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ABBOTT / STREET - Mike and Jennifer are pleased to announce
the birth of their daughter. Rachel Lesley was born on July
26, 2003, at 10:54 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 10.8 ozs. Rachel is the fifth
grandchild for Dave and Ethel Street of Paradise and the first grandchild for
Ed and Joan Abbott of Mount Pearl. Proud great-grandparents are James Street
of Bay Roberts, Clem Abbott of Bonavista, and Arch Clarke of Paradise. Also
thrilled with Rachel`s safe arrival are Aunt Tina and Uncle Tom Bennett, Aunt
Kimberley and Uncle Robert Hemeon, Uncle David and Crystal, and Aunt Michelle
and Jason. Rachel is looking forward to playing with her four cousins: Peter,
Jacob, Clarke, and Luke. Special thanks goes to the Caseroom nurses: Cheyann,
Darlene, Lisa, Shannon and Lavina and to Dr. Geoffrey White for all your care
and support throughout the pregnancy and for Rachel`s safe arrival to Mom and
Dad. We would also like to thank Rachel`s Aunt Kimberley for all her help as
Mommy`s second coach. We could not have done it without your love and support.
Special thanks goes to our Number 1 Coach... Daddy. Daddy was a great support
for Mom and Rachel throughout the pregnancy and during the labour and delivery.
ABBOTT / RICHARDS - Roger Abbott and Daphne Richards are
thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl. Dylan
Elizabeth Abbott was born July 29, 2003 at 11:31
a.m. at HSC, weighing in at 8 lbs. 12 oz. Proud first time grandparents are
John and Diane Richards (Paradise), Helen Abbott (South River) and Ken House
(Coley`s Point). Delighted great-grandmothers are Phyllis Lawlor and Mona Richards
and great-grandfather Mike Richards (Paradise).
BARNES / FOOTE - Jeff Foote and Jodie Barnes are delighted
to announce the birth of their daughter, Yolanda Marie Foote.
A little sister for Alicia, Brady and Anthony. Yolanda was born on July
29, 2003 at HSC, weighing 5 lbs. Proud grandparents: Poppy Max, Nanny
Diane Foote, Nanny Rose Foote, Nanny and Poppy Barnes. Also welcomed by great-grandparents
Chesley and Myrtis Foote and great-grandmother Blanche Taplin. Special thanks
to nurses of 5 North B, Dr. Kum and caseroom staff.
BARRON / GRACE - Hazel, Steven & big sister Leah are
overjoyed to announce the late arrival of Leah`s baby brother, Jason
Paul, born July 14, 2003, at 12:15 p.m., weighing
9 lbs. Proud grandparents are Patricia Grace, Mt. Carmel & John & Olive
Barron, O`Donnell`s. Special thanks to Drs. Kravits & Bartellas, caseroom
staff, especially Lisa. Thanks Daddy & Leah for your love & support.
BARRON / MacDONALD - Ross and Heather are delighted to announce
the arrival of their first child, Mairi Anna. Mairi was born July
17th in Aberdeen, Scotland, weighing 8 lbs 10 oz. Proud
grandparents Anna and Kenny Macdonald of Inverness, Scotland, and Mary and
the late Augustus Barron of St. John`s. Many thanks to family and friends for
all their love and support, kind wishes and gifts.
BARTLETT - Rebecca-Ann Kennedy Bartlett (6 lbs. 12 oz.) made
her grand entrance on July 23, 2003 @ 8:12 p.m. to the delight
of her parents Bill Bartlett and Carolann Kennedy. A welcomed sister for Carolann`s
sons Stephen & David, 11th grandchild of Ina and the late Allan
Bartlett (Dunville) and 14th grandchild of Lillian and Clayton Kennedy
(Port-de-Grave). Many thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. Pugh and the obstetrics staff
of the WHC for their excellent care.
BEST / POWER - John, Lyn and big brother Liam are pleased
to announce the safe arrival of Shaemus Peter on July
25, 2003 at the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre weighing 9 lbs
15 ozs.. Proud grandparents are Norman and Rita Power, and Alex and Gertrude
Best; great-grandparents Josephine Ryan and Peter Walsh, all of Southern Harbour.
Special thanks to the OBS staff and Drs. Saunders, Arthur, Cremin and Mayo.
BLACKMORE / WORTHMAN - Michael and Janet are delighted to
announce the safe arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Hannah
Pauline. Born July 9, 2003 at the WHC, weighing 7
lbs. 6 oz. Proud grandparents are Marion and Harland Blackmore, Lumsden. Watching
over Hannah from heaven are her very own guardian angels Nana and Grandad Worthman.
