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The Telegram Births
March 2002

 

BALDWIN (Cain) - Michael, Marie and Big Sister Sarah are thrilled to announce the arrival of our new blessing, Jack Liam. Born March 28th, 2002 at the George L. Dumont, Moncton, weighing 9½ lbs. and 21½". Celebrating his arrival are grandparents Derm & Sheila Cain, Joe & Clarice Baldwin and Stella & Keith Schinnour; great-grandmothers Leonce McGrath, Marie Cain and Kathleen Gregory. Jack is also welcomed by his Uncles Jason, Derm, Roger, Chris and Aunts Terri and Peggy, along with his cousins Mackenzie and Natasha. We would like to thank all of our family and friends for your love, support and prayers over the past months and we look forward to spending more time with you in August.
May 25, 2002

BARNABLE - Roger and Dolores (McKeen) are pleased to announce the arrival of Meaghan Patricia on March 24, 2002 at the IWK Grace in Halifax, weighing 7 lbs. 7.5 ozs. Kyle and Keeley are thrilled and don`t mind sharing Mommy, as long as she is the last member of the club. Meaghan is the sixth grandchild for Pat and the late David McKeen and the seventh grandchild for Stan and Francis Barnable.
May 18, 2002

BARRON - Wayne and Genny (Shea) thank God for the long awaited arrival of their precious little miracle, a darling baby boy. 8 lb. 13 oz. Morgan Donald was anxiously awaited and lovingly welcomed by big brothers Travis and Brandon upon his arrival on March 18th, 2002. Warm thanks to Dr. Terri O`Grady, Dr. Tina Delaney, Dr. Ledez, caseroom staff, especially Kathy King, and Donna Howell in Fetal Assessment.
July 27, 2002

BASTOW - David and Kimberly are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child. Katherine Rachel, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz., was born at 8:23 a.m. on March 24, 2002 at the Women`s Health Centre in the General Hospital. Proud first-time grandparents are Randy & Marilyn Mercer and David & Isabel Bastow of Paradise. Also celebrating are great-grandparents Nelson & Rosemarie Murphy of Paradise, Ruby Mercer of Foxtrap, and Stella Hanlon of Southern Harbour, as well as a large circle of family and friends. Special thanks go to Dr. Pike and Dr. Kum for their excellent prenatal care, Dr. Bartellas for the safe delivery and all the staff (especially nurse Lisa Patten) in the caseroom & 5NB for their outstanding help.
April 27, 2002

BISHOP - Leonard and Nancy (Molloy) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious son, Lucas Anthony, on March 28, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are Anthony and Lena Bishop and Raymond and Mary Molloy. Thanks to all Caseroom staff, especially Nurse Cathy King. Extra special thanks to Aunt Diane and to Daddy for all their love and support.
April 13, 2002

BONIA - Kyle, Shannon, Keeran and Caitriona announce the arrival of their new baby sister, "Camryn Maria Claire". Born to parents Jim and Alice (nee Murphy) on March 9, 2002 at 12:01 p.m. at the Women`s Health Centre in St. John`s. Weighing in at 8 lbs. 7 oz. Proud grandparents are Patricia Murphy of St. John`s and Jim and Pat Bonia of Colinet and great-grandmother Annie Bonia of Colinet. Also many aunts and uncles. Thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Kum, all OBS staff and Aunt Sheri for staying with us when Camryn was born.
Most of all mommy would like to thank daddy for all his love and support. We love you. XOXOXO
March 23, 2002

BROWN - Alan and Glenda (Barter) are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, a girl, Kirsten Elizabeth, at IWK Health Centre, Halifax, on March 20, 2002, weighing 9 lbs. 5 oz. Delighted first time grandparents are Glenn and Beverley Barter and second time grandparents Tom and Barbara Brown, as well great-grandparents Mrs. Lorraine Williams and Mrs. Louise Brown and Bill and Una Barter. Special thanks to Daddy and Aunt Wanda for all their love and support.
April 13, 2002

BULLEN - David and Caroline (nee Mallard) are pleased to announce the birth of their baby girl, Ava Victoria Mary. Ava was born on March 29, 2002 and weighed 8 lbs. 10.4 oz. Proud first time grandparents are Meta and Reg Bullen and fourth time grandparents are Rita and Ed Mallard. Ava is welcomed by her cousins Victoria, Rebecca and Susan. Thank you to daddy for all his love and support.
April 06, 2002

BUTT - Calvin and Anne Marie (nee Fagan) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a precious baby boy, Michael Calvin Peter, born on March 1, 2002, weighing 5 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud grandparents are Calvin and Viola Butt of Spaniard`s Bay; Betty Fagan of St. Johns and Peter Fagan watching over from heaven.
"Special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support".
March 30, 2002

CHAYTOR - Trent & Danette (Kirby) are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Sarah Lydia, born March 8th, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 13½ oz. Special thanks to Drs. Pike, Seviour and Pugh, caseroom and 5NB staff, and all family and friends.
March 16, 2002

COLBERT - Bobby and Flora (nee Mavroyannis) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Beth Avery, Born on her Yiayia Lois` birthday, March 21, 2002 at 6:53 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 5 oz. Proud grandparents are Andreas and Lois Mavroyannis, Jim Colbert and looking down from heaven, special grandmother Elizabeth Colbert. Also welcomed by a large number of Theas, Theos, Aunties, Uncles and Friends. Thank you to Doctors Tennent, Kravitz and Stillman, and the wonderful nursing staff of the caseroom and 5NB HSC.
Special thank you to the "Nigh Owl Aunties", you know who you are and especially to daddy for being so good to mommy.
May 05, 2002

COLE - Gabriel and Madeline (nee Careen) are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Liam Allan Joseph, born March 19, 2002 at the H.S.C., St. John`s, weighing 6 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandparents: Allan and Gertie Careen, Point Lance, Donald and Patricia Cole, Kelligrews. A special thank you to Dr. Garber and Dr. Delaney for excellent pre-natal care. A thank you to the nursing staff, especially Lavinia Madden and Margaret.
A great big thank you to daddy for all his love and support. We love you.
April 20, 2002

COLLINS - Mommy and Daddy (Jennifer and Craig) are thrilled to announce the birth of MARK CRAIG HARRY, born March 31, 2002. Proud grandparents are Wilburn and Trixie Oakley, and Spencer and Audrey Collins. Mark would like to say a big thank you to Drs. A. Gill, M. Suga, A Pelkey and caseroom nurse Dawn McLean for his safe arrival. Thank you also to Dr. K. Halley and all nurses in the caseroom and on 5th floor, H.S.C.
Mommy and Mark would also like to thank Daddy for taking such good care of both of us. You`re the greatest!
April 13, 2002

CONNOLLY - Dave and Deanne (Kelly) are thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter, Laura Mary, on March 26, 2002, weighing 5 lbs. 14 ozs. Proud grandparents are Bill and Flo Kelly and Dave and Mary Connolly. Great-grandmothers are Sarah Mooney and Marie Kelly. Thanks to Dr. Halley, Dr. Seviour and Dr. Crane for their great prenatal care and to Dr. Tennent for a safe delivery. Special thanks to Dr. Templeton and the doctors and nurses of NICU for the exceptional care given to Laura.
May 25, 2002

COURTNEY - Craig and Janice (nee Murphy) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a baby boy, Joshua Alexander. Joshua was born March 28, 2002, 10:07 a.m., weighing in at 7 lbs. 9 oz. at the Health Sciences Centre. Proud grandparents are Reg and Kay Courtney, Robert and Cathy Murphy; and great-grandparents Frank and Sabina Herridge. Thank you to Dr. Cherry Pike and the nurses from both the caseroom and 5NB, and a special thanks to nurse Sheila Whelan for the safe delivery of our little bundle.
July 06, 2002

CROIX - Madelyn & Sebastian are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their third child, Claire Helene, born March 29, 2002, weighing 9 lbs. 5½ ozs, at Corner Brook Hospital. Proud grandparents, Mrs. Rita Finlay, St. Shotts & Mrs. Rita Croix, St. Vincents.
Special thanks to Daddy for being such a great coach.
May 25, 2002

Day / Del Rizzo
Ciao- My name is Roman (Romano) Robert Basilio Day. My dad is Brian Day, my mom is Sabrina Del Rizzo. Nonna Guido is putting this ad in for me because although I was born on March 5, 2002, I still cannot say much and not too many people know I am here. I am now vacationing in Florida with Mom and Dad. Wait until they see this! Nonna Frances is coming to visit me soon and I also have two grandparents Judy and Robert Day, a great-grandmother, Margaret Wade and lots of aunts, uncles and cousins. I am some lucky but, I really would like a little brother or sister to play with - Come on Dad! I am looking forward to returning home and playing soccer with Nonno. I am learning Italian, you know and I already know what my pisellino is. Well, bye for now. Roman.
Telegram dated November 28, 2003**

