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.
ADE - Liam & Denise (Murray) Ade are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, Thomas Edward, born
on March 10th, 2003 at 1:38 a.m. and weighing in
at a whopping 10 lbs. 2 oz. Proud grandparents are Dennis & Brenda Murray
of Topsail and Jim & Louise Ade of Long Pond. A special thank-you to all
the Doctors & Nurses in the NICU at the Janeway.
AITKEN - Big sister Eilish is thrilled to announce the arrival
of her new baby brother, Liam Daniel Aitken, born March
31, 2003 at the Women`s Health Care Centre in St. John`s, weighing
7 lbs. 13 oz. Proud parents are Scott & Sandy (Baird); grandparents: Betty
Aitken and Barbara and Gordon Baird; and great-grandmother Mildred Baird. Special
thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea and the staff at the caseroom and 5NB.
ANDREWS - Todd and Shelley (Penney) are overjoyed to announce
the arrival of their little princess, Brooke Eileen. Brooke
arrived 10 days late on Wednesday, March 12th at
12 noon sharp, just in time for lunch, weighing 7 lbs. 3 oz. Proud grandparents
are Clarence and Eileen Penney of Lewisporte and Gordon and Doreen Andrews
of Bishop`s Falls. Thank you to Drs. Roche, Delaney, Suga and Callahan-Dyer
for their excellent care. An extra big thank you to caseroom nurses Barb Healey
and Karen Fanning. We couldn`t have done it without you. Hugs and kisses to
Grandma and Poppy Andrews, and Nanny and Poppy Penney for all their help at
home and to Daddy for all his love and support. We love you!
BARRETT/FURLONG - Larry and Pamela are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their wiggly giggly bundle of fun, our huggable loveable new
baby son, Thomas Loyola, born March 12, 2003,
weighing 9 lbs. 9 ozs. Welcomed by proud grandparents Robert and Angela Barrett
and Lal and Margaret Furlong. Also welcomed by aunts and uncles Rob, Laura,
Lisa and Ray and cousin Tanisha.
BARRETT/HOLLOWAY - Trevor and Lee are happy to announce the
safe arrival of David Alexander at Royal Columbian Hospital,
New Westminster, BC, on March 27, 2003, at 5:04 a.m., weighing
9 lbs. 7 ozs. Delighted first time grandparents are H. Garfield and Elizabeth
Barrett, Portugal Cove, NL. Glenn and Lynn Holloway, Campbell River, BC; great-grandparents:
Fred and Mil Tupper, Sydney, BC. Also welcoming David Alexander are Uncle Glenn
(Aunt Katherine) Barrett, Burnaby, BC, Aunt Lisa Barrett, Calgary, AB, and
Uncle Paul Holloway, Victoria, BC.
BARROWMAN/BROWNE - Barb, Peter, Daniel and Ian are delighted
to announce the arrival of their new daughter/sister, Hannah Grace,
born March 21st at the Health Sciences Centre,
weighing 5 lbs. 9 oz. Hannah is also welcomed by her grandmother "Goodie",
the rest of her family and many friends. Thanks to Doctors Callahan, Kravitz,
Crane, Laval and Strand. Special thanks to caseroom nurse Beverley. "Good
things come in small packages"
BEDFORD, Myles Allen Paul - On March 13, 2003,
weighing 6 lbs. 3 oz. and born on Granddad Eli Baker`s birthday, Myles is the
first bundle of joy for Jennifer (Baker) and Dwayne Bedford. Myles is proudly
welcomed by grandparents Grandma Paula, Granddad Ivan, Nana Debbie and Nanny
and Poppy Bedford. Great-grandparents are Nanny and Poppy Bridger and Nanny
Hodder, and a special double great-grandmother Dorothy Nichols of Deer Lake.
Myles is looking forward to playing with all his cousins when they come to
visit him. We would like to send a very special thank you to Dr. Lacelle and
the staff of the caseroom and 5NB. Myles and Mommy would like to thank Daddy,
Auntie Natasha and Auntie Debbie for their love and support in the caseroom.
