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The Telegram Births
March 2005

 

ANSEMS - Kaitlin Chelsea Ansems (born April 7, 2002) is happy to announce the arrival of her little brother Aaron Riley Ansems (born March 23, 2005 in Halifax, NS). Other proud family members include Mommy (Sheri Ansems nee Murphy) and Daddy (Mark Ansems), Nana and Poppy Murphy (St. John's, NL), Grammy and Grampy De Graaf, Grampy Ansems (all of NS) and aunts, uncle and cousins. What a wonderful early treat from the Easter Bunny!
04/05/05

BAKER - Jeff and Crystal (Faulkner) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their son, Noah Benjamin, born on March 18, 2005, weighing 9 lbs. 2 ozs. Welcoming Noah are proud grandparents Donald and Marilee Baker and William Faulkner. Special thanks to Dr. Crane and the doctors and nurses of the Fetal Assessment Unit, case room, and 5NB.
05/28/05

BALAN - Aidan (along with his Mom & Dad) are thrilled to announce the birth of his little brother Issac Augustus Nathan. Issac was born March 12, 2005 at the Women's Health Center in St. John's weighing 8lbs 3ozs. Many thanks to Dr. Roche for her fantastic prenatal care and to the doctors and nurses at the WHC for their excellent care and attention. Also, a very special thanks to our families and friends who have helped us out so much!
05/28/05

BEASLEY - Born to Brendan and Patricia (Kavanagh) on March 9, 2005 at Toronto East General, Twins: Victoria Ellen, weighing 5 lbs. 13 ozs. and Dylan Marcus, weighing 5 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Stella Kavanagh, Mt. Pearl and Virginia & Cyril Beasley, Pickering, Ontario. Also welcoming Victoria & Dylan are their aunts, uncles, cousins and a wonderful circle of family & friends.
03/26/05

BISHOP - James and Renee (Rice) and big sister Leah are pleased to announce the birth of Megan Bridget. Megan was born March 18th, 2005 at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater, Florida, weighing 6 lbs., 13 oz. Proud grandparents are Gerry & Mary Rice of St. John's & Jim & Pat Bishop of Virginia Beach, Va. Watching over Megan from heaven is Grandma Audrey Bishop. Great-grandparents are Bob & Rita Price of St. John's. Thanks to Nanny & Poppy Rice for coming to Florida & for all their help. Leah is excited to introduce her little sister to all her Nfld family & friends this fall.
07/09/05

BORDEN - Melvin and Jackie (Gay) are overjoyed to announce the arrival of their first son, Dylan Samuel. Dylan was born on March 5, 2005 at 1:06 a.m. in St. John's weighing 6 lbs., 14 oz. Dylan is welcomed by proud first time grandparents Mabel and Dennis Borden and Sandra Gay. Also watching over Dylan is Poppy Gay. Dylan's arrival is also celebrated by Aunt Christine and Uncle Harv, Uncle Steve and Uncle Fred. Thanks to everyone for all the lovely gifts for Dylan. Special thanks to Daddy for being such an excellent coach.
04/30/05

BRAGG - Paula (Yetman) and Jamie are pleased to announce the arrival of their baby boy, Evan Abram, born on March 10, 2005, weighing 10 lbs. 12 oz . Happy and proud first time grandparents are Patsy and Gordon Yetman and Frank and Linda Bragg; Welcome from uncle Michael, and Aunts Sarah and Christa. Great-grandmothers Mrs. Hilda Bragg, Mrs. Anastasia Yetman, Mrs. Margaret Furey and Mrs. Fanny Hudson.
04/16/05

BURKE - Todd and Tracy (Johnson) are pleased to announce the birth of their third child. Evan Todd was born March 20, 2005, weighing 8 lbs. 12 oz. His arrival is welcomed by big brothers Liam and Dane as well as grandparents Lynn Johnson of St. John's, Gord and Betty Burke of Gander and Great Nanny Wicks.
04/16/05