Special thanks to Doctors M. Petten and C. Pike for their excellent prenatal
care. Many thanks to the doctors, nurses and students in the caseroom and on
BORGAONKAR / COOPER- Mark and Suzanne are pleased to announce
the arrival of their third daughter ALLYSON ANNE. Born in
St. John`s on 19 July 2003, she weighed a whopping 11 lbs
10 oz. and was 23 inches long. Allyson is welcomed by her two enthusiastic
and helpful sisters, Claire and Lauren. She is the 5th granddaughter
for Jim and Elizabeth Cooper and the 6th granddaughter for Ram and
Barbara Borgaonkar. Thank-you to Drs. O`Shea and Delaney and the staff of the
BRENTON / WALSH - Vince, Donna and big sister Jenna are thrilled
to announce the safe arrival of their precious angel, Sarah Elizabeth.
Sarah was born on July 21, 2003, at 11:50 a.m., weighing 7
lbs. 2½ ozs. Special thank you to Dr. Delaney and her team at the WHC,
as well as Caseroom and 5NB staff of the HSC, for their expert care. Sarah
is welcomed by a large circle of family and friends.
BROUGHTON - Wayne and Goldie (nee Petten) are thrilled to
announce the safe arrival of their first child, a beautiful little girl, born July
22, 2003 at the Carbonear General Hospital, weighing 7 lbs. 9½ oz.
First grandchild for George and Evelyn Petten, Port de Grave and second granddaughter
for Ken and Evelyn Broughton, Brigus.
BROWN / MESSERVEY - Elaine and Steven are pleased to announce
the safe arrival of their beautiful baby boy Jonathan Steven,
on July 3, 2003 at 11:45 p.m., weighing 8 lbs at the HSC.
Special thanks to Dr. C. Pugh, Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Kamra, Andrew Healey, the
case room nurses Robin, Diane, Regina and Lisa and the staff of 5NB especially
Heather. Proud grandparents Churchill & Joan Messervey (Barachois Brook),
and Roy & Evelyn Brown (Corner Brook). We would also like to thank all
our family and friends for their love, support and gifts of the last few months.
A very very special thank you to Aunt Darlene, Karlie, Nanny Messervey (Iyi),
Aunt Kathy and Mary for all their support during labour and delivery.
BRUSHETT / O`MARA - John & Maggie are overjoyed to announce
the arrival of their son. Liam Patrick was born on July
22, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz. Proud grandparents Jack & Marie
O`Mara, William Brushett. Many thanks to Dr. Lacelle & caseroom staff.
Mommy & Liam send special thanks to Daddy, Aunt Frankie & Patricia
for all their love & support.
BURDEN - Tina (nee Budden) and Paul Burden wish to announce
the birth of their first child, Elizabeth Lilian, on July
5 at Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga, ON. Proud grandparents
are Lilian Budden in St. John`s, and George and Carrie Burden in Bryant`s Cove.
Fondly remembered are the late Elizabeth (Betty) Burden and Allan Budden.
BUTLER / LIDSTER - Ross and Denise Butler are thrilled to
announce the safe arrival of their first child, a son. Andrew Ross was
born at the WHC on July 2, 2003 at 11:36 a.m., weighing 8
lbs. 8 oz. Proud sixth time grandparents are Frank and Madeline Lidster of
Cupids Crossing and first time grandparents Harold and Glenys Butler of Brigus.
A very special thank you to Wendy Butt and Mary Parsons for helping coach Mom,
she will always remember how great both of you were. Also a special thank you
to the caseroom staff, especially nurses Lorna and Debbie, as well as Drs.
Kravitz, Pike and Parsons, and the nurses of 5NB for all your help and support.
BUTLER / FITZGERALD - Steve & Tracy & big sister
Rebecca Mae are thrilled to announce the arrival of their precious angel, Natalie
Claire, born July 19, 2003 at 9:34 a.m., weighing
7 lbs. 9 ozs. at Rockyview Hospital in Calgary, Alberta. Natalie is the second
grandchild for Frank & Barb Fitzgerald, Chamberlains & the sixth grandchild
for Dave & Peg Butler, St. John`s.
BUTLER / FUREY - Bobbi Glenn announces the safe and healthy
arrival of her little sister, Mary Ann on July 31st,
2003 at 7:13 a.m. Proud parents are Robert Butler and Suzette Furey.
Sharing in this special occasion are grandparents Kevin and Judy Butler of
Gander and Jack and Mary Furey, residing in Halifax. A special thanks to the
staff at the Women`s Health Centre, Health Sciences in St. John`s.
BUTTON / HILL - David, Kelley (Hill) and big sister Meghan
are excited to announce the birth of their precious daughter and baby sister! Hillary
Grace arrived at the Women`s Health Centre on Tuesday, July
1, 2003, at 4:05 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 4.5 ozs. Proud grandparents
are Roy and Loretta Hill of Mount Pearl and Lonz and Lorna Button of Harbour
Grace. Loving great-grandmothers are Abigail Kearley and Marjorie Boutcher.
Hillary is welcomed by Aunt Kim and Uncle Doug, Aunt Jennifer, Aunt Susan and
special cousin Tyler. We would like to send special thanks to Dr. Jeff White
for his exceptional prenatal care and for the safe delivery of Hillary. We
would also like to thank caseroom nurses Lorna and Lavinia for their wonderful
care and especially 5NB nurse Maxine Fifield, who truly is an angel on earth.