BETTLES - Stephen and Jill (Dwyer) are delighted with the arrival of their daughter, Olivia Mae, born on March 31, 2003, at the Women`s Health Center at 4:49 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 11.5 ozs. Proud grandparents are Douglas and Olive Dwyer, St. John`s, Keith Bettles and Beryl Wright, Charlottetown, PEI; great-grandparents: Frank and Gwen Johnson, Cheshire, England. Also thrilled are Aunt Lynn (Dwyer) and Uncle Gerard Farrell, and cousins Julia and Michael, St. John`s, Aunt Cathy (Dwyer) and Uncle Jeff Gosse, Gander and Aunt Jacquie (Bettles) and Uncle Simon Marsh, and cousins James, Bethany and Edward, Cheshire, England. Special thank you to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for special care of mom and baby, and to nurses Lorna and Lisa of the Caseroom, and Margaret of 5 North B.
BOONE - Dwayne and Nicolle (Tiller) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, REBECCA CLAIRE.
Rebecca was born March 17, 2003, at the Women`s Health Centre,
Health Sciences Complex, weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz. Proud grandparents are Marina
Boone (Woody Point) and Dianne and Bruce Kearley (St. John`s). Special thanks
to Drs. Delaney, Gill, and Mossman and all the Caseroom staff, especially Karen,
Evelyn, and Bev. Mommy would also like to thank Daddy, Nanny Kearley and great
friend Tina for all their help during the delivery.
BREWER/WHYTE - Pam and Chris are thrilled to announce the
safe arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Hayley Regina.
Hayley was born at the Burin Peninsula Hospital on March 19, 2003,
weighing 8 lbs., 1 oz. Proud grandparents are Joe & Regina Brewer and Bill & Mary
Whyte of South East Bight. Thanks to all the doctors & nurses and especially
daddy & nanny Brewer for all their help during the delivery.
BURRY - David and Tracy (nee Winsor) are pleased to announce
the birth of their first child, a 7 lb. 12 oz. boy, Zachary Brandon,
on March 30, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John`s.
Happy grandparents are Mrs. Lorna King, Mr. David Burry of St. John`s, Marie
Lane Winsor of London, Ontario and Dr. Ramon V. Winsor of St. John`s.
BURSEY - Dr. Larry and Kelly are pleased to announce the
birth of their daughter, Victoria, on March 30, 2003,
6 lbs. 12 ozs., a sister for Isaac and Anika. Special thanks to all the wonderful
doctors and nurses at Health Sciences Caseroom.
BURTON - Jeff and Roxanne (Oliver) are thrilled to announce
that our little slowpoke has finally arrived! Liam Emerson was
born March 5, 2003, at 12:31 a.m., 8 lbs. 12¾ ozs.
First grandchild for Dorothy McGrath Oliver and Raymond Oliver of St. John`s,
fourth grandchild for Geraldine and Emerson Burton of Grand Falls-Windsor.
Many thanks to Drs. Grandy and Kravitz for their excellent prenatal care, to
Dr. Mossman in the caseroom, and to the caseroom nurses, especially Annette
and Sue. Mommy and Liam also thank Nana for all her help, and we thank Daddy
for all his love and support during pregnancy and delivery. Watch this boy
- first Nfld. draft pick for the NBA, 2021!!
BUSSEY - Dave, Corie (Howlett) and big sister Nicole are
delighted to announce the arrival of Nicole`s baby brother, David Richard on March
30, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz. Proud grandparents are David and
Frances Bussey and Richard and Vicki Howlett. Thanks to Dr. Kum, staff at HSC
and to family & friends for their support.
BYRNE/NORRIS - Andrew and Andrea are happy to announce the
birth of their baby boy; Aaron John. Born on March
30/03 at 6:05 a.m., weighing 8 lbs., 1½ oz. Proud grandparents
are Rosemary Byrne and Ann and Lorne Norris. Special Thank You to the caseroom
nurses; Regina, Lisa and Lorna, and to Dr. Cheryl Pugh, Dr. Cherry Pike, and
Dr. Kathy Chaytor.
CLEARY - Neil and Janna (nee Moores) are thrilled to
announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby boy. Nolan
Daniel Moores was born March 27th, 2003,
5:38 AM, at the Women`s Health Centre in St. John`s, weighing 6 lbs., 5.5
oz. Nolan is lovingly welcomed by Grandparents David & Norma Moores
of Hr. Grace, Janet Cleary of Bristol`s Hope, and Kevin Cleary of Riverhead.
Delighted in Nolan`s arrival are uncles Danny, Carl, and Andrew, auntie
Heather, and cousin Emma. Proud Great-Grandparents are Alec & Maysie
Moores, Dan & Teresa Neil, Norman Reynolds, and Patricia Cleary. Nanny
Reynolds smiles and holds his hand from heaven. Special thanks to family
and friends for their support, to Cathy and the fantastic Staff at the
WHC, and to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for her superb care.
COLE - Stuart and Elaine are thrilled to announce the
safe and healthy arrival of their first child, William John,
born March 31, 2003, 2:04 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 6½ ozs.
Welcomed with love by proud grandparents Jack and Geraldine Harvey and
Hazel Cole. Poppy Cole is looking down from heaven with love. Special thanks
to all our family and friends for their love and support.
COLE/RYAN - Rowena and Alistair are pleased to announce
the arrival of Caroline Frances, born at HSC on March
29, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandfather Wilfred Ryan
of O`Regan`s, grandparents Bruce and Cathy Cole of Hobart, Tasmania, and
watched over from above by Grandma Caroline Ryan. Welcomed by an incredible
circle of friends and relatives. Special thanks to Tina, Mark, Jacqui,
Jan, Bobbi and many others. Deepest gratitude to the caseroom team and
staff of 5 North B for their care and support.
CONNORS - Dean, Mary and big sissy Olivia are delighted
to announce the arrival of Olivia`s baby brother, Jack Michael
Connors, on March 19, 2003, at 12:55 a.m.,
weighing 8 lbs. 4 ozs. Special thanks to Caseroom staff, especially
Christine Winters, R.N., Dr. Heidi Kravitz and her team, NICU staff
and the staff of 5 North B.
CORBETT - Andrew and Nancy (Russell) are thrilled
to announce the safe arrival of their precious little hockey fan and
buddy for Chewie. Russell James was born 9:53 p.m.
on March 16, 2003 at the Women`s Health Centre, HSC,
weighing 9 lbs. 1 oz. Proud first-time grandparents are Ken & Gillian
Corbett of Topsail and Gerry & Cynthia Russell of Mount Pearl.
Also welcoming Russell are uncles Philip (London, England), and Stephen
(Moncton, NB); great-grannie Martin (Manchester, England) and great-poppy
Mercer (Mount Pearl). Many thanks to caseroom doctors and nurses, especially
Robyn Beaudry, to the nursing staff of 5NB, especially Denise Chafe,
and to Dr. Paula Horwood and Dr. Cheryl Pugh for their prenatal care
CROCKER/DUGGAN - Mark and Denise are happy to announce
the birth of their first child, Kaitlyn Irene, who
was born at the Health Sciences March 29, 2003 at
5:29 pm, weighing 5 lbs. 15 oz. Kaitlyn would like to thank her Daddy & her
Nanny Duggan for being there for Mommy during labor. We would also
like to thank Dr. Cherry Pike & the nurses of the caseroom & 5NB.
Proud grandparents are Irene & Kevin Duggan & Paul & Jenny
Crocker, Cape Broyle.
CUMBIE - Ian, Denise (Blagdon) and big sister Olivia
are delighted to announce the birth of Caroline Elizabeth on March
16, 2003, at 12:33 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud grandparents
are John and Kathleen Cumbie of Chamberlains and Arthur and Dora Blagdon
of Seal Cove. As well, proud great-grandmother Amy Blagdon of Halifax.
Special thanks to Dr. Joan Crane and the staff of the MFAU for pre-natal
care, Dr. Bartellas and Caseroom nurses Eleanor and Joanne for a safe
delivery and the wonderful nurses of 5NB for post-delivery care.
DALTON - Born to Leonard and Annie at Calgary, Alberta, a
healthy baby boy, Xavier John, weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs., on March
18, 2003. Proud grandparents Bren and Eileen Dalton and Uncle Scott.
Looking down from heaven Great-Nanny and Poppy Courtney and Great-Nanny and
Poppy Dalton. Best wishes from all aunts and uncles and friends.
