanks to Drs.
Kravitz,Geumei, Parsons, Seviour, and Badrudin, and to all the caseroom nurses
foy their excellent support and ensuring Abigail's safe delivery, and to nurses
Heather and Kim of 5NB for their excellent care of Mommy and Abigail. Big kisses
and hugs to Daddy for all his love and support and for being a terrific coach.
LUNDRIGAN - First time parents, Wayne and Sherri (Driscoll)
are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious baby daughter, Abigail
Catherine on February 9, 2004, weighing 6 lbs. 15
oz. Proud grandparents are Doug & Cathy Driscoll and Wally & Anita
Lundrigan, both of Portugal Cove; and the first great-grandchild for Edward & Jean
Carberry of Spaniard's Bay. Proud uncles Blaine Driscoll and Rodney Lundrigan.
Special thanks to caseroom nurse, Darlene Fleming and the two grandmas for
being excellent coaches, Dr. Gill and staff of 5NB and all the family and friends
for their support, visits, and gifts.
MANNING - Joe and Paula (FitzPatrick) are so happy
to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Amy Maria who
arrived at 4:10 p.m., February 3, 2004 weighing 7 lbs, 6 ozs.
Proud grandparents are Dete FitzPatrick of Marystown and Grandpa Tom taking
care of us from heaven and Joe and Flora Manning of Epworth. Special thanks
to Dr. Joan Crane, Dr. Erica Howse, Dr. Kum, Dr. Alison Hillman, Caseroom Staff
and all the Doctors, Nurses and Staff at the 5th Floor Women's Health
Centre who took such good care of us. Your kindness and expertise is greatly
MARSHALL - Our new home has grown by two feet - now
our family is complete! George, Christina (Murphy) and big sister Lauren are
thrilled to announce the birth of JACK CURTIS on February
9, 2004, at 8:34 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 2 ozs. Delighted grandparents
are George and Catherine Marshall, Dunville, and Thomas and Clara Murphy, Witless
Bay. Welcoming Jack are his great-grandmothers, Mrs. Bridget King, Dunville,
and Mrs. Rose O'Driscoll, Tors Cove. We would like to thank Drs. Grandy, Crane,
Kum and Geumei for their excellent care of Mommy and Jack. A big thank you
to all the wonderful nurses of 5NB and caseroom nurse Michelle Randall and
to Nanny Marshall for caring for Lauren while Mommy and Daddy were at the hospital
with Jack. To all of our family and friends, thanks, as always, for your continued
love and support.
MARSHALL - It's a girl! Scott and
Tracey (nee Saunders) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first
child, Laura Anne, born at the Saint John Regional Hospital, NB, on February
25, 2004, weighing 6 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents are Roy and Jeanette Saunders
of St. John's, NL, and Allan and Ann Marshall of Hampton, NB.
McHUGH/SNOW - Ward & Patricia & big brother Blake
are delighted to announce the birth of their second son, Jack Cyril,
born February 2, 2004 at 10:46 am, weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs.
Proud grandmothers are Clara Snow & Mary McHugh. Looking proudly down from
heaven grandfathers Abram Snow & Clifford McHugh. Thanks to Dr. Roche for
her prenatal care. Dr. O'Grady & staff in caseroom & on 5NB for their
MORRISSEY - Hi, my name is Zachary Thomas Morrissey.
I arrived on February 24, 2004, weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. Just
in time to watch Montreal in the playoffs with my Daddy. My very proud parents
are Scott Morrissey and Natalie Davis. I have two big brothers, Stephen and
Daniel. My grandparents are Bert and Sharon Davis of St. John's and Francis
and Bride Morrissey of Cuslett. Mommy asked me to thank all of the nurses and
doctors that helpedus in the caseroom. A big thank you to Nanny Sharon, Koren
and Daddy for helping Mom with my delivery. Stephen and Daniel asked me to
thank Bride for taking care of them while mommy was in hospital.
NEMEC/ OSMOND - Joanne and Barry are delighted to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Jessica Mary Catherine,
6 lbs. 5 ozs., on February 23, 2004. The proud grandparents
are Mary and Tom Nemec and Catherine and Walter Osmond. Many thanks to Dr.
Johanne Lacelle and the Caseroom nurses at the Women's Health Centre, St. John's.
PEARCEY - Christopher and Penny (Tucker) thank God
for the safe arrival of their first child, Jonah Wilfred born February
22, 2004 weighing 9 lbs, 4 ozs. Proud grandparents are Wilfred and
Lois Tucker of Rothesay, N.B., and Charles and Avril Pearcey of St. John's.
A very special thanks to Dr. Roche for our excellent pre-natal care and Dr.
Pike for a safe delivery. Also many thanks to all the nurses and staff in the
caseroom and 5NB of the HSC for providing such outstanding care.
PENDERGAST - Amanda (nee Reid) and Shawn Pendergast
of Victoria, British Columbia and formerly of St. John's and Gander, Newfoundland,
are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Christopher
Wilson, weighing 7 pounds 14 ounces. Chris was born at the Victoria
General Hospital on February 6, 2004 at 6:16 p.m. under the
care of Dr. Nancy McLeod. Proud grandparents include Clarice Moore Reid, John
Reid, Wenda Temple and Wilson Temple all residing in Newfoundland, and first
time great-grandmother Florence Moore of Clarke's Beach. Chris is looking forward
to his first trip to Newfoundland to celebrate Christmas 2004.
PIKE - Sujata and Bill are delighted to introduce Kiran
Pike born 26th February 2004 in Edmonton,
Alberta. Welcomed by grandparents Catherine and Carl Pike and Dr. Ranjit
Chandra as well as many loving aunts and uncles. Special thanks to Drs. Ivanna
Tataryn and Jill Griffiths as well as the staff of the NICU, Royal Alexandra
POWER - Randy and Jennifer (Colford) are thrilled
to announce the safe arrival of their first child, a precious baby boy. Luke
Michael was born on February 3, 2004 at 10:06 a.m.,
weighing 6 lbs. 13 oz. Luke is the first grandchild for Edward and Brenda Colford
and the seventh for Hazel and the late Paddy Power. Luke is welcomed by his
big brown buddy, Jigger, along with a loving circle of family and friends.
We would like to extend our sincere appreciation and gratitude to our wonderful
doctor, Johanne Lacelle and amazing midwife, Robyn Beaudry for such exceptional
pre and post natal care. Thank you to Dr. Kim, Dr. Boulos, Corrine Bursey and
all the nurses for your help during our hospital stay. Also, thanks to all
our family and friends for all your kindness and generosity. I would like to
send an extra special thank you to my mom and Randy for all your love and support
especially during that long night! Randy, we have a beautiful baby, you're
the best. Lucky me, Lucky Luke.
SLADE - John and Tanya (Doyle) are delighted to announce
the arrival of their first child, Abigael Elise, born 5:46
p.m., February 21, 2004 at the Health Sciences Centre. Proud
grandparents are Harold and Eileen Doyle of St. John's and Max and Vera Slade
of Arnold's Cove. Thank you to all the doctors and nurses, especially Dr. House
and Dr. Tennent, and caseroom nurse Annette Coates.
TUCKER - Paige Austin and Corey Tucker are pleased
to announce the birth of their daughter Nora Mary Austin Tucker on February
6, 2004 at Redlands Community Hospital, Red-lands, California. Grace
and Reed are thrilled to welcome their baby sister. Grandparents, Jane and
Walter Tucker, James Austin and Judy Brown are delighted by Nora's arrival.
Proud great-grandparents are Carol Andrews (since deceased), Mary Austin and
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