DICKINSON - Born to Alison Cordiner Dickinson and Dr. Richard Dickinson in Victoria, B.C., on March 19, 2002, a beautiful son, Ethan Thomas, weighing 6 lbs. 10 ozs, a brother to Max. Delighted grandparents are Dr. Tony Dickinson and Judith Dickinson, St. John`s and Douglas Cordiner, Toronto and Betty DeWitt, Qualicum Beach, B.C.
March 30, 2002

DODD - Kenneth and Leigh-Ann (nee Stevenson) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Brianna Madonna, on Wednesday, March 27, 2002 at 8:25 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 5 oz. Proud grandparents Clare Kavanagh, St. John`s, Jim Dodd, Torbay, also looking down on Brianna from Heaven is Guardian Angel Nanny Dodd. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle for all her prenatal care, also to all the wonderful doctors and nurses of the caseroom and 5NB.
Mommy would also like to thank Daddy and Nanny for all their love and great coaching, we love you.
May 11, 2002

ELLIOTT - Proud daddy and mommy (Keith and Krista) wish to announce the Elliott Family`s Final Score: Boys - two, Girls - zero! He is precious, He is dear, and He is finally here! Zachary`s little brother, Jacob Riley, 10 lb. 1 oz., was born March 28, 2002 at Irvine Regional Hospital, California. We would like to thank everyone in Canada for their well wishes and happy thoughts, a special thank you to Nana for making the long trip to California, you were a God send to all of us! Proud grandparents: Howard and Beulah Noseworthy, Mt. Pearl, Don and Margaret Elliott, Gander Bay.
April 20, 2002

FAGAN - It`s a Girl! Clara, Shawn and big brother Raymond are pleased to announce the safe arrival of Cassie Nicole, born on Monday, March 11, 2002, at 8:57 a.m., weighing 10 lbs. 11 ozs. A special thanks to Dr. Bartellas and his team; also, the nursing staff at the Health Sciences Centre.
March 16, 2002

FINN/ HAGERMAN - Born to Cathy and Shawn at the Ottawa Civic Hospital on March 17, 2002, a daughter named Charlotte Elizabeth Victoria, weighing 9 lbs. 5 oz. Also celebrating are big sister Isabella and grandparents Bob and Janice Hagerman, Mallorytown, Ontario and Mike and Alice Finn, St. John`s.
March 23, 2002

FITZGERALD - Kevin, Renee and big brother Tyler are thrilled to announce the arrival of Mathew Patrick, born at the Women`s Health Centre on Saturday, March 23, weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents, once again, are Herb and Patsy Husk and Wayne and Barb Fitzgerald. Many thanks to Dr. Lacelle for her continuous care and to Dr. Laval and Margaret Anne of the caseroom.
A special thank you to Daddy and Nanny Patsy for coaching Mommy along. Finally, to Poppy Wayne and Nanny Barb for being their for Tyler. Your help has gone a long way!
May 18, 2002

GALLAGHER - Hooray!! Another hockey player for Daddy. Three more for a line. Big brother Dawson would like to announce the birth of his little brother, Devon William Joseph. Born on March 10, 2002 (due date) at 8:26 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz., 51 cm. long. Born at the Health Sciences Centre. Proud parents Doug and Tina (Mahon). Nanny`s Joan Gallagher and Helen Mahon. Looking down from heaven, Doug Gallagher and Patrick Mahon. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, Annette Coates, also all the staff in the caseroom and on 5NB.
Mommy would like to thank daddy for his patience and loving care all during the pregnancy. Devon would like to wish a Happy 3rd Birthday to his big brother Dawson on April 21.
April 20, 2002

GIBBONS - Martin and Leona are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, daughter Brianna Hayley, born on Wednesday, March 27, 2002 at 9:40 a.m. at the Janeway Hospital in St. John`s, weighing 7 lbs. 12 oz. Celebrating her arrival are grandparents Martin and Annie Gibbons, and Martin and Evelyn Gould, along with her many aunts, uncles and cousins. A special thank-you to the caseroom staff and to nanny Gibbons for all her help since Brianna`s arrival.
April 13, 2002

GIOVANNINI/NEWMAN - The dust has settled, we`re full of joy! Our four foot addition is a girl and a boy! Completion date: March 21, 2002. Abigail Joan Sophia, 5lbs 9 oz, Alexander Jeremie Keith, 7lbs 1 oz. Contractors: Paula Giovannini, Andy Newman. Labourers: Dr. Gill; WHC Staff; FA Unit Staff; Case Room Crew; 5 North B Nurses. Inspection Team: Rita and Leo Giovannini, Lorraine and Tony Newman.
May 11, 2002

GOSSE - Born at the I.W.K. Hospital, Halifax on March 14, 2002, a 6 lb. 5 oz. son, to Natalie and Peter Gosse, and brother to Eric. Luke Daniel is the third grandchild for Linda and Bob Gosse, and second for Lorraine and Steve MacKenzie.
March 30, 2002

HARING - Joe & Darlene (Sellars) are thrilled to announce the birth of their second child, Nicole Elizabeth, a little sister for Vanessa, born on March 26, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents Mel & Marie Sellars, Goulds and Geraldine Haring, St. John`s. Special thanks to Dr. Wendy Whalen, Dr. Heidi Kravitz & caseroom staff.
April 27, 2002

HOUSE - Leon and Suzanne (Smith), Indian Radar, her four legged friend, are please to announce the arrival of Lauren Emily. Born March 10, 2002 at 1:06 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 2 1/5 oz. Proud grandparents are Donna and Levi House and Patricia and Harvey Smith. Very special thanks to Dr. Lacelle, Dr. Kravitz and nurse Lisa Patten.
A special thanks to daddy for all his love and support. We love you.
March 30, 2002

HOWLETT - Our Easter Angel!!! Rick & Cherie-Lynn (nee Shannahan) are proud to announce the long awaited, safe arrival of their first child, Isaac Richard, born Good Friday, March 29, 2002 at 9:13 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents for the 14th time Bill & Colette Shannahan and proud grandparents for the 3rd time Richard & Ita Howlett. Our thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike, Dr. Bartellis, Dr. Laval, Albert Williams and caseroom staff & nurses of 5North B for the safe delivery & prenatal care of our precious angel.
Mommy & Daddy would like to say a special thanks to Aunt Polly for her support. Mommy would like to say a very huge thank-you to daddy for his love & support. We love you, Daddy.
April 13, 2002

JANES - Rick and Elaine (Martin) are thrilled to announce the speedy and safe arrival of their first child, Ryan Matthew, who was born March 11, 2002 at the W.H.C. Also welcoming Ryan are first time grandparents Fred and Eileen Janes, and eight time grandparents Frank and Margaret Martin of Mount Pearl. Special thanks to caseroom nurse Karen Murray, Dr. Jeff White, Constance Howley and all the staff of 5NB for their exceptional care.
Mommy would like to send an extra special thank you to Daddy and Auntie Karen for all their love and support.
March 23, 2002

KIELEY - Robin and Colleen (Browne) are proud to announce the arrival of Rachel`s baby sister, Laura Ann, born on March 14, 2002 at 9:06 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 13½ oz. Proud grandparents are Albert & Regina Browne, while smiling from heaven are Vincent & Nora Kieley. Very special thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea, Dr. Heidi Kravitz & Dr. Jeremy Pridham, caseroom nurses Robyn Beaudry, Lorna Kearney, Lisa Patten and 5NB nursing staff, especially Rose & Maxine for their excellent care. Thanks as well to Aunt Sharon Kieley & Nanny Browne for their help, and to Mommy`s co-workers for all their support.
March 30, 2002

KIELEY (it was the Friday before Paddy`s Day, March 15th of "02, The Kieleys would soon have a son, A baby brother for Megan, too. From C.B.S. to the hospital, It would be a quick run. An - Aunt Winnie Shea This day will rate highly. Uncle Bill came from Ottawa, For music, laughter, a few brew. Paddy`s Day on the Rock was great, And he got to meet his new nephew. Doctors Sharon Ripley, Johanne Lacelle, You guys are real pros. To Karen Murray, her team of nurses, Thanks for staying on your toes. Should you visit the Kieley`s, On one issue, there`s no maybe, Little Megan will state firmly, "That`s MY baby". A thousand bucks for nice clubs, Two thousand to go to Vegas, But as they say in those ads, A baby boy, well, that`s Priceless!
March 30, 2002