BURKE - David and Janice (Lee) are proud to announce the birth of Michael's little brother, Jonathan Patrick, who finally arrived March 28, weighing 8 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents are John and Mary Lee, Marguerite and the late Neil Burke and great-grandmother Esther Burke. Special thanks to Dr. Hatcher and Dr. Bartellas for their wonderful prenatal care, caseroom nurse Sheila Whalan, Dr. White and Dr. O'Grady for a safe delivery and to the nursing, dietary and housekeeping staff of 5NA and 5NB for their care. An extra special thanks to all our family and friends for their love and support.
06/04/05

BURNESS/PEACH - Brad, Heather and Big Sister Sophie wish to announce the early arrival of their precious son and little brother, Max Thomas William, at the WHC on March 29/05, weighing 6 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud grandparents are Brenda Burness of St. Phillips and William and Edith Peach of Chamberlains. Max is also welcomed by many aunts, uncles and cousins who are looking forward to meeting him. Thank you to Dr. Verge, Dr. Kum and Dr. Tennant and the staff of 5NB and the caseroom.
04/09/05

BUTLER - An angel sent from Heaven, straight from God above. A precious baby girl, to cherish and to love! Randy and Renée (nee Rideout) are ecstatic to announce the speedy arrival of their little miracle, Madison Chelsea, on March 30, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs. Proud first-time grandparents are Walt and Elsie Rideout of Foxtrap and third-time grandparents are Reg and Mary Butler of Chamberlains. Thanks to Dr. Bartellas for all his care, the PHCS staff for their close attention to Mommy (especially Lois), the case room staff (especially Lisa and Cathy) and of course, thanks to Daddy for all of his special love and caring for Mommy all the way through!
05/07/05

BYRDE - Big sister Olivia Christine along with proud parents Kelly Byrde (Miller) and Ishan Byrde are thrilled to announce the birth of Baby Michael Errol Byrde. Michael was born in Ontario on March 26, 2005. He has delighted Grandparents, Great-Grandmother, Aunts, Uncles and cousins in St. John's who can't wait to meet him in August! To send your congratulations, please email Kelly at - kellybyrde@sympatico.ca
04/09/05

CARTER - Ed and Susan Carter (nee Billard) are thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter Mackenzie Susan on March 5, 2005 at 9:23 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 7 oz. Thanks to Dr. Kravitz and Dr. MacIntire for their excellent prenatal care, and the nurses on 5NB for being so great. Extra special thanks to proud grandparents Nanny and Poppy Billard of Terra Nova and Nanny and Poppy Carter of Wabush for their continued love and support.
05/21/05

CONWAY - Mark and Tracy (March) are pleased to announce the birth of their son Liam Austin, brother to Kathleen. Liam was born in Moncton, N.B. on March 16, 2005, weighing 8 lbs. 13 ozs. Liam was welcomed by his proud grandparents Austin and Blanche March and Noel and Sandra Conway and their families. Baptism to be held at Mary Queen of Peace Church, September 25, 2005 at 11:00 a.m.
09/17/05

CUMBY - It's a girl! Mike and Lisa (Hickey) are delighted to announce the arrival of a little sister for Sam and Luke. Emma Josephine was born in Clermont-Ferrand, France, at 3:55 pm on March 16th. Emma is also welcomed by proud grandparents Jo and Dave Hickey of Outer Cove, and Isabel and Eric Cumby of St. John's. Heartfelt thanks to family and friends at home and in France for their love and support.
04/02/05

DALTON - Grant and Karen (nee Morrissey) and big brother Matthew are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Erin Elizabeth, born March 17, 2005, weighing 7 lbs., 14 ozs. Erin is welcomed by a large circle of family and friends especially Nanny and Poppy Dalton and Nanny Morrissey. Thank you to Drs. Gill, Strand and McCaffery as well as the staff of the caseroom and 5NB of the WHS, St. John's
04/02/05

DOBBIN - It's a Girl! Mervin and Stacey (Kielly) are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their first child - a precious baby girl. Kaitlyn Anne was born at the HSC on March 8th, 2005 at 3:43 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 6 oz. Welcoming Kaitlyn are proud grandparents Frank and Anne Kielly and Patrick and Bernadette Dobbin. Also welcoming Kaitlyn are her excited first cousins, Emily and Elaina. Special thanks to Dr. Bannister and Dr. Kum for their prenatal care and to the staff and nurses in the caseroom and on 5NB. Mommy and Kaitlyn would like to thank Daddy for all his love and support during delivery and for being such a great coach.
04/16/05

