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The Telegram Births
July 2003

 

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.
August 15, 2003

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).
August 01, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
September 05, 2003

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.
September 12, 2003

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 5NB.
August 01, 2003

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 case room.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
July 25, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

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.
August 08, 2003

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.
October 11, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
September 12, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

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 support.
August 15, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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 of Halifax.
August 15, 2003

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.
July 11, 2003

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 everyday.
September 05, 2003

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.
August 08, 2003

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 delivery.
August 01, 2003

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.
July 18, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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 Reeves.
September 05, 2003

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 and delivery.
January 02, 2004

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.
August 26, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
September 26, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

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.
July 18, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
August 29, 2003

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!
September 26, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

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.
August 29, 2003

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 excellent care.
October 24, 2003

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 Centre.
July 25, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

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).
August 15, 2003

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.
October 03, 2003

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.
August 29, 2003

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.
August 08, 2003

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.
July 16, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 29, 2003

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.
August 08, 2003

O'Brien / Brown
Born to Maureen O'Brien and Kevin Brown, a son, Michael Mackenzie Brown, 9 lbs. 12 ozs., at St. Catherines, ON. Proud grandparents Ron and Joanne O'Brien, Dr. Colin and Janet Brown, St. John's. Michael is welcomed by first time cousin Jennifer Manley in Toronto and Brown family cousin in Montreal and Gander. Buiochas le Dia!
No date listed---Telegram Date August 01, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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.
July 18, 2003

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.
August 29, 2003

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 and support.
September 19, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
July 11, 2003

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.
September 05, 2003

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.
August 15, 2003

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!
August 26, 2003

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.
July 25, 2003

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, NL.
August 08, 2003

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.
August 08, 2003

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.
August 01, 2003

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.
August 26, 2003

 

 

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