DALTON - Don Dalton and Janice Warren are proud to announce
the birth of their daughter, Angeline Joy, 8 lbs. 11 ozs.,
on March 11, 2003. Maggie and Alex are delighted with their
new baby sister. Proud grandparents are Don and Ang Dalton, Harbour Main, and
Margaret Warren and Garry Warren, St. John`s. A special thank you to Dr. Kum
for providing excellent pre-natal care, the Caseroom staff, especially Robyn
Beaudry, midwife, and staff of 5NB.
DEL RIZZO/DAY - 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 til 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
DIAMOND - Scott and Wendy are very pleased to announce the
birth of their first child, Zachary Glenn. Zac was born on March
22, 2003 at 1:58 p.m. weighing 5 lbs. 7 ozs. He is welcomed by proud
grandparents Manse and Alice Diamond of Lethbridge and Ashwell and Ann Greening
of Lethbridge. Special thanks to all family and friends for your love and support.
DWYER/HUSSEY - Billy & Lori are happy to announce the
birth of their little Angel, Emma Clare. Emma was born on March
17/03 at 10:22 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 1½ ozs. Proud grandparents
are Clare Hussey of Portugal Cove and Roy & Geraldine Dwyer of St. John`s.
Also looking down on Emma from heaven is her Poppy Gerald Hussey. Mommy & Emma
would like to thank Daddy, Aunt Marie & Nanny Dwyer for their support during
Emma`s delivery. You Guys were Great!
FAGAN - Jeff & Elaine (nee Hussey) and big brother Tyrus are proud to
announce the birth of Nolen Joseph on March 8th,
2003 at the
Women`s Health Centre in St. John`s. He weighed 7 lbs and 5 ounces. The proud
Grandparents are Edward and Pearl Hussey of Paradise and Joseph and Fanny Fagan
of Foxtrap. The proud Aunts are Pam and Cynthia and Uncle Blair and Joe. Special
thanks to Dr. Lacelle and the nurses of 5NB.
GREEN - Jason and Lori (Coleman) are delighted to announce
the early but safe arrival of their first child, a precious baby girl. Claire
Isabelle was born March 1, 2003 weighing 6 lb., 1
oz. Proud first time grandparents are Rick and Lorraine Coleman and third time
grandparents Pat and Judy Wall. Many thanks to Dr. Johann Lacelle for her prenatal
care, Dr. Pat O`Shea for a safe delivery, nurses from the caseroom and 5NB.
Extra special thanks to daddy for his support during pregnancy and delivery.
GUSHUE - Jonathan and Karen are delighted to announce the
arrival of Nicholas Hubert, born March 20, 2003 at
3:44 a.m., weighing 10 lbs. 5 ozs., at BC Women`s Hospital, Vancouver, British
Columbia. Welcomed with much love by big brother Timothy, grandparents James
and Gail Gushue and John and Margaret Collingwood; great-grandmother Joan
Allison Herder and three happy uncles.
HALLERAN - Proud parents, Ray and Julie Halleran, are delighted
to announce the arrival of their daughter, Alexis Shirley,
born on March 19, 2003, in Fort McMurray, Alberta, weighing
9 lbs. 15 ozs. Special wishes from big brothers: Jesse and Walter; Uncle
Ernie; proud grandparents: Nanny and Poppy Giles, Nanny Coombs; great-grandparents:
Nanny and Poppy Piercey and Nanny and Poppy Giles. Best wishes from family
HAWKINS/TRICCO - Our hearts were filled with love on March
23, 2003 when Julianna Marie made an early
entrance at the Queensway-Carlton Hospital in Ottawa, weighing 6 lbs.,
8 ozs. Julianna`s new family includes Pamela (Tricco) and Robert Hawkins;
grandparents Bruce and Carol Tricco, St. John`s and John and Betty Hawkins,
HEARTY- Announcing the early arrival of Avery Elizabeth
Hearty, born on March 27, 2003, 2 lbs 13 ozs, at
Ottawa General Hospital. Avery`s new family includes parents Valerie Francis
and James Hearty; brother Jacob; and grandparents William and Gloria Francis
(Topsail) and Florence and Darcy Hearty (Ottawa).
HICKEY / WALSH - Jim and Katharine are delighted to announce
the safe arrival of Grace Katharine born March 03,
2003 at HSC. A little sister for Alison. Proud grandparents are Basil
and Marlene Hickey and veteran grandmother Sheila Walsh. Special thanks to
Drs. Crane, Bartellas, Butler, Delaney, Geumei, Daly MacManamon and special
friend Dr. Heather Flynn. Thank you to Nurse Michelle Randell in the caseroom
and to the wonderful nurses on 5NB. Good things come to those who wait!!
HISCOCK - Douglas and Lori are tickled pink to announce
the arrival of Emily Raylene, weighing 10 lbs. 3 ozs., born March
12, 2003, at 7:25 a.m. Proud grandparents are Gordon and Dorcas
Whalen and Fred and Rita Hiscock. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White and the
staff of the Caseroom and 5NB of the Health Sciences Center.
HOUNSELL - Sandy, Nancy and big sisters Chelsea and Abigail
announce with much pride and joy the birth of their son/baby brother, ROBERT
ALEXANDER, born March 30, 2003, at 4:00 p.m., weighing
7 lbs. 3½ ozs. Robert (Robby) would like to thank his Daddy and his
special Godmother, Sheri Rees-Tarrant, for being such great coaches for Mommy
during labour as well as the doctors and nurses for making sure he arrived
safely. Once again, we extend our heartfelt thanks to Dr. Terry O`Grady for
providing excellent pre-natal care. Robert is welcomed with much love by
his Nanny Beatrice Hounsell, great-grandparents Lucy and Douglas Matthews
of Wareham, B. Bay N., as well as many other family members and friends.
Watching over precious little Robby is his angel and namesake, Poppy Robert
Hounsell, who kept him safe before he arrived in Mommy and Daddy`s arms and
whose spirit lives on through him.
HURD - March 6, 2003 - Sharon and Simon Hurd are thrilled
to announce the birth of their beautiful daughter, Tamsen Bennett Hurd (7
lbs. 10 oz), at the IWK Hospital in Halifax. Sister to Sebastian (17 months);
cousin to Andrew and Matthew Ducey, Kristoffer and Jessica Osmond, Jordan Flood,
Loughlin and Josh O`Brien; niece to Catherine Bennett, Kelly O`Brien, Phil
Lauzon, Catherine Ducey, Robert Hurd; and granddaughter to proud grandparents
Reg and Pat Bennett and Donald and Lisa Hurd.
ISADA - Congratulations to Patrick and Jackie Isada
on the birth of their son, Zachary Joseph, born on March
17, 2003 at St. Joseph`s Hospital in Toronto, Ontario. Best
wishes come from grandparents Pepito and Gloria Isada, Jerry and Mary
Penney, families and friends.
JOHNSON - Born to Danette Collins and Peter Johnson,
a daughter, on March 15, 2003, at the IWK Health Centre, Halifax,
NS. Nora Ruth Johnson is 9 lbs. 1 oz. and is a granddaughter
of Madge and the Late William Smith, Joseph and Lyn Collins, Ruth and the Late
Larry Johnson, all of St. John`s, NL.
JONES - Grant and Wendy (Janes) are pleased to announce the
arrival of their new baby girl, Olivia Darling, born March
7, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs. Olivia is the third grandchild for
Harold and Pamala Janes and the second for Alf and Eva Jones, and baby sister
for four year old Ethan (who still wants to call her pickle honey bunnies!)
Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz and the Caseroom and Obstetrical staff at the
WHC for their excellent care.
KELLY - Jeff and Tara (Bishop) are very proud to announce
the arrival of precious little Sydney Danielle. Although she
delayed her arrival by an extra week, the staff of the Janeway didn`t think
mom or dad could wait any longer, so at 8:16 p.m. March 11/03 she
tipped the scales at 6 lbs. 15.2 ounces. Equally proud are first time grandparents,
Linda and Myles Kelly of Paradise and 3 times blessed Judy and Guy Bishop of
St. John`s. Special thanks to Dr. Pugh, Dr. Strand, Dr. Geumei and all the
caseroom staff especially Karen Fanning who delayed Ken`s supper to make sure
Sydney arrived OK.
MacDONALD - Michael MacDonald and Anne-Marie McElrone,
formerly of St. John`s, Nfld., and now living in Dartmouth, N.S., are thrilled
to announce the birth of their first child, Ryan Merrill Miles MacDonald.
Ryan arrived right on schedule on March 23 at 9:15 p.m.
with the help of the incredibly supportive staff at the IWK Health Centre
in Halifax. He weighed 7 lbs. 14 oz. Ryan`s birth certificate says he`s from
Nova Scotia, but Mom and Dad know he`s a proud Newfoundlander: "Manufactured
Right Here!" Many thanks to Dr. Alison Hillman and Dr. Heidi Kravitz,
who provided such excellent care to Mom and baby while they were living in
McKEE/SMITH - Mark McKee and Moya Smith of Matthews, NC, announce
with joy the arrival of Andie JiangGe, born Mar 19/03 and
placed in the arms of her grateful parents in Dianjiang, Chongqing, P.R. China
on January 5, 2004. Proud big brothers and sister are Rogan,
Evan and Claire. Grandparents are Myrtle and Ed McKee of Pittsburgh and Hannah
Smith and the late Murray Smith of St. John's.
MERCER - Jeff, Loretta and big brother Joshua are pleased
to announce the safe arrival of Adam William Jeffery on March
9, 2003. Proud grandparents Louise and Sheldon Mercer and watching
our boys from up above Nanny and Poppy Simms. Special thanks to the Caseroom
and 5NB nurses and Dr. Kravitz.
METCALFE - Leroy and Sharon (Hopkins) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their daughter, Sara Annie. Sara was born at
the Labrador Health Centre in Goose Bay on March 28, 2003,
at 4:33 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud grandparents are Mae Metcalfe of
Main Brook and Edna and Gerald Hopkins of St. John`s. Special thanks to Midwives
Allison and Jean; also, Drs. Fitzgerald, Stacey and Rawluk.
MOLLOY/O`LEARY - Linda and Randy and brother Shane, are delighted
to announce the arrival of Alice Mary, born March
31, 2003 at 3:14 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. Proud grandparents Gordon O`Leary,
Portugal Cove South, Mary and Raymond Molloy, St. Shotts. Special thanks to
our family and friends, Dr. Lacelle, nurses in the caseroom and 5NB.
O`BRIEN - Bruce and Lori (Heffernan) are pleased to announce
the arrival of their beautiful baby girl. Breanna Laura was
born on March 15th, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 4 oz.
at the Women`s Health Centre. Proud grandparents are Mike and Lorraine Heffernan,
Joe and Esther O`Brien. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, nurse Lorna Kearney
and the staff of 5NB.
O`BRIEN - Jordyn Ellen Elizabeth, beautiful baby girl, born March
5, 2003 at 8:34 a.m., 8 lbs., 7 ozs., 21" long. Proud parents,
Tom & Heather, big brother, Geoffrey, age 10. Doting grandmother, Margaret
Marrie, special uncle & godfather, Jim O`Brien, special aunt & godmother,
Melanie Hynes who helped bring baby Jordyn into the world. Thank-you so much!
Welcome, little girl from all your family & friends.
O`KEEFE - Paul, Kelly, big sister Cierra & big
brother Riley are proud to announce the arrival of a beautiful little girl. Kenzie
Shae O`Keefe arrived on March 14, 2003 at 8:25 p.m.,
weighing 8 lbs. 7 oz., at the Women`s Health Center, Health Sciences Complex.
Proud grandparents are Margaret & Dennis O`Keefe, Mt. Pearl & Gladys & Robert
Harris, Lethbridge. Great-grandparents are Alma Stryde, Embree & Gerald
O`Keefe, Mt. Pearl. Special thanks to Drs. Halley, Tennent & Pike, caseroom
staff, especially Kathy & Don & the nursing staff of 5NB.
O'Leary / Molloy
PERRIN - Lyle and Andrea (Rees) are happy to announce the
arrival of another beautiful daughter, Jennifer Elizabeth,
on March 6, 2003, at Stoney Plain Hospital, AB. A little sister
for Jessie and Haley. Happy grandparents are Margaret and Hal Rees, Mount Pearl,
and Dianne and Stanley Perrin of Lethbridge, AB, and extended families of Andrea
PIERCE - Meghan and Joshua are thrilled to announce the arrival
of their new baby sister, Alicia Dawn, born Monday,
March 10, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 7 oz. Proud parents are David and
Lynn (Halley). Alicia is the 14th grandchild of Barbara Halley,
St. John`s and the 7th grandchild of Dianne and Russell Graham,
Port aux Basques. Also welcomed by great-grandmother Mary Strickland, Port
aux Basques. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea for your excellent prenatal
care & safe delivery, and to caseroom nurses Sue and Ruth. A very special
thanks to Sara, Laura, Sheldon and Stephen for taking such good care of Meghan
and Joshua. Watching over precious little Alicia is her angel, Poppy (Jim)
PINSENT - Glen and Jackie (Hollett) are thrilled to announce
the birth of their little princess, Stephanie Rachel Margaret,
on March 23, 2003, at 12:47 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 8 oz. Proud
grandparents are Eli and Mary Hollett and Raymond and Theresa Pinsent, all
residing in Bellevue. Also celebrating are great-grandparents: Harold and Mary
Hollett and John and Viola Ralph. Special thanks to Drs. Bartellas, Lacelle
and Mossman, caseroom staff and staff of 5 North B for their superb care and
support. Mommy and Stephanie would also like to thank daddy for his care during
PUDDISTER - Dwayne & Michelle are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Haylee Margaret,
on March 29, 2003, weighing 6 lbs. 13½ ozs. Proud grandparents
are William & Margaret Glynn & Harry & Alfreda Puddister. Haylee
is also welcomed by Aunts Sherry, Loretta, Sherri & Uncle Trevor. Special
thanks to Dr. Awadalla & the nurses at JPMH, Gander for their excellent
care & support of Haylee & Mom.
READ - Wally and Heather (Hynes) are pleased to announce
the birth of Wallace Daniel Richard. He arrived at the Women`s
Health Center, weighing 7 lbs. 10 ozs., at 7:58 a.m. on Saturday, March
15, 2003. Daniel is the fourth grandchild of Richard and Bernice (Anthony)
Hynes of Stag Harbour, Fogo Island, and the seventh grandchild of Wally and
Ida (Wellon) Read of St. John`s. Many thanks to Dr. Jeff White, and the exceptional
nursing staff of the Caseroom and 5NB.
REID/TUFF - Born to Steven Reid and Darlene Tuff on March
30th, 2003 at 7:38 a.m., Brennah Lillian Emma,
weighing 5 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents Charles and Miranda Tuff, Witless
Bay and Harry and Chloe Reid, Grand Falls; great-grandparents Raymond and
Minnie Coale, Grand Falls. Special thanks to Dr. Pike and Dr. Pugh; also
caseroom nurses and nurses on 5 North B.
RICE - Sean and Jo Rice (Mortlock) are delighted to announce
the arrival of their first child. Jack Robert was born on March
7 in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, where Sean and Jo are living. Proud
grandparents are Gerry and Mary Rice of St. John`s and Allen and Jan Mortlock
of Surrey, England. Great-grandparents are Bob and Rita Price of St. John`s
and Florence and Redves Short and Ethel Mortlock of England. Jack weighed in
at 9 lbs. 12 ozs and is 21 inches long.
ROWE - Craig, Heather (Spearns), and big brother David are
thrilled to announce the arrival of Thomas Craig. Thomas arrived
at the HSC on March 19, 2003 at 10:15 p.m., weighing in at
9 lbs 9 oz. Delighted grandparents are Mike and Betty Spearns and Calvin and
Natalie Rowe. Also thrilled are great-grandparents Don and Isabelle Rowe. Special
thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea, Dr. Pugh, and case room nurses Karen and Lorna.
Extra special thanks from Mommy for Daddy`s wonderful coaching!
Ryan / Cole
SILVER - Jason and Stacey are pleased to announce the arrival
of their first son Michael Patrick born March 30,
2003 at the Women`s Health Centre in St. John`s weighing 9 pounds
4 ounces. Michael is also welcomed by grandparents Joseph and Patricia Silver
and Levi and Jenny Willcott, great-grandparents Dorothy Noseworthy, Gert and
Sandy Willcott and Kathleen and Harold Saunders, and uncles Jeffrey Silver
and Bryan and Ashley Willcott. Special thanks to all of the staff of the caseroom
and 5NB at the Health Sciences Centre.