DOOLEY-FOWLER - Born to Billy and Ashley on March 19, 2005, their first child, a beautiful little angel from heaven, Brooklynn Deborah, weighing 9 lbs. 15½ ozs. Proud grandparents Jim Coady, Debbie and Eddie O'Brien, Billy and Debbie welcome their first grandchild Brooklynn with all their love from Calgary. Great-grandparents Bill and Frances Griffiths, Bill and Hildred Dooley. Also welcoming Brooklynn are her aunts, uncles, cousins and a very wonderful circle of family and friends. Lastly, Mommy would like to thank Daddy and Nanny O'Brien for all their love and support.
03/26/05

DOWER - Gerard, Angie and big sister Emily, announce the birth of Julia Nicole on March 31, 2005 in Lethbridge, AB. Proud grandparents, Nish and Mary Dower, St. John's, NL, Beth Hanson, Doug and Elaine Sheppard, Calgary, AB.
04/16/05

DUNPHY - Paul, Cynthia, and big sister Nicole are delighted to announce the safe arrival of Emily Marie. Emily was born at the Carbonear General Hospital at 5:55am on March 19th, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs. Emily is welcomed by proud grandparents John and Muriel Davis of Norman's Cove, and Rose Dunphy of Carbonear, as well as a great number of other family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. N. Marais, Dr. P. du Plessis, and the nursing staff for taking such good care of us.
04/16/05

ELLIS - It's a girl! Rick and Karen (Hearn) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, Jorja Mareth. Jorja was born on March 22, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 11.5 ozs. Also welcoming Jorja are proud grandparents Tom and Mary Hearn of Mount Carmel and Murray and Etha Ellis and great-grandparents, Elizabeth Ellis and Freda and Kenneth Carey, all of New Brunswick. A very special thank you to Dr. Pike for her prenatal care and to Dr. Tennent, and staff of the case room and 5NB for their exceptional care during and after delivery.
04/16/05

FAGAN - Cory & Joanne (EDDY) are extremely proud to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Ella Grace, born in Newmarket, Ontario on March 16th, 2005 at 3:35 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 14 ozs. Welcoming Ella are first time grandparents Robert & Rosemary Eddy, Cynthia Whalen & Kevin Fagan (St. John's); also great-grandfather Walter Whalen. Special thanks to Dr. Newton and all the staff at Southlake Hospital. A very special thanks to all our family for their love and support.
07/09/05

GEORGE-O'LEARY - Sheilagh O'Leary and Stephen George are delighted to announce the arrival of their gorgeous baby boy, Eoin Ekiyan, born 2:11 a.m. on March 27th, 2005 (Easter Sunday), weighing 9 lbs. 9 oz. Proud grandparents are Alice and Matthew George and Vera O'Leary (Sean O'Leary). Big brother Eamon and big sister Maren are also very excited. Special thanks for the natural and safe delivery to midwife Robyn Beaudry, Dr. Pat O'Shea, case room nurse Darlene Fleming and best friend Dana Warren.
04/23/05

GIBBONS - Big brother Dylan along with his Mom and Dad, Lori (Bishop) and Darren, are thrilled to announce the arrival of his sister, Gina Rose, born March 31, 2005, at HSC, weighing 6 lbs. 13 ozs. Fourth grandchild for Phonse and Liz Bishop (Gaskiers, SMB) and second grandchild for Harold and Mary Gibbons (Bay Roberts). Special thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. White and staff at HSC. An extra special thanks to Daddy for the great support given to Mommy. Gina Rose would also like to wish her Big Brother Dylan a Happy 5th Birthday July 9, 2005.
07/09/05

HOGAN - Mike and Karen (Lake) are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, Benjamin Michael on March 7, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents are Pat and Joanne Hogan and Pauline Lake. Watching over Benjamin from above is his poppy Norbert Lake. Also welcoming Benjamin are his aunts and uncles: Chris, Danielle, Peter, John, Annette, Neil and Jamye. Benjamin is excited by the arrival of his cousