Share/Save/Bookmark

Presented by the
Newfoundland's Grand Banks Site
to assist you in researching your Family History

Click on the graphic below to return to the NGB Home Page
Newfoundland's Grand Banks

To contribute to this site, see above menu item "About".

These transcriptions may contain human errors.
As always, confirm these, as you would any other source material.

The Telegram Births
June 2002

 

ANDERSEN /JONES - Michael & Lisa are thrilled to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Gemma. Born June 20, 2002 at the HSC, weighing 7 lbs. 12½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Don & Vivien Jones, Codroy Valley (formerly of Carbonear) & Ilse Andersen & Bert Trepanier, Halifax & great-grandparents Pepper Mercure & Andersen. Also welcoming baby Gemma are Bee & Gunnar, Aunt Julia & Uncle Rob, Aunt Wendy & Uncle Rick, cousins Desmond & Ingrid and many other wonderful family & friends home and away. Many thanks to Karen Murray, Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Geumei, Krista and the nurses of 5NB and special thanks to Daddy and Grandma for their love and support during delivery.
July 20, 2002

ANDERSON - WHITE - Born June 22, 2002 --- to Joe White of St. Mary`s, NL and Jodi Anderson of Pembroke, Ontario, a miracle baby boy, Malcolm Joseph Anderson-White, weighing 1 pound 12 ounces at the Ottawa Hospital. Fourteenth grandchild for proud grandparents Michael and Ann White of St. Mary`s, NL, and a first grandchild for Jim and Marg Anderson of Pembroke, ON. A heartfelt thank-you to all the doctors and nurses of the NICU at CHEO and the General, who took such special care of Malcolm, especially Dr. Rebecca Sherlock. Also a special thank-you to Malcolm`s Aunt Geraldine and Uncle Keith, and cousins David and Nickolas, for opening their home to us over the past four months. The kindness, support and prayers by family, friends and colleagues has been deeply appreciated.
November 23, 2002

ARMSTRONG - LACHANIS- TWINS! Lori Armstrong-Lachanis (Formerly of Witless Bay) and husband Taso are very excited to announce the birth of their twin boy and girl on June 30th, 2002. Thomas Dimitrios arrived safely at 16:42 weighing 5 lbs., 1 oz. Selena Elizabeth followed closely at 16:44 weighing 4 lbs., 9 ozs. Proud grandparents are Robert and Agnes Armstrong (formerly of Witless Bay) and Jim and Anna Lachanis of Toronto, Ontario. Our little cherubs are welcomed with hugs and kisses by proud aunts and uncles Bob (Terri), Tony (Bernice), Tim (Fidelas), Deana (Edward), Sherri (Gus) and Froso (Jimmy) as well as 8 cousins. Many thanks are sent to Dr. Peter Leung, Dr. Paul Shuen and Dr. Nick Shillatto for their expert care as well as the wonderful nursing staff of the Labour and Delivery and Neonatal Intensive Care Units of North York General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario.
July 20, 2002

ASHWORTH/MULLALY - Anthony and Cindy are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, James Alexander. He was born on June 10, 2002, at South Lake Regional Health Centre in Newmarket, Ontario. Proud grandparents are Dr. Peter and Mrs. Isabel Ashworth of Keswick, Ontario, and Mrs. Louise Mullaly of St. John`s.
June 29, 2002

BATH - Lorna and Roger are thrilled to announce the birth of Ryan`s beautiful little "Sissy", Kira Lorna. She arrived on June 2, 2002, at 8:38 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud grandparents are Claudine and Otis Bath, St. John`s, and Nina and Cecil Ryan, LaScie. Special thanks to a great staff in Caseroom and 5NB at HSC, St. John`s.
July 13, 2002

BOUDREAU - Tina and Tony are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Daria`s little sister. Danielle Taylor was born on Thursday, June 27th, weighing 8 lbs 5 oz at the Women`s Hospital of Indianapolis. Grandparents John and Lillian Houston and Lawrence and Susan Boudreau, Uncles Robbie Houston and Tim and Thomas Boudreau and Aunt Ashley Houston all send their love and best wishes from home.
We will see you all real soon.
July 06, 2002

BOYCE - Danny and Renée (Pearce) are proud to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Rachel Danielle. Rachel was born at the Health Sciences Centre on June 13, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 7 oz. Big brother Cameron is especially excited that she is finally here. Proud grandparents are Barry and Deanna Pearce of Port Rexton, and Calvin and Beatrice Boyce of Bonavista. Special thanks to Dr. Roche and caseroom staff for a safe and speedy delivery.
July 13, 2002

CAHILL - Perry and Williamina (Martin) are overjoyed to announce the safe arrival of their first child, a precious baby girl, Mackenzie Sydney, born on Father`s Day, June 16, 2002, at 12:08 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents are Michael and Louise Cahill of St. John`s and Josephine Martin of Torbay. Poppy William Martin and Nanny Edna Cahill are forever watching over you from heaven. Thanks to Drs. Roche, Strand and O`Grady, and all the staff of the caseroom and 5NB for their excellent care. Mommy and Mackenzie would like to especially thank Daddy for all his love and support.
July 13, 2002

CHURCHILL - Ray and Judy are proud to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Jenelle Judith Ann, born at the HSC on June 1st, 2002 at 11:06 p.m. weighing 5 lbs. 12 oz. Proud grandparents are Ambrose and Flo Churchill of Portugal Cove and watching over her from heaven are Poppy George and Nanny Laura. Special thanks to Aunt Maxine and Aunt Debbie. Especially Daddy, who stayed by Mommy`s side all the while. also special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle, caseroom staff and all the nurses on 5NB.
June 15, 2002

CLARKE - Joanne (nee Marshall) and David are thrilled to announce the birth of their twin girl and boy on June 5, 2002 at Oakville Trafalgar Hospital, Oakville, Ontario. Daughter Rachel Elizabeth, 4 lbs. 11 oz. and son Samuel Marshall, 5 lbs. 10½ oz. Proud grandparents are Vera Marshall and Zeta and Mac Clarke, St. John`s.
June 08, 2002

CLARKE - Mike and Arlene (Coombs) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, Alexander Michael John, born June 5, 2002 at 11:05 p.m. Proud grandparents are Herbert and Violet Coombs, Portugal Cove South and Ronald and Vera Clarke, St. John`s. Also great-grandmother Maude Clarke. Thanks to Dr. Blundell and staff at James Paton Memorial, Gander, and to our family and friends for their love and support.
July 27, 2002

COFFIN - Troy and Denise (Seguin) proudly announce the birth of their second child, a sister for Alec, born at St. Joseph`s Hospital, London, Ontario at 05:30, Wednesday, June 19, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 8 oz. Adele is the fifth grandchild for Jean-Guy and Monique Seguin of Kapuskasing, Ontario and the second grandchild for Dennis and Mary Coffin of Mount Pearl.
July 23, 2002

COLLINS - Born to Mark and Leann Collins at Rio De Janiero, Brazil, a son, Samuel John, on June 6, 2002. Happy grandparents are John and Linda Cherpanik of Edmonton, AB and John and Irene Collins of St. John`s, NF.
June 22, 2002

COX - Stephen and Michele are pleased to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, Kristen Laura Cox, born June 7, 2002 at 9:22 p.m., weighing 5 lbs. 12 oz. Delighted with her arrival are grandparents: Carolyn and John Stoddart of Halifax, NS; Varrick Cox and Ruby Carter of St. John`s; and great-grandmother Doris Stoddart of Bridgewater, NS. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Howse, Dr. Kravitz, and the staff of the caseroom and 5NB.
Looking forward to many cuddles is Ally, our Cavalier King Charles Spaniel.
June 15, 2002

CULLIMORE - Craig and Cindy (nee Duffett) are pleased to announce the arrival of Tyler Craig on June 18, 2002 at 7:40 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. ½ oz. Proud grandparents are Melvin and Jane Cullimore and Wilson and Irene Duffett. Special thanks to the doctors and staff at the Health Sciences Center.
July 27, 2002

D`ANGELO - David, Kim (Canning) and proud big brother Evan are thrilled to announce the arrival of Emily Catherine Anne, born on June 21, 2002 and weighed 6 lbs. 13 oz. Proud grandparents are Catherine Canning (Ches) of Whitecourt, Alberta and Catherine D`Angelo (Bill) of St. John`s. Special thanks to Dr. Heidi Kravitz for her excellent prenatal care, Dr. Maureen Dunne, Dr. Elizabeth Bambrick, all the caseroom nurses, especially April Muggeridge and Michelle Randell, and staff of 5NB, especially Judy Earle R.N. and Ginger Barnes, student nurse.
You guys were all great!
July 13, 2002