SINNOTT - Jim, Kim (Button), Daniel and Joshua are thrilled
to announce the arrival of Sarah Samantha. Weighing in at
9 lbs. 14 ozs., Sarah was born at 8:47 a.m. on March 3, 2003.
Proud grandparents are Sam and Nellie Button of Labrador City and Lillian and
the Late Dierney Sinnott of St. John`s. Special thanks to Dr. Crane, Caseroom
nurse Ruth, and all the staff of the 5th Floor HSC.
TIPPETT - Jeff and Jennifer (Miller) and big sister Lauren
are thrilled to announce the birth of Jonathan Miller Tippett on March
14, 2003, tipping the scales at 10 lbs., 7 oz. Proud grandparents
are Lew and Lorraine Miller of Topsail, Rosalind Tippett of Harbour Main and
Eric Tippett of Cupids. Special thank you to Dr. Kum and caseroom nurse Annette
Coates for a smooth delivery. Thanks to the rest of the caseroom staff especially
nurses Barb, Karen and Christine, staff of 5NB, and Dr. Cheryl Pugh for her
TOBIN - Brad & Janet are thrilled to announce the birth
of their beautiful daughter Brooke Sarah Bridget born on March
27, 2003, at 1:11 a.m., Weighing 6 lbs. 5 ozs. The proud Grandparents
are Patrick & Doreen Tobin of St. Vincent`s & Ann Tobin of Riverhead.
A special thank you to Dr. Pike and the staff of 5NB. A special thank you to
Daddy for excellent coaching, love & support.
TRAVERSE - Ed & Carol (nee Oates), Baie Verte, are delighted
to announce the arrival of a precious son, Jacob Riley, weighing
7 lbs., 4 oz., at Western Memorial Hospital, Corner Brook, March 20,
2003. A little brother for Molly, Luke & Julia and eighth grandchild
for Hollis & Thelma Oates, St. John`s.
VATERS - Keith and Sarah Jane (nee Upshall) are thrilled
to announce the safe arrival of their second child, Jessica Miriam,
a little sister for Hannah. Born on Wednesday, March 26, 2003 at
1:03 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. & 14 oz. Special thanks to Daddy and Auntie
Miriam. Proud grandparents: Eugene Upshall and Sarah Hickey (St. John`s), Andy
and Karen Vaters (Guatemala). Thanks to Drs. S. Lavalle, T. O`Grady and S.
WADLAND - Jeff and Rhonda are thrilled to announce the arrival
of Kayla Leigh, 7 lbs. 6½ ozs., on March 20,
2003. Proud grandparents are David and Jennifer Wadland and Gordon
and Margaret Clarke. Special thanks to Dr. P. O`Shea. We would also like to
thank the Caseroom staff, in particular Ruth; and the staff from 5NB.
WALSH - Steve and Patricia (Corrigan) are delighted to announce
the late, but safe arrival of Sarah Carol on March
19th, 2003 at 8:11 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 9 oz. A precious
little sister for Joseph. Sarah is welcomed by proud grandparents Thomas and
Sarah Corrigan of Trepassey and Leonce Walsh of St. Brendan`s, Bonavista Bay.
Our heartfelt thanks once again to Dr. Johanne Lacelle, caseroom nurses Tracey
Carter and Michelle Randell for such tremendous care and support and to the
wonderful staff of 5NB. Also, special thanks to Aunt Tina and Aunt Jennifer
for taking such good care of Joseph.
WARREN - Auburn, Patricia (Walsh) and big brothers Liam and
Aidan are thrilled to announce the speedy arrival of Conor Auburn,
weighing 10 lbs. 13 oz., on March 27, 2003 at 9:15 p.m. Proud
grandparents are Mike and Eileen Walsh, and Ernest and Joan Warren. Special
thanks to Dr. Kravitz and the Janeway delivery team.
"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 & Evelyn Woundenberg
**Contributed by Sandra Churchill
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.
© Newfoundland's Grand Banks (1999-2017)
You can search the entire NGB site
by using the [Google] search below.