Mommy would like to thank Daddy, Nana Hill and Aunt Jennifer for their support
during the delivery and Poppy Hill and Grandma Lorna for taking care of Meghan
while Mommy was in the hospital. Many thanks to our family and friends for
their love and warm wishes.
BYRNE / LAMBE - Dennis and Sheila (Byrne) are thrilled to
announce the safe arrival of Mommy and Daddy`s little angel, Sarah
Elizabeth, born July 11, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 13
ozs., at the Carbonear General Hospital. Delighted grandparents are Uldine
Lambe, Brigus, and Annie and William Byrne, Harbour Grace. Poppy Lambe is keeping
an eye on her from heaven. Special thanks to Dr. Marais and the nursing staff
of the 5th Floor, especially Debbie Tuttle. We also thank our family
and friends for their love and continuing support.
CARROLL - Jamie and Nancy (Heffernan) are pleased to announce
the birth of their daughter, Leah Elaine, born at the IWK
Health Center, Halifax, NS on July 16, 2003. Proud grandparents
are Heather Heffernan and Bill Heffernan, both of Mt. Pearl, Linda and Jack
Lawlor, Eastern Passage, NS and George and Anderine Carroll, Lake Echo, NS.
Great grandparents are Wynn Janes and Bill and Agatha Herrernan, Mt. Pearl.
CHIASSON / PIKE - Ken and Flora are pleased to announce the
birth of their third child, Tori Renee. Sister Megan and brother
Kyle were overjoyed on July 17, 2003 when Tori arrived at
2:45 p.m., weighing 10 lbs. 8½ oz. Proud grandmother Joan Pike, grandparents
watching over Tori from heaven Margaret and Del Chiasson and Freeman Pike.
Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz and the outstanding staff in the caseroom, also
a heartfelt thank you to Tori`s Guardian Angel nurse Heather.
COADY - Steven and Nicole are happy to announce
the early, but safe arrival of their first child, Tyler Patrick Coady.
A new Montreal Canadian Fan and a fishing buddy for grandpa. Born July
10 in Calgary, Alberta. Also excited about Tyler`s arrival are first
time grandparents Mike and Nina Cahill of Chamberlains and Rick and Barb Coady
of Goulds. Also Aunt Yolanda and Uncle Billy, also Aunt Michelle Coady and
1st time great-grandparents Harold & Rita Cahill.
COADY / EDISON - Gary and Margo Edison of Gander are pleased
to announce the arrival of their first son Aidan Michael,
who was born at the James Paton Memorial Hospital on July 3, 2003 weighing
9 lbs 4 ozs. Proud Grandparents are Dermot and Margaret Coady and Cyril and
Eleanor Edison of Gander. Very Special thanks to the Obstetrics staff at the
JPMH, to Dr. K. Blundell, and Dr. A. Owadalla for their outstanding care and
COLLIER / WHITTLE - Paula and Paul and big brother Jacob
Tyler are delighted to welcome Jessica Taylor, who was born
on July 16, 2003, in Quebec, weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs. Second
grandchild for Paul and Matilda Collier, St. Albans, and Kevin and Veronica
Whittle, St. John`s. Great-grandparents are Arthur and Minnie Wilcott, St.
Albans, and Veronica Mills of St. John`s. She is the first niece for Paula`s
brother Boyd and Paul`s sister Karen.
COOK / KERR - Greg and Wendy are pleased to announce the
birth of their first child, a boy, Geoffrey Douglas. Born
in Halifax, N.S., July 12, 2003, weight 6 lbs. 9 oz. Proud
grandparents are Doug and Nancy Cook of St. John`s and Geoff and Donna Kerr
CRITCH - James and Lori (Power) are happy to announce the
arrival of their son, Matthew James Harold. Born at W.H.C.
on July 7, 2003 at 2:42 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 12 oz. Proud
grandmother Lyda (Harold) Critch and all the family of St. John`s; also proud
grandparents Alonzo and Mamie Power of Mount Pearl. Thanks to all the doctors
and nurses at the W.H.C. - you all did a wonderful job. A very special welcome
to Matthew from his big brother Jamie, who loves him so much. Matthew would
like to thank Daddy, Mommy and big brother Jamie for all their love and support.
CUMMINGS - Mike & Jen (nee Rossiter) are proud to announce
the arrival of their first child, Ethan Gary Cummings, born July
14th 2003 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital at 10:59 p.m., weighing
8 lbs 12 oz. Our thanks to all of the nurses at the Civic that helped us along
the way! Ethan looks forward to meeting all of his grandparents soon - Tom & Daphne
Rossiter of Mt. Pearl & Judith Cummings of Chatham, ON - as well as his
Aunts, Uncles & cousins. He`s watched over by special angels Josephine & Gary
DALE / HOLDEN - On July 2, 2003, at 8:52
p.m. Emma became a proud big sister to BENJAMIN CHRISTOPHER,
weighing 9 lbs. ½ oz. Proud parents are Dana and Christopher of Mount
Pearl. Fifth grandchild for Annie and Wilson Dale of Pouch Cove and second
grandchild for David and Jeannette Holden of Mount Pearl. Special thanks to
Annette Coates, Dr. Britt Moore and Dr. Heidi Kravitz.