DAVIS - Jeff, Mary and big brother Matthew are delighted to announce the birth of their daughter Erin Kelly on June 17, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 9 oz. Welcoming Erin are grandparents George and Una Davis, St. John`s and Mary (Doody) Kelly, Mount Pearl. Special thanks to Aunt Janet for all her love and support during and after delivery.
July 27, 2002

DIDHAM - Audrey and Jason are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, Davis Jason. Born June 17, 2002 at 12:40 a.m. Proud first time grandparents are Ray and Beth Wade, Harricott and Ed and Maureen Didham, Colinet. Proud first time great-grandmother, Mrs. Helen Lundrigan, St. John`s. First nephew for Uncle(s) Terry, Curtis and Russell, and first Godchild for Karen. A sincere, heartfelt thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle whose dedication and professional support cannot go unmentioned! Thank you to Dr. Kum, Dr. Power and caseroom nurse "Sue" for the quick and safe delivery of our boy!
July 20, 2002

DUNN - Ken and Diane are delighted to announce the birth of their son, Nicholas Robert, born June 10, 2002 (on mommy`s birthday), weighing 8 lbs. ½ ounce. Proud grandparents Mike and Judy Dunn of St. John`s and Charlie and Marion Murphy of Cappahayden. Special thanks to Dr. Joan Crane and her team, all the staff of the caseroom and 5NB.
An extra special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support.
June 29, 2002

DWYER - Dave, Janette (nee Tobin) and big sister Kaila are pleased to announce the safe arrival of Kelsey Jean on June 06, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. Proud grandparents are Mary Dwyer, Kelligrews and Kevin Tobin, Holyrood. Special thanks to the staff at the Health Sciences, 5NB.
July 06, 2002

FITZPATRICK - Born to Paul and Gail, a beautiful girl, GRACE ELIZABETH FITZPATRICK. Grace was born on June 17, 2002, at 5:21 p.m. and weighed 6 lbs. 3.5 ozs. Grace is welcomed by big brother Liam and grandparents Jim and Thelma Fitzpatrick and Aidan and Belle Kenny of Fermeuse. Many thanks to the doctors and nursing staff of the Caseroom and 5NB of the Health Sciences Centre.
August 03, 2002

FRENCH - Steve and Jeannette (Pope) proudly announce the birth of their first child, Aiden James, born on June 28, 2002 weighing 7 lbs. and 7 oz at Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga. Proud first-time Grandparents are Joan and Randell Pope of Grand Bank and Cynthia and Les French of Halifax. Proud Great-Grandparents are Robert Templeton, St. John`s; Olive Pope, Grand Bank and Dorothy White of Comfort Cove. Aiden is a very special nephew for Tracey Pope in Whistler B.C., Susan French in Ottawa and Nancy French in Halifax. Thank-you to all family and friends for their kindness and generosity.
September 28, 2002

GUY - Bruce, Lisa (Keats) and "Big Sister" Alison are thrilled to announce the arrival of their second bundle of joy. Laura Dawn was born on June 12, 2002 at 8:18 p.m. weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs. Sharing our joy are grandparents Cecil and Roberta Guy of Lethbridge and Hector and Joan Keats of Musgravetown. Special thanks to Drs. Callahan-Dyer, Pike and Roche and caseroom staff.
August 10, 2002

HARDING - Melvin, Tina and big brother Dawson are thrilled to announce the arrival of their precious baby boy. Noah Cecil Harding, born June 30, 2002, 7:10 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. Proud grandparents are Cecil and Cathy Kean, Elizabeth Harding and looking down from heaven, Poppy George Harding. Special thanks to all the doctors and nurses of the caseroom and 5NB. Also, Dr. Crane and Dr. Delaney for excellent prenatal care.
July 27, 2002

HEALEY - Tom and Glenda (Byrne), formerly of Holyrood, are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Jacob Thomas. Jacob was born on June 8, 2002, at Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON, weighing 7 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Bill and Rosella Byrne and Tom and Eileen Healey and great-grandmother Isabelle Healey, all of Holyrood.
A special thanks to our family and friends for all their love and support.
August 31, 2002

HEDGES/PENTON - Darrell and Milinda and big sister Madison welcome their new baby girl, Sierra Darryl. Sierra was born on June 24, 2002 in Halifax, NS, weighing in at 7 lbs. 11 ozs. Proud grandparents are Nanny Elva and Poppy Bob Hedges and Grandma Loretta and Poppy Harold Penton and great-grandparents, Elsie Hedges and May and Harold Thomas.
August 10, 2002

HOWELL - Carl and Andrea (nee Doyle) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child - a precious baby boy, Andrew Benjamin. Andrew arrived at 7:00 p.m. on June 19th, 2002 weighing 6 lbs. 12.5 ozs. Proud first-time grandparents are Rick & Peggy Doyle of Gull Island and Pat & Margie Howell of Carbonear. Andrew is a little playmate for Panda. A special thank you to Dr. Lacelle and caseroom nurses Karen & Joan.
Mommy would like to thank Daddy & Nanny Doyle for their expert coaching.
July 27, 2002

JARVIS - Paul and Carolyn (Abbott) are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Rebecca Carolyn, born June 10, 2002, weighing 9 lbs. 12 oz. Proud grandparents are Ben and Marion Abbott, Bonavista, and Herbert and Edna Jarvis, Whitbourne. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Pridham, caseroom staff, nurses of 5NB and student LPN`s.
August 03, 2002

JOY - Stephen and Kimberly (Galway), Acton, Ont. are pleased to announce the birth of their precious baby boy, Alex Stephen. Born June 30, 2002 at Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga, Ont., weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Proud grandparents Cyril and Ruby Galway, and Kevin and Brenda Joy, St. John`s, Nfld.
August 03, 2002

KEAN - Darrell and Tracy are proud to announce the arrival of their precious little girl, Chloe Mackenzie, born June 3, 2002, 10:51 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 11 oz. Proud first grandparents are Glen and Linda Hoffe, Bob and Emily Kean. A very special thanks to Dr. Delaney and Dr. Butler for their guidance and support.
Lots of hugs and kisses to Daddy for all his love.
June 22, 2002

LEGROW - Michael and Melissa are very pleased to announce the arrival of their first born beautiful baby boy. Tobie John LeGrow was born at the Women`s Health Centre, H.S.C. on June 7th, 2002 at 10:58 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Proud grandparents are Alf and Susan LeGrow of Bauline, NL and Karl and Juanita Simmons of St. John`s, NL. Special thanks to the staff at the Health Sciences Centre.
November 02, 2002

LINDQUIST - John, Colleen (Power), big sisters Julia and Kristin & big brother Daniel are so proud to announce the birth of Benjamin Ralph Francis. Benjamin was born at the HSC on June 6, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs. Special thanks to Drs. Kravitz & Gill & caseroom nurse Sue Harding.
August 17, 2002

LOGAN - Brady O`Brien, born three weeks early to Chris and Suzanne (nee O`Brien) at Brunswick Maternity Hospital, Brunswick, Maine, on June 23, 2002. Proud grandparents are Ray and Sadie O`Brien of Holyrood, Mardi Logan of Danbury, Conn. and Don Logan of Block Island, R.I.
Mom, Dad and Brady are doing just great and look forward to baby`s first Christmas in Newfoundland.
August 31, 2002

MAHONEY - Bill and Donna are pleased to announce the birth of their baby boy, William (Liam) Joseph on June 23, 2002, weighing 7 lbs 15½ oz. Proud sisters are Dawn, Krista and Regan. Liam is the grandson of Genevieve Mahoney and Freeman and Phyllis Earle of Seal Cove, White Bay. Special thanks to the doctors and nursing staff of both the Caseroom and 5 North B.
July 13, 2002

MAHER - Cavell and Bob wish to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Caytlyn Faith. Born at the Janeway, June 25, 2002 at 10:41 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 12.3 oz. A little sister for Chris and Bailey. Proud grandparents Cavell Snow and Patricia and Bob Maher; great-grandparents: Agnes Snow and Molly Duke; great-great-grandparents: Nanny Stamp and Nanny Maher. Watching over her from heaven is Poppy Bob Duke. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White and caseroom nurse April.
June 29, 2002

MCCORMICK - Colin and Paula (Anderson) are proud to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby boy, Colin John, born on June 26, 2002, 12:26 a.m. at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 4 ozs. Proud grandparents Pat and Elizabeth McCormick and first-time grandparents John and Mary Anderson. Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle and nursing staff.
July 06, 2002

McGRATH - Basil, Sherry (Abbott) and Big Brother Kyle are ecstatic to announce the safe arrival of KATIE-LYNN born June 14, 2002 @ 2:40 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. 12 oz. Excited and proud grandparents are Walter and Joan Abbott of St. John`s and Margaret McGrath of Tilting, Fogo Island. Poppy Gerard McGrath is watching over you from heaven. Special thanks to Drs. Kravitz, Crane, Bartellas and Forward, caseroom staff; Joan, Regina and Ruth and especially the 5NB staff for their extra care of Mommy and Katie.
Mommy, Daddy and Katie are very thankful to nanny and Poppy Abbott, Nanny McGrath and Aunt Sharon for taking great care of Kyle. We love you all!
June 29, 2002

MCGRATH - Robert and Marie (nee Parrell) are thrilled to announce the arrival of Kyle Frances, a baby brother for Shayne, born June 26, 2002, at 10:59 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 14 ozs. Proud grandparents are Brian and Grace Parrell of Torbay and Patrick McGrath of Torbay. Nanny Frances McGrath forever sends her love as she watches over you from heaven. Special thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike for her excellent prenatal care and to all of the Caseroom and 5NB doctors and nursing staff at HSC especially nurse and friend Lisa Patten.
A special thanks to family and friends for all their love and support.
July 26, 2002

MEADUS - Chris and Jodi are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, Maxx Lambert Meadus. Maxx was born at the Janeway on June 26th, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz. Proud grandparents are Robert Lambert and Cyril and Dorothy Meadus of Grates Cove; great-grandparents Vina Meadus and Edgar Barfett of Clarenville, and George Lambert also of Grates Cove. Special thanks to Dr. Karen Stillman and the staff of the Janeway and the Health Sciences Centre for their outstanding care.
July 13, 2002

MOORE - Born to Brian and Paula (Tracey) a precious little girl, Katherine Martina, on June 11, 2002, weighing 2 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandmothers are Gertrude Tracey and Angela Moore. Watching over Katie is her grandfather Richard Tracey. Special thanks to all the nurses and doctors for their care of mommy and Katie during their stay in the hospital.
August 03, 2002

MORET / BABSTOCK - Bob and Deanne are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Mark Robert on June 9, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. Proud grandparents are Betty Babstock and Doug Babstock and great-grandmother Margaret Babstock. Also welcomed by his uncles and aunts: Paul and Diana and Craig and Kelly. Special thank you to Dr. Cherry Pike, Dr. Cheryl Pugh, Dr. Tennent, the caseroom staff and the staff of 5 NB of the HSC.
Mommy and Mark send an extra special thank you to Daddy for all his love and support over the last nine months and during delivery.
June 29, 2002

NORMAN - Kevin and Christa (nee Lambe) are overjoyed to announce the arrival of their first child, a precious boy, Andrew Roger Kevin, born June 10, 2002, tipping the scales at 10 lbs. ½ oz. Proud first time grandparents are Roger and Leona Lambe and Kevin Norman. Nanny June Norman keeps special watch over her first grandchild from heaven. Andrew is thrilled to meet his Aunt Shelly, Uncle Rod and Aunt Diane, great-grandmother Theresa and all his great aunts, uncles and cousins. Special thanks to Dr. Gill and Daddy for taking such good care of Mommy during the delivery.
August 24, 2002

NOSEWORTHY - Laura, Derek and big brother Nathan announce the arrival of Connor Derek, who was born on June 13, 2002, weighing 9 lbs. 8 oz. Proud grandparents welcoming Connor are Mike and Sylvia O`Connell and Rick and Brenda Noseworthy; and great-grandparents Una O`Connell, and Doris and Graham Noseworthy. Also welcoming Connor are Uncle Mike and Aunt Julie, Uncle Stephen and Aunt Lori, and Uncle Adam and "Aunt" Dana. Special thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike, the doctors, nurses and staff of the caseroom, 5NB and NICU during our stay at the Health Sciences.
July 13, 2002

NOSEWORTHY - Born to Rod and Nola (nee Dalley) on June 5, 2002, another beautiful baby girl, Laura Bridget. Weighing 6 lbs. 12½ oz. A little sister for Syndey. Proud second time grandmother is Linda Dalley and seventh time grandparents Les and Babs Noseworthy. Special thanks to Drs. Pike and Gill.
August 10, 2002

NOSSEREAU - Frank and Angela (nee Jackman) announce the safe arrival of their son, Jean Luc, born June 19, 2002, at 8:32 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. Proud grandparents are Neal and Dianne Jackman, St. John`s, and Jean Pierre and Afra Nossereau, The Netherlands. Thank you to the staff at the Health Sciences 5NB.
June 22, 2002

OLDFORD - Dale and Denise (nee St. Croix) along with big brother Thomas are pleased to announce the much anticipated arrival of baby girl Morgan Emily-Anne. She was born on Wednesday, June 19, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. She is welcomed into the world by grandmothers Myrtle St. Croix and Lucy Oldford of Labrador City; great-grandfather Albert Morgan of Glovertown; great-grandmother Florence St. Croix of St. Mary`s, along with numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. As well, we want to thank Dr. O`Grady and her team, nurse Joan Dalton and the nursing staff of the Health Sciences for their excellent care. A special thanks to Dr. Kravitz for the wonderful prenatal care.
July 13, 2002

OLDFORD - David and Melanie are thrilled to announce the arrival of their second child, a beautiful baby girl. Katherine Nicole was born at the H.S.C. on Thursday, June 20, 2002 at 1:33 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 13 oz. Big sister Erin is thrilled to have a new playmate. Proud grandparents are Brenda and Clarence Coombs, Spaniard`s Bay, Una and the late Norman Oldford of Mount Pearl. Special thanks to Dr. Patricia Roache for her exceptional prenatal care, Dr. Joan Crane and Donna Howlett in the MFAU, Dr. Terri O`Grady, Dr. Patti Power, Dr. Megan Robbins for a wonderful and safe delivery. Extra special thanks to caseroom nurse Bev Percy, Daddy and Nanny Coombs for being there throughout labor and delivery, we wouldn`t have done it without you.
June 22, 2002

PARSONS - Bob and Marg Parsons would like to introduce their granddaughter Emma Kate Parsons born to son Glenn and his wife Carmen in Ottawa. Emma arrived at 1:38 a.m. on Tuesday, June 18, 2002, weighing 2686g (5 lbs. 15 ozs.) and 49cm (19¼ in) tall at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital in Ottawa.
Mom, Dad and Baby are doing wonderful.
June 22, 2002

PETERS - Nicole and Mark are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, Clara Mildred Peters. Clara was born in St. John`s at 3:25 pm on June 3, 2002 weighing 6 pounds and 11.1 ounces (3.035 kilograms). Very excited first time grandparents are Wayne & Christine Williams and Geoff & Deanne Peters. Her equally happy great grandparents are Sarah Power of Chapel Arm, and Dulcie Thomas and Gertrude Peters of St. John`s.
Thanks in advance to Aunt Heather, Uncle Gordon and Uncle Brian for all their upcoming babysitting duties. Thanks also to Emily King`s family for all their support and advice.
June 22, 2002

PHILPOTT - Gerard, Janet (Payne) and big brother James are pleased to announce the arrival of Samuel Bryant, weighing 9 lbs. 2 oz. on June 2, 2002 at Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta. Proud grandparents are John and Patricia Philpott of Kilbride and Bryant and Elizabeth Payne of Baie Verte, Nfld.
October 05, 2002

QUIGLEY - Gene, Cindy, and big brother Nicholas are thrilled to announce the arrival of their twin daughters and sisters on Wednesday, June 5, 2002. Meaghan Christene arrived at 3:25 p.m. weighing 6 lbs. Laura Marie joined us 45 minutes later weighing 6 lbs. 7½ ozs. Proud grandparents are Madeline Quigley, Poppy Quigley smiling down from heaven, Ralph and Mabel Randell of St. John`s. Special thanks to the nurses of the HSC Caseroom and the nurses of 5NB.
June 15, 2002

ROBERTS - Derek & Lisa (Mercer) welcome another precious daughter, Amanda Marie, Born June 3, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 14 ozs., a baby sister for Jillian. Proud grandparents Wayne & Linda Mercer, Paradise, Ralph & Evelyn Roberts, Kilbride. Thanks to Dr`s. O`Grady & Kwa, 5th floor & caseroom staff, especially Karen.
Thank Heaven for Little Girls.
July 13, 2002

ROCHE - Rod and Trina (nee Parsons) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Lucas Rodney, born on June 13, 2002. First grandchild for John and Theresa Parsons, and tenth grandchild for Angela Roche. Special thanks to Dianne Stamp for all her love and support; and to all the caseroom nurses for their excellent attention, especially nurse, coach and most of all friend Lisa Patten.
Mom and Lucas would also like to thank daddy for all his love and patience.
July 06, 2002

RYAN - David and Linda are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, a baby girl, Dana Christine Ryan, born on June 3, 2002, 10:26 a.m. at the Womens Health Centre, HSC, weighing 9 lbs, 2 oz. Proud grandparents are Gail and Colin Bartholomew, and Aidan and Vera Ryan. Special thanks to Dr. Patrick O Shea for his excellent pre-natal care and the safe delivery of Dana, as well as the caseroom nurses and all the staff of 5NB. Also, thanks to family and friends for their love and support.
June 29, 2002

RYAN - Rodney and Amanda are thrilled to announce the birth of their beautiful daughter, Alyssa Dawn Ryan, born June 24th, 2002 at 7:18 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. Alyssa was welcomed into the world by grandparents: Pat and Matilda Ryan, Joe and Sandy Kavanagh, and Maureen Kavanagh, as well as great-grandparents: Margaret Ryan, Chris and Madeline Kavanagh, Kathleen McCormack and June Noseworthy. Special thanks to Daddy and Nannies Kavanagh and Ryan, and nurse Lorna Kearney for their continuous support, also to the staff of 5NB.
August 03, 2002

RYDER - Richard and Sheila (Macdonald) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a precious girl. Jessica Margaret was born June 3, 2002 at 10:27 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 3½ oz. Proud grandparents are Allan and Elsie Ryder of Gander and Robert and Rosemary Macdonald of St. John`s. Special thanks to Dr. Delaney, Dr. Seviour, nurses Connie and Joan in the caseroom, and the nurses of 5NB.
Also a big thank you to Cathy and Anne for their help and support.
July 06, 2002

SAMSON - Mike and Joanne (Wellon) are very happy to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful 5 lb. 13 oz. daughter, Emily Elizabeth Nina at 11:10 a.m. on June 26, 2002. A companion for Puma. Proud grandparents are Cliff and Nina Wellon, and Albert and Audrey Samson, all of Gander. Special thanks to Dr. Roche and her team, the caseroom staff and the staff of 5NB.
"Little Miss Magic whatcha gonna be? Little Miss Magic, just can`t wait to see." J.B.
July 06, 2002

SHEA - David, Tracey (Carroll) and big brother Liam are thrilled with the arrival of Ella Grace. Born at the WHC, St. John`s on June 8, 2002 at 3:33 pm, weighing 8 lbs 12.5 ozs. Thanks to Dr. Halley for her pre-natal care and Dr. O`Shea for a safe and speedy delivery (wow, Poppy`s car handles well at 180 kph), along with all the capable staff at the WHC. Special thanks to all our family and friends for their ongoing help and support, especially Nanny and Poppy Carroll and Nanny Shea. Poppy Shea and little buddy Mitchel Leon are watching from above.
August 03, 2002

SMITH - Craig and Colleen are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a beautiful baby boy, Noah Thomas, born on June 19, 2002, 2:35 p.m., weighing in at 7 lbs. 8½ ozs at the Health Sciences Centre. Proud first-time grandparents are Tom and Janet Gill, Ray and Judy Smith. Thank you to Dr. Karen Stillman and all the nurses from both the Caseroom and 5NB.
Mom and Noah would also like to send a special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support.
July 13, 2002

SMITH / HODGSON - Damien and Jennifer joyfully announce the birth of Holla Damhnait, sister for Grace, on June 7, 2002 at Maple Ridge, B.C., weighing 8.14 lbs. Grandparents are Bertille Hodgson and Wayne Hodgson, Niagara, ON; and Hannah and the late Murray Smith, St. John`s.
June 22, 2002

SOOLEY (nee Maloney) - Rod and JoAnn Sooley, Grand Falls-Windsor, are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Matthew Joseph. Matthew was born June 1, 2002, at the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 15¾ ozs. Proud grandparents are Edward and Linda Greene, St. John`s, and Brian and Linda Maloney, Mt. Pearl.
Congratulations from the entire family!
June 29, 2002

SQUIRES /THORNE - Gayle and Paul are delighted to announce the birth of their first child, Brandon Barry, born on June 12, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 14.5 oz. Proud first grandparents are Jerome and Patricia Squires, Mount Pearl and Rhoda Thorne, Mount Pearl. Special thanks to Dr. Terry O`Grady, Dr. Roche, Dr. Brit Moore, the nurses of 5NB and student nurse, Ginger.
July 27, 2002

STEVENSON - Geoff and Gail are delighted to announce the birth of their beautiful daughter, Danielle Yvonne. Born at the Health Sciences on June 13, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 7 ounces. Proud grandparents, Gordon and Yvonne Chafe of Topsail and Bill and Fern Stevenson of St. John`s. Also a special great-grandmother Vivian Upshall of Chamberlains.
Mommy and Danielle would also like to thank Daddy for all of his love and support.
July 20, 2002

STRONG - Justin and Nadine (nee Vey) are proud to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful daughter, born June 5, 2002 at the Northern Lights Medical Centre, Fort McMurray. Proud grandparents are Dave and Beverly Strong of Fort McMurray, and Frank and Margaret Vey of Long Beach, Nfld.; also great-grandparents Harris and Ivy Thistle, Clarenville, Nfld. Thanks to the medical staff at the Northern Lights Medical Centre.
June 08, 2002

VICARS - Shawn, Nicholle, and big brother Bradley are extremely proud to announce the arrival of Rebecca Elizabeth, born June 13, 2002, at 12:38 p.m. at the HSC, weighing 7 lbs. 14 ozs. Proud grandparents are Patrick and Geraldine Vicars and Betty Janes. Special thanks to Dr. Pat O`Shea for his pre-natal care and for the safe delivery of our little angel. Also thanks to Caseroom nurses, especially Joan Lake-O`Reilly and staff of 5NB for their outstanding care.
July 20, 2002

WALSH - Rod, Susan (Walker) and big sister Madison are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious baby boy. Wayne Philip was born at the H.S.C. on June 29, 2002 at 12:21 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 9¾ oz. Proud grandparents are Janet Walker and Celestine and Yvonne Walsh. Baby Wayne and Madison have a special guardian angel, Poppy Walker, watching over them from heaven. Special thanks to Dr. Roche and all the staff of the caseroom and 5NB.
July 20, 2002

WATSON - Perry, Cathy (Butt), and big brother Devin announce, with much joy and love, the birth of Caitlin Mackenzie, born 10:35 p.m. June 4, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 8 ozs. at the Women`s Health Centre, St. John`s. Caitlin is welcomed by her grandparents Ellen and Ed Watson and Mary and Tom Butt. Also thrilled by Caitlin`s arrival are aunts and uncles Clarissa and Steve, Karen and Ron, Robert and Fran, Tracey, Tommy, James, and Corey. Special thanks to Dr. Kum and the nursing staff in the caseroom.
An extra special thank you to Daddy for all his love and support.
June 15, 2002

WHITT - Dwayne and Heather (Seaward) are proud to announce the birth of Emma`s baby brother Ethan Alexander on June 3, 2002 at 8:31 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 2½ oz. Sharing our joy are proud grandparents Woodrow and Isabelle Whitt of Change Islands and Ivan and Carol Seaward of St. John`s. Special thanks to Drs. Crane, Seviour, Delaney and Butler, the caseroom nurses, as well as, all the nurses of 5NB who took care of Mommy during her extended stay.
August 17, 2002

WOLANSKY - VAN ULDEN - Sheree Wolansky and Dirk van Ulden, Kelowna, BC are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, son Willem Philip van Ulden who was born on Wednesday, June 19, 2002 at Kelowna General Hospital. Proud grandparents are Norm and Roberta Wolansky, Sunshine Coast, BC, Inge van Ulden and Phil Barnes, St. John`s, NF, Joseph and Shelley van Ulden, Richmond, BC, along with family throughout Canada, the United States and the Netherlands.
July 13, 2002

 

"Reprinted courtesy of The Telegram"
Any monetary or commercial gain from using this material
is strictly prohibited and subject to legal action.

 

 

Page contributed by Barbara McGrath

Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

Newfoundland's Grand Banks is a non-profit endeavor.
No part of this project may be reproduced in any form
for any purpose other than personal use.

JavaScript DHTML Menu Powered by Milonic

© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2016)

Hosted by
Chebucto Community Net

Your Community, Online!

NOTE:
You can search the entire NGB site
by using the [Google] search below.

Search through the whole site
[Recent] [Contacts] [Home]