KING - Christopher and Lisa (ne้ Crane) as well as sister Meghan and brother Alexander are pleased to announce the early arrival of a baby boy, Michael Christopher, born March 10, 2002 at 6:50 p.m. at the W.H.C. in St. John`s, weighing 7 lbs, 7 ozs. Also celebrating his arrival are grandparents Dr. Everard and Joyce King, Edgar and Sandra Crane as well as great-grandparents Jack and Irene Hunt. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz and caseroom staff.
March 30, 2002

LEGGE - Glenn, Sharon (Newman) and Big Brother Shane are thrilled to announce the arrival of a precious baby boy, Travis Glenn, born on March 19, 2002, at HSC, weighing 7 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud grandparents Margaret Newman and Kevin and Anita Legge. Special thanks to Daddy and caseroom staff, particularly Margaret Ann.
March 30, 2002

LEGGE /WADMAN - Rex, Wanda and big sister Vanessa are delighted to announce the arrival of a beautiful baby girl, Rachel Patricia. Born March 26, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 13½ oz. Proud grandparents are Patricia Clarke, St. John`s, Kevin and Sylvia Wadman, Arnold`s Cove. Thank you to midwife Robyn Beaudry for excellent care and support, Dr. Robert Miller, and the nursing staff labor and delivery room and obstetrical unit.
April 20, 2002

MALONEY - Glen & Brenda (Devereaux) are thrilled to announce the early arrival of their first child, Jillian Olivia, born March 3, 2002, at 8:50 a.m. at the WHC, St. John`s, weighing 5 lbs. 12 ozs. Proud first time grandparents are Ben and Harriett Maloney, Sweet Bay and Jillian is the third grandchild for John and Lorraine Devereaux, Holyrood. Special thanks to Dr. Gill, nurses Darlene, Lorna and Melanie and all the caseroom and 5th floor staff.
Many thanks to Hibernia for ensuring Daddy could be present for the arrival of his little angel.
March 16, 2002

MANUEL - Barry and Cathy (nee Luff) are pleased to announce the arrival of their beautiful boy, Nathan Wesley. Nathan was born on March 30, 2002 at the Women`s Health Centre, weighing 8 lbs. 60 oz. Proud grandparents are Donald and Marguerite Manuel of Milltown, and Willis and Violet Luff of Cormack. A very special thanks to the doctors and nurses in the caseroom, especially nurse Dawn.
May 05, 2002

MARTIN/HUTSON - Derek and Barbara Martin are delighted to announce the early but safe arrival of their fourth grandchild, Matthew Derek, born March 13, 2002, at Leavenworth, Kansas, weighing 6 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud parents are Rob and Pam Hutson and big brother Robert.
March 30, 2002

MATCHEM - A little sister for Zachary! Jerry and Minnetta (nee Stagg) with Big Brother Zachary, are pleased to announce the arrival of their baby girl, CLAUDIA FAITH. Claudia was born at the HSC, St. John`s on March 29, 2002 @ 9:16 a.m. weighing 8 lbs. 3 ozs. Special thanks to Dr. Patricia Roche whose excellent prenatal care made Claudia`s arrival a safe one. Thank you also to the nursing staff in the caseroom and on 5 NB for all your care.
April 20, 2002

MATHIOUDAKIS - John, Sheri (O`Neill) and Big Sister Alyssa proudly announce the safe arrival of our handsome baby boy, Jonathan Fragiskos Mathioudakis. Born March 26, 2002, at 5:15 a.m., at the WHC, weighing 7 lbs. 6.8 ozs and measuring 21 inches tall. Proud grandparents are Donna and Gerard O`Neill of Goulds and Elizabeth and Frank Mathioudakis of Milos, Greece. Many thanks to Drs. Keeping and Pike for your excellent prenatal care, as well our "Great Coach" Nurse Tammy Pennell, thanks so much for your support.
Big thank you to "Daddy" for staying by Mommy`s side for the long labour and deliver and also for keeping me laughing during those "intense" moments. We love you. We would like to also thank Nanny and Poppy O`Neill for taking such good care of Alyssa during Mommy`s & Jonathan`s hospital stay. Alyssa can`t wait to take Jonathan to school for "Show and Tell"!
May 11, 2002

McGRATH - Paul McGrath and Anna Tullo, of Thorold, Ontario, are delighted to announce the arrival of their daughter, Emily Irene McGrath, on March 12, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 12 oz. A sister for Ariana. Emily is welcomed by proud grandparents Leo & Lorraine McGrath, St. John`s, and Roy & Angela Tullo, Thorold; and great-grandmothers Irene Jardine, St. John`s and Emilinda Paolone, Thorold.
March 23, 2002

MOREY/CAINE - Ken and Charlotte are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a baby girl, Ella Shirley, 9 lbs 14 ozs. Ella was born at the Grey Nuns Hospital in Edmonton. Congratulations from Nanny and Poppy (Brian and Chris) Morey, Great-Grandparents Bernard and Theresa Morey, Aunt Sandy Morey, all of Flatrock and from Grandmother Shirley Caine, Edmonton and Great-Grandmother Catherine Lawlor, St. John`s.
March 16, 2002

NOEL - Dwain and Jill (nee Peckford) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a boy, Peter William James, born on March 12, 2002, at the Women`s Health Centre, weighing 8 lbs. 15.5 ozs. Proud fourth time grandparents are Bruce and Shirley Peckford of St. John`s and William and Sandra Noel of Mount Pearl. Special thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. Kum and caseroom staff.
April 13, 2002

NOSEWORTHY - Paul & Carole are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a boy, Sebastien Paul, born on March 30, 2002 at the HSC. Almost six weeks early, weighing 6 lbs., 1 oz. Proud grandparents Roland & Donna Noseworthy, Pouch Cove and Romain & Marina Perron, Charlo, NB as well as family and friends. A special thanks to nurse Judy Lester in the caseroom, nurse Cathy Tilley 5NB and special thanks to all the nurses in NICU for taking such good care of our little Easter angel.
April 20, 2002

O`NEILL/CADWELL - Gary and Kim are thrilled to announce the arrival of their precious little boy. Zachary Christopher was born 11:50 p.m. on March 19, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Also celebrating our joy are first time grandparents Owen and Sharon O`Neill, and Wayne and Diane Price. Also welcomed by Aunt Jennifer and Uncle Chris. Our heartfelt thanks to Dr. Joan Crane for her prenatal care and Dr. Roche and Dr. Power for our angel Zachary`s safe arrival. Thanks also to caseroom staff.
Mommy would like to say thanks from the bottom of her heart to daddy and Nanny Price for being there when she needed them the most.
April 13, 2002

OZON - Mike and Christina are proud to announce the birth of their first child, a daughter Jessica Anne, born on St. Patrick`s Day, Sunday, March 17, 2002, at 6:47 p.m., at the HSC, St. John`s, weighing 7 lbs. 9 ozs. Also celebrating her arrival are grandparents, Don & Carol Boland and Ted and Margaret Ozon. A very special thank you to caseroom nurse Karen Fanning and thanks to all the staff in the caseroom and on 5NB the Health Sciences.
April 06, 2002

PHILLIPS - Paul, Shannon (Nee Conway) & big sister Clara are thrilled to announce the arrival of Sam Richard, born on Friday, March 8th at 12:35 a.m. weighing 6 lbs., 14 oz. Proud grandparents are Lena & Paddy Phillips of Marysvale and Dick & Doreen Conway of Conception Harbour. First nephew for Aunt Sheri and Uncle Paddy. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz and caseroom staff.
April 20, 2002

POND - Morgan, Miranda (nee Mackey) and big brother Noah are pleased to announce the arrival of their baby girl, Isabella Rose. Isabella was born at the H.S.C. St. John`s on March 13, 2002 at 8:57 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. ¾ oz. Delighted grandparents are Edward and Phyllis Mackey, St. John`s and Jack and Vera Pond, Centreville. Also welcomed by Aunt Lori Ellen. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Pugh and the doctors and nurses the H.S.C.
April 06, 2002

POWER - Jerome, Yvonne and big brother Daniel are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Catherine Ann. Katie was born Thursday, March 21st at the Womens Health Center weighing 7 lbs., 12 ozs. Katie is the 3rd grandchild for thrilled nanny, Ethel Downey and 14th for equally delighted nanny, Rita Power. Daniel and Katie are blessed to have two special angels watching over them, Poppys Junie Downey and Dave Power. We know they are smiling down upon us. Thank you to Dr. Cherry Pike for her wonderful care and to nurses and staff at the Womens Health Center, especially Margaret Anne and Rose.
A very special thanks to Nanny Downey, Bill & Toni and Rodney & Darlene for taking care of Daniel during the hospital stay. Finally, thanks to Daddy for being there for everything, always. Thank Heaven for little girls!
March 30, 2002

PUTT - Sean and Tina (Fleming) are thrilled to announce the safe and much anticipated arrival of their first child, a handsome baby boy. MATTHEW JAMES arrived 5:33 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2002 at the Las Colinas Medical Center in Dallas, Texas weighing a hefty 9 lbs, 7.3 ozs. Many thanks to first-time grandmother Ann Putt and fifth-time grandmother Joan Fleming who made the long trip from Goulds to Dallas to celebrate Matthew`s arrival. Mommy and Matthew would like to send an extra special thanks to Daddy for his love and support throughout the pregnancy and especially during the delivery. Special thanks also to all our family and friends in Newfoundland for all their best wishes and we look forward to seeing you all in June.
May 05, 2002

REID - Brent and Sherry (nee Pretty) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, a precious baby boy, Brady Brent, born March 17, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. Also celebrating his arrival are grandparents Larry and Ivy Reid, Bertha Pretty, as well as great-grandparents Harold and Laura Reid and Mrs. Maude Callan. Special thanks to Daddy and caseroom staff at the W.H.C. in St. John`s.
April 06, 2002

RICE - Sarah is a big sister! Dennis, Suzette (Cooze) and Sarah are thrilled to announce the birth of their second child, Meghan Juanita, born March 9, 2002 at the HSC, weighing 9 lbs. Proud grandparents are William and Bridget O`Keefe of St. John`s, Margaret Rice and great-grandmother Elizabeth Gale of Westport. Many thanks to Dr. O`Grady for her excellent prenatal care along with Dr. Power and Dr. Kum for a safe delivery. A heart-filled thank you to the team of caseroom nurses Lavina, Karen, Tammy and Joan, along with the great nursing staff of 5NB, especially Sheila. Your level of care, thoughtfulness and professionalism will not be forgotten.
Meghan would like to thank Daddy for being such a great coach and Mommy`s close and dear friend Denise (Neicy) Collins for her love and support. "Angels are amongst us"
May 18, 2002

RIDEOUT - JoAnn (nee Dalton), Rod and big sister, Samantha, are overjoyed to announce the birth of Alyssa JoAnn who arrived just in time for Easter on March 28th at 5:35 p.m. weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz. Proud grandparents are Pauline and Leo Dalton of Harbour Main and Bertha and David Rideout of Foxtrap. Thanks to Dr. Samson, Dr. Kravitz and the nurses and doctors at the WHC for their outstanding care.
Special thanks to Daddy and Aunt Darlene for being such wonderful coaches.
April 20, 2002

ROSE - Anne Marie (Clarke) and Frederick are proud to announce the new arrival of their second child, James Wallace, born 3:40 p.m. March 8, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 8½ ozs. Proud big sister Annie Marie and grandparents Annie Marie and James Clarke and Rita and Frederick Rose. Many thanks to nurse Barbara and Dr. Seviour and other staff members during labour and delivery.
March 16, 2002

SAUNDERS - Janice (nee Hoyles) and Glen are delighted to announce the birth of their first child, a handsome baby boy, Kyle Hewitt. Kyle was born on March 15, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs. Proud grandparents are Claude and Viola Hoyles and first-time grandfather Boyd Saunders and Nanny Glendene Saunders (deceased). Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White and Dr. Tennent, and Caseroom and OBS nursing staff, HSC.
March 23, 2002

SEARLE - Gary and Laurie (Puddester) are proud to announce the arrival of their first child, a precious baby boy, Joshua Gary, who made his grand entrance on Thursday, March 7, 2002, at 6:25 a.m. at HSC, weighing in at 7 lbs. 2 ozs. Very proud first time grandparents are Lolly and Yvonne Puddester of Goulds and eleventh time grandmother Stella Searle of Goulds. Special thanks to Aunt Tracey, Daddy and Grandma Puddester for all their help, also Caseroom staff and nurses of 5 North B.
March 16, 2002