DAWE / MORGAN - Bill and Kim (Morgan) are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Alexander James, born July
9, 2003 at the WHC, weighing 8 lbs. 11 oz. Proud first time grandparents
Jim and Denise Morgan, St. John`s, second grandchild for Reg and Mary Dawe,
Seal Cove. Thanks to Dr. Pugh and team, as well as the caseroom and 5NB floor
nurses. Also special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support during the
DONNAN - Hugh and Valerie (Warren) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their daughter, Erica Maria Claire, born on July
13, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 13¾ ozs. Proud grandparents Nana
Warren, Grandma and Granda Donnan send their love. Grandpa Warren sends his
love from heaven. Also love from Great-Grandma Facey and Great-Grandma Upshall.
Claire is also welcomed with special love from Auntie Angela and Uncle Richard.
Special thanks to all the nurses and doctors for a safe delivery.
DRUKEN / TUCKER - Jason and Pam are thrilled to annouce the
birth of their precious little boy, Caleb Alexander, born July
30th, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. at the Women`s Health
Centre. Caleb was welcomed with open arms by the very proud first time grandparents
Bob and Rita Druken and is the fourth great-grandson for Mrs. Rita Tucker.
We thank Dr. Pike, Dr. Kum, Dr. Brit Moore, Dr. Ciganovic and caseroom nurses
Marina and Vanda for utilizing all their skills to ensure Caleb`s safe arrival,
as well the staff of 5 North B did a wonderful job in caring for Caleb after
he was born. We would also like to thank all our family and friends for their
love, support and gifts of the last few months and during our stay in hospital.
Caleb and Mommy want to thank Daddy for all his support and coaching during
labor and delivery. Upon arrival at home Caleb was greeted at the door by his
four legged friends Woogie, Tia, Ralph and Hilary; and you never know maybe
Caleb will become a third generation Tronto Maple Leafs fan.
EDSTROM - Dr. John and Cathy Edstrom and Big Brother Ethan
are happy to announce the birth of Avery Grace, in Edmonton,
Alberta, on July 27, 2003. Celebrating Avery`s birth in St.
John`s are grandparents Dr. Harry and Grace Edstrom and great-grandmother Victoria
FEAVER/CLANCEY - Don and Colleen (nee Clancey) are thrilled
to announce the birth of their first child, a healthy baby girl, Calla
Olga, born at the WHC on July 28th, 2003,
at 3:27 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 4 oz. Proud grandparents are John and Ruth
Feaver of Goulds. Watching over Calla from heaven are guardian angels Nanny
Olga and Poppy Richard Clancey. Thankfully, Poppy Clancey had 4 wonderful
and proud months with Calla before he went to heaven. We would like to
thank Dr. Jacqueline Verge for all her encouragement, support and wonderful
early prenatal care, Drs. Pike, Kum and Dr. Andrea Singleton for her excellent
care and friendly visits (you have what it takes to be a wonderful doctor),
and especially Dr. Steve Parsons for bringing Calla safely into the world.
Huge thank-you`s to all the staff in the caseroom, home monitoring prenatal
services and especially the wonderful nurses of 5NB. A special thank-you
to Darlene Fagan for all her coaching and support during Calla`s delivery,
we couldn`t have done it without you! Mommy and Calla would like to say
an extra special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support during pregnancy
FINN - Kim Todd and David Finn are very pleased to announce
the birth of Lucy Nina Frances Finn, July 24, 2003. 12
days late and 8 lb, 14 oz., Lucy brings great excitement and joy to big
sister Kate and big brother Owen, family and friends. Lucy is the fourth
grandchild for Nina Todd of St. John`s, and sixth for Bill Finn, Grand
Falls. Thanks and smiles to Dr. Pat O`Shea, Christa and Darlene (sorry
about your arm!) on the fifth floor, and Carol and staff of the third floor.
FOOTE - Jeff Foote and Jodie Barnes are delighted to announce
the birth of their daughter, Yolanda Marie Foote. A little
sister for Alicia, Brady and Anthony. Yolanda was born on July 29,
2003 at HSC, weighing 5 lbs. Proud grandparents: Poppy Max, Nanny
Diane Foote, Nanny Rose Foote, Nanny and Poppy Barnes. Also welcomed by great-grandparents
Chesley and Myrtis Foote and great-grandmother Blanche Taplin. Special thanks
to nurses of 5 North B, Dr. Kum and caseroom staff.
FUDGE / MCCARTHY - Michael, Robin and big brother Patrick
are delighted to announce the birth of a darling daughter, Elizabeth
Abigail, born July 8, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs.,
in Edmonton, Alberta. Baby Beth is the second grandchild for Mike and Loretta
McCarthy, Marystown, and the fifth for Calvin and Laura Fudge, Lewisporte.
A special welcome from great-grandparents Leslie and Mary Ginn, Mary Martin
and Gladys McCarthy. Joining in the good wishes are Aunt Leanne, St. John`s;
Uncle Glen, Edmonton; Uncle Paul and Aunt Leighanne and cousins Emma, Megan,
and Sara, St. George, New Brunswick.
GRIFFIN / POWER - Tammy and Norbert are pleased to announce
the birth of their first child, a precious baby boy. Ethan Norbert was
born on July 14, 2003, at 8:46 a.m. at the Health Sciences
Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents Jim and Matilda Power and
Norbert and Barbara Griffin.
HALFYARD - Billy and Daniela (Winsor) are tickled pink to
announce the arrival of their first baby girl. Emily April was
born on July 25/03 at 11:31 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 15 ozs.
Proud 1st time grandparents are Doug & Bette Winsor, and 2nd time
grandparents Bill & Genevieve Halfyard. Special thank you`s to Dr. Tennent
and his team for their prenatal care and also to the staff in the case room & especially
5NB. A big thanks to our family and friends for all their help during our extended
stay in hospital. Mommy & Emily would like to say an extra special thanks
to Daddy for all his love & support during pregnancy and delivery.
HAMMOND / TOBIN - Chris, Wanda and big sisters Keira and
Kassidy are delighted to announce the safe arrival of Kacey Clara,
born July 22 @ 12:19 p.m. Kacey weighed 8 lbs., 2 oz. and
was 20" long. Also welcoming Kacey are Nanny Clara Hammond, Bell Island,
Nanny Bridget Tobin, Torbay, Poppy Nick Tobin and special friend Rosemary,
St. John`s & great-grandmother Laura Tobin, Gaskiers, SMB. Special thanks
to Dr. Pat Roche, Nurse Shannon caseroom Nurse Maxine 5NB and Dr. Kabisios.
HICKEY - It`s a boy! Glen and Lynn Ann are proud to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Michael Richard, born July
9, 2003 at 4:06 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 5 oz. Special thanks to Dr.
Kravitz, Dr. Bartellas, the house staff, caseroom nurses and the staff of 5NB.
Also special thanks to my Daddy for all his love and support during the pregnancy
and labour. Thanks to cousin Joanne for supporting us through the delivery.
HISCOCK / PUGH - Nancy and Dann announce the arrival of
their precious daughter, MEAGHAN DANIELLE, who descended
from heaven at 10:51 p.m. on July 23, 2003, weighing 5 lbs.
11 ozs. Meaghan is welcomed by proud grandparents Glenn and Elsie Hiscock
and Brett and the Late Helen Pugh, delighted great-grandmothers Ruby Hiscock
and Pearl Morgan, and her many aunts, uncles and cousins. Many thanks are
extended to the nurses and staff of the Caseroom, 5NB, and the Prenatal Home
Care Program. Special thanks to Drs. Roche, Pugh, Geuemi, Morgan, and Flood.
HOLLETT / TILLEY - Ken, Sandra and big brother Henry are
delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful daughter and baby sister. Amelia
Grace was born on July 4, 2003 at 8:42 a.m., weighing
8 lbs., 1 oz at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s. Proud grandparents
are Grace (Roy) Tilley, Carbonear and Harold and Grace Hollett, Mount Pearl.
Many thanks to our family and friends for their love and support.
JAMES - Steve & Donna (Tricco) are delighted to announce
the birth of Abigail Mary Patricia on July 9/03 at
the WHC, weighing 5 lbs. 14 ozs. Abigail is welcomed by proud grandparents
Ed & Pat Tricco, Angus & the late Mary James, and great-grandmothers
Mary Bennett and Ellen Tricco. Special thanks are extended to Drs. Inkpen & Pugh
for their excellent prenatal care, as well as to the Drs., nurses, LPN and
medical students who assisted in Abigail`s delivery and care. We are deeply
grateful to our family, friends and co-workers who have been very supportive
and caring during this wonderful time in our lives, especially to Nanny Tricco
for all her help!
JARVIS / SALA - SALA- It`s a Girl!!!! Eric, Tanya and big
brother Andrew are thrilled to announce the arrival of Olivia Regina
Joy at the WHC July 28, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 2.5
ozs. Proud grandparents are Joyce Hollett, George and Lorraine Jarvis, Joe
and Betty Sala, and the late Regina Sala. Olivia is the first niece for Aunt
Tracy Sala and Uncles Greg Jarvis and Emanuele Sala. Thanks to Drs. Roche,
Delaney, and Pugh, caseroom nurse Tracey, and OBS nurses Jillian and Cathy.
Special thanks also to Lisa, Judy and Gary for all their help and support.
JARVIS / STEVENS - Ken and Kathleen and big brother Robbie
are thrilled to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby daughter and
sister, Elizabeth Kathleen, on July 8, 2003,
weighing 7 lbs. 12 oz. Proud grandparents are Frank and Florence Stevens
and Stephen and Ethel Jarvis. Thank you to Dr. O`Grady and caseroom and 5NB
nurses of the Womens Health Center. A special thank you to family and friends
for their love and support.
JEWER / LETTO - Michelle and Keith Jewer wish to announce
the birth of their first child, Adam Keith. Adam was born
on July 12, 2003, at 10:09 a.m., weighing 7 lbs 15 oz. Mom
and Dad would like to thank proud grandparents, Graham and Audrey Letto and
Randolph and Edna Jewer for all their help after Adam`s arrival. Special
thanks to Dr. Pugh, Dr. Kum, the case room nurses, and staff of 5NB for their
JONES - Mark and Krista (Stone) are pleased to announce the
birth of their precious son, Reginald Matthew. Born July
5th, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz. Matthew is the third
grandchild for Harold and Doreen Stone and the first grandchild for Reginald
and Patricia Jones. Also thrilled with Matthew`s safe arrival are his great-grandparents
Norman and Alma Farewell and Mae Jones, Uncle Craig and Aunt Donna Stone, uncle
Ken Jones, Aunt Andrea and Uncle Colin Deacy, cousins Katie and Andrew Stone.
Many thanks to Dr. Tennent and Dr. Gill and the nurses at the Women`s Health
KENNEDY / PICCO - Big sister Katrina-Lynn is excited
to announce the arrival of her handsome baby brother, Liam James,
born at the WHC, July 12, 2003, at 5:15 p.m., weighing
8 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud parents are Jamie and Lisa. Proud grandparents Walter
and Lucella Kennedy, Marie (Toni) Picco, and great-grandfather Larry
Molloy. A big thank you to the wonderful staff of the Caseroom and 5NB.
Special thanks to Dr. Kum and Lisa Daly, R.N., for helping bring Liam
safely into the world.
KEOUGH / LINDSAY - David and Shanna joyfully announce
the birth of their daughter, Molly Rose, in Toronto
on July 21, 2003. She is welcomed by her brother Timothy,
and by her grandparents Kevin and Joan Keough of St. John`s, and Ken
and Alison Lindsay of London, Ontario.
KING / MERCER - Hi everybody! It`s me, Cole. Just wanted
to tell everyone that I am finally a big brother. My beautiful baby sister, LAUREN
MARIE, rushed into the world during the early morning hours
of July 22, 2003, at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in
Edmonton, AB, weighing 7 lbs. 4 ozs. She didn`t even wait for me to wake
up, but I think I`ll share my blankie with her anyway. Myself, mommy
and daddy (Rita (nee King) and Barry) are delighted with the early, but
safe arrival of our new bundle of joy. She`s just perfect. My grandma
and grandpa (Jim and Lucy King) of Placentia and nanny and poppy (George
and Hazel Mercer) of Buchans are just ecstatic and can`t wait to see
Lauren. Thanks to Uncle Brian and Auntie Mary for taking care of me when
mommy and daddy had to rush to the hospital. Lauren makes our family
complete; filling our arms with love and our hearts with joy. Watching
over us from heaven are my twin brothers, Gavin and Dane (resting in
the Garden of Angels).
LOCKE / SMITH - On July 23, 2003 at
6:57 a.m. David and Cassandra were blessed with the birth of their 7
lb. 4 oz. son Nathan David. He is welcomed with love
by grandparents Dave and Rita Locke, and John and Frances Smith. Warmest
thanks to Dr. Delaney and Dr. Shaw for their special care of both Nathan
and Mommy. The staff of the caseroom and the neo-natal intensive care
unit at the Janeway Children`s Hospital are amazing. A heartfelt thank-you
is also extended to Dr. W. Williams, the staff of the cardiac unit (4D)
and the critical care unit at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Thank-you to our family and friends for all your support and prayers.
We are truly blessed.
MACDONALD- Jason & Tracy (Fagan) are thrilled to
announce the safe arrival of their precious daughter, Hannah
Evelyn, born July 12/03 at the WHC, weighing
7 lb. 10 oz. Elated first-time grandparents are Joan & Kelvin MacDonald,
CBS and third-time grandparents Rita & Roy Fagan, CBS. Also welcomed
by first-time great-grandparents Pearl & Frank Carter, Badger`s Quay
and other family & friends. Thanks to Drs. Misik, Tennant & Mossman
and all case room staff. Mom and Hannah would like to thank Daddy for
being such a fantastic coach.
Malcomson- Graham & Pauline (Welsh) are pleased
to announce the safe arrival of their new addition, Nathan Anthony.
A beautiful baby boy, born July 15th, 2003 at
1:22 am at HSC, weighing 7lbs 5oz. Proud first time grandparents are
Denzil & Patsy Welsh (Islington), third Grandchild for Roger & Margaret
Malcomson (Liverpool, England). Thanks to Dr. C Pugh for all her care
throughout the pregnancy, and Drs Blair Butler, & Justin Flood, for
a great delivery. Special thanks to nurses Annette & Vanda (caseroom) & staff
of 5NB. Special thanks to Daddy & Nanny Welsh for all the great coaching
during labor and delivery.
MARSH - SMITH- Proud parents Lisa Marsh and Vernon Smith
are pleased to announce the birth of their baby girl. Sophie Jenna
Marsh-Smith was born July 11, 2003 at 12:21 p.m.,
weighing 9 lbs. 4 oz. Extra special thanks to paramedics Perry Doyle and Craig
Reid and medical staff.
MOORES - Terry and Victoria are thrilled to announce the birth of their
baby boy, Cameron, born on July 26, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 12 oz. Welcoming
Cameron are his proud grandparents, great-grandmothers, aunts, uncles
and cousins. We would like to say a special thank you to Dr. Tennent,
caseroom staff and obstetrical staff at the WHC for their excellent care.
Cameron would also like to send a special thank you to his Great Aunt
Clare for her support during the labour and delivery.
MURPHY - Ken Murphy and Jane Kieley are delighted
to announce the birth of their son Colin Raymond Kieley Murphy at
the Health Sciences Centre on July 28, 2003, weighing
7 lbs 8 ozs. Colin is welcomed by big brother Evan and proud grandmothers
Kay Murphy and Patricia Kieley. Special thanks to Dr. Patricia Roche
for her excellent care.
MURRAY / MERCER - Scot and Stephanie are pleased
to announce the birth of their first child, a precious baby boy. Joel
MacKinnon was born July 1st, 2003 at
Foothills Hospital in Calgary, Alberta, weighing 5 lbs. 2 oz. Proud
first time grandparents are Vic and Cindy Mercer of Grand Falls-Windsor
and John and Geralyn Murray of C.B.S. Also thrilled with Joel`s safe
arrival are his great-grandmothers Jessie Mercer and Catherine Murray,
and Aunt Lynn.
O'Brien / Brown
O`ROURKE / WHELAN - Bonnie, Mike and big sister
Sarah are thrilled to announce the birth of their wonderful baby
boy, Connor Michael Patrick, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz.
Connor was born at the Womens Health Centre at 10:02 p.m. on July
5, 2003. Connor is welcomed by family and friends, especially
proud grandparents Anne and Patrick O`Rourke of Outer Cove and Geraldine
and Bernard Hawco of Chapel`s Cove. Many thanks to Dr. Tennant and
his team, and to the caseroom and 5th floor nurses of the WHC. Special
thanks to coach Carolyn, Dr. Michelle Suga and nurse Shannon for
Connor`s safe delivery.
PARK - Proud parents Brenda and Derek Park are
pleased to announce the birth of their precious baby girl, Emily
Hannah Park, born July 7, 2003, at 9:44
a.m., weighing 5 lbs. 7 ozs. Thanks to Nanny and Grandpa Park, Dr.
Cheryl Pugh, delivery team, staff 5NA & ICU and family members
for their help and support.
PELLEY / SUMMERS - On July 10, 2003,
Breanna Lynn became a big sister to Brady Joseph,
weighing 6 lbs. 13½ oz. Parents Lori and Joey are thrilled
with their new little boy. Thrilled grandparents Fred and Trudy Summers,
Joe and Patsy Pelley. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz and 5NB nurses
and best friend Natasha Wicks.
PENNELL - Steve and Lesa -nee Buckley - and
big sister, Aislinn, are thrilled to announce the safe arrival
of our precious baby girl, Keira Stephanie,
born July 14, 2003 at 7:12 P.M., weighing 6
lbs. Proud grandparents are Leo and Florence Buckley of St. John`s
and Martha and Leonard Pennell of Corner Brook. Proud great-grandparents
are Evelyn and William Rose of Brigus. Thank you to Nurse Regina
Hodder and Dr. Butler for their extra-special care. Special thanks
to Nanny & Poppy Buckley for taking such exceptional care
of Aislinn during the arrival of Keira. Additional thanks to
family members for their support during the entire day! Mommy
and Keira send a big thanks to Daddy and Aislinn for their love
POND / WOOLGAR - Lisa and John are thrilled
to announce the safe arrival of Miquel Diego.
Miquel was born on Wednesday, July 23, 2003 at
9:57 p.m. at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 5 oz.
Proud grandparents are George and Linda Woolgar and Alvin and
Deborah Pond. Special thanks to the doctors and nurses for all
their help and support.
POTTLE - Kim, Bill and big brother Andrew are thrilled to
announce the arrival of Laura Kimberley born Friday,
July 4 at 10:21 am weighing 9 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandparents are Kevin
and Barbara Dawe & William and Pearl Pottle. Many thanks to Drs. Pike,
Parsons, Kamrah, Garber and nurses Tracey Clarke and Joan Lake O`Rielly for
their outstanding care. An extra special thank you to Aunt Kelly for traveling
home to be with us as well as Nanny & Poppy Dawe for taking exceptional
care of Andrew.