SHEPPARD - Elsie Elizabeth. Born to Brian Sheppard and Kimberley Cook of Oakville, Ontario on March 13, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 7 oz. Newest sister for Eric and Sarah, who won`t leave her alone. Twelfth grandchild of Mr. and Mrs. David Sheppard of St. John`s, and ninth grandchild of Dr. and Mrs. Donald F. Cook of London, Ontario. Elsie is also the latest of many great-grandchildren of Mr. Eric S. Cook of Lethbrige, Bonavista Bay.
April 06, 2002

SMITH - Keith, Brenda (Hawkins) and big sister Jenna are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious baby boy, Joshua Keith, born March 26, 2002 at 10:23 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 14 oz. Proud grandparents are Clarence and Judy Smith, St. John`s and Beatrice Hawkins (Admirals Cove). Special thanks to Dr. Crane for prenatal care, Dr. Tennent for the safe delivery of our son, caseroom staff and nurses of 5 North B, Womens Health Centre.
April 20, 2002

TEMPLETON - Jim, Kristann (nee Colton) and big brother Sam are thrilled to announce the arrival of William James on March 15, 2002, weighing 9 pounds 9.5 ounces. Proud grandparents are Bruce and Paula Templeton and David and Carol Colton and great-grandparents Gladys Templeton and Derrick Bowring. Thank you to Dr. Greene and Dr. Roche for their prenatal care and to Dr. Kravitz and nurse Barbara Healey for a safe and speedy delivery.
Special thanks to Granny, Grampy, Aunt Tis, Nana and Grampy for their help taking care of Sam while Mommy and Daddy were at the hospital with Will.
March 30, 2002

THORNE - Robyn,, Alan and big brother Jasper and Saltwater Golden Retrievers: Echo, Willow, Keiko & Devon are thrilled to announce the arrival of Andersen Riley, born March 16, 2002 at 8:45 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 7 ounces. Anders, proud of his Swedish heritage, decided he would be delivered in the front seat of his Dad`s Volvo! Proud grandparents Marie Thorne of Corner Brook and Ray Flynn and Doris Tucker of Little Bay Islands; Great-grandparents: Bride Hakansson of Corner Brook and Harold Armstrong of Little Bay. Many thanks to Dr. Bob Miller, EMTs Junior Bursey and Brian Harris and the nursing staff of Womens Health Centre. Also, special thank you to Aunt Alison Thorne for assisting Dad & Mom with Andersen`s "cool" delivery.
April 20, 2002

VINCENT - Jennifer and Jeff Vincent of Paradise are delighted to announce the healthy arrival of their daughter, Victoria Jennifer. Born at the HSC 12:58 a.m. March 14, 2002 at 7 lbs. 6 oz. Victoria`s arrival was celebrated by visits from her proud 6 year old brother, Peter as well as her grandparents, family and friends. Thanks to all who shared in this very special occasion! Jennifer, Jeff and Peter Vincent
April 13, 2002

WADDLETON - Scott & Joanne (Corrigan) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious baby girl, Rachel Claire Theresa at H.S.C., St. John`s, March 2, 2002 at 7:33 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents are Sadie Corrigan (Hynes), St. John`s, Bill Corrigan, Trepassey and Irene (Tobin) and the late Albert Waddleton, Trepassey. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle, Dr. Gill, caseroom nurses & Karen Fanning and all the nurses at 5NB, particularly Cathy Morrissey, Claudette Smith & Sheila Brushett.
Extra special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support.
March 16, 2002

WAYLAND - Christopher and Kelly (nee Smith) joyfully announce the birth of their son, Paul Drover, 8 lbs. 11 oz. on Saturday, March 30, 2002 at Women`s College Hospital, Toronto. Proud grandparents Boyd and Verna Smith, St. John`s; David and Mary Lou Wayland, Montreal. Great-grandparents Aurelio De Benedetti, Montreal and E. Joyce Chipman and Fred and Ina Smith, Spaniard`s Bay. Many thanks to Dr. Jon Barrett and the nursing staff. Mother and child are doing well.
April 13, 2002

WILLIAMS - Glenn, Lynette, Jessica and Jeremy are thrilled to announce the arrival of Jennifer Suzanne, born March 13, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents Ed and Ruby Hunt, Mount Pearl; Eric and Nettie Williams, Welland, Ont.
June 22, 2002

 

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