RADFORD - IT`S A GIRL AGAIN! A little sister
for Reilly Jane. Born to Paul and Cori-Jane (nee Cook, Fluffy),
their second child, Reegan Lillian at 1:58
a.m. on Thursday, July 24, 2003 at the Health
Sciences Centre, weighing 8 pounds. Overjoyed Grandparents
Stan and Nancy Cook, and Jim and Judy Radford. Great-Grandmother
Kathleen Orton and Great Great-Aunt Loretta McGrath. Excited
family Aunt Tonya Jane (nee Cook, T-Jay), Uncle Douglas and
cousin Thomas Critch; Aunt Treena (nee Rowe), Uncle Stanley
and cousins John Stanley & Sebastian Cook; Aunt Heather
(nee Radford), Uncle Ted and cousins Matthew & Michael
Davis; and Uncle Stephen Radford. Sincere thank you to Dr.
Johanne Lacelle, Dr. Cheryl Pugh, Clerk Justin Flood and
Case Room Nurse Joan Dalton for all their support and kindness.
RALPH - Hello, my name is McKenzie
Jane Cavelle Ralph. I was born on July
2, 2003 and I weighed 7 lbs 4 oz. My Mom and Dad,
Craig and Heather Ralph, are so proud of me and they want
everyone to know they love me very much. My arrival was
very pleasant thanks especially to Dr. Pat Roche and her
wonderful team. I also have to say a special thank you
to the Doctors and Nurses at the Janeway. I spent some
time there and they really took care of me and now I am
big and strong. My Nanny and Poppy, Harry and Lorraine
Ralph, and my uncle Michael are so happy that I am doing
well. Nanny and Poppy have been taking care of me. They
can`t wait for me to get a little older so that they can
spoil me. My other grandparents, Dorothy (Calgary), Maggie
and Greg McMullin (Halifax), and my aunt Kelly and Uncle
Ron (Toronto) are so happy I am doing well and I can`t
wait to see them. Mom and Dad would like to say thanks
to all our friends and family for their kind support. I`ll
see you at the playground.
RIGGS - Kelly, Michelle and big
brother Cameron are thrilled to announce the birth of a precious
little boy, Brady Michael Riggs, born July
8, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents
are Cyril and Dorothy Riggs (Bay de Verde) and Lloyd and
Catherine Spencer (Mt. Pearl). Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Kravitz
for her wonderful prenatal care, Dr. Geumei, caseroom nurses
Paula and Bev, and 5NB nurse Laura. Thank you to our families
for all their love and support. Special thanks to Aunt Denise
for all her help. It`s a wonderful world!
SMITH - Born on July 13, 2003, a beautiful
baby girl, Kaitlyn Marie, to Dee Ann and David Smith of Grafton,
Wisconsin. Happy grandparents are Donna and Richard Hakert of Buffalo, Wyoming
and Carol and Cliff Smith of St. John`s, NL.
SQUIRES / WILSON - Blair and Cathy are
happy to announce the birth of their beautiful baby boy, Brayden
Wilson, born at the IWK Health Center, Halifax,
NS on July 4, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 4
oz. Proud grandparents are Robert and Margaret Wilson,
Lower Sackville, NS and Cal and Daphne Squires, St. John`s,
STAMP / TOBIN - Rick and Wanda and big
brother Daniel are delighted to announce the safe and quick
arrival of Christopher Gerard, born on July
31, 2003, at 2108, weighing 8 lbs. 7½ ozs.
Proud grandparents Anita Stamp, Gerry and Gertrude Tobin;
great-grandmothers Mrs. Isabelle Kielly and Mrs. Laura
Tobin of St. Mary`s Bay. Special thanks to Dr. Cheryl Pugh,
Dr. Tallon, Roxanne Vardy, Dr. Nicholson, and all the delivery
team. Also the 5th floor nursing staff. A very
special thank you to Daddy for being so helpful and supportive
over the last couple of months.
TUCKER / MURPHY - Daniel and Juanita
are thrilled to announce the very quick, but safe arrival
of their third child, Braeden Daniel,
born July 7, 2003, at 10:50 p.m., weighing
8 lbs. 4½ oz. Proud big brothers are Jordan and
Lucas. Proud grandparents are Eric and Judy Tucker, Paradise
and Michael and Elizabeth Murphy, Open Hall. A special
thanks to Dr. Kravitz and casroom nurse Tracey and the
nurses of 5NB of the WHC.
YETMAN - Walter and Mandy are
proud to announce the arrival of their newest little Hab
fan, Brody Patrick Yetman, born at 10:09
a.m. on Tuesday, July 15, 2003. Brody
weighed 8 lbs. 9½ ozs. Proud grandparents: Robert
and Betty Yetman, Kay Fleet, and Poppy Fleet who`s keeping
a watchful eye from heaven. A special thanks to all the
family and friends for their support and the Caseroom nurses
who offered amazing support, as well as all the staff at
5 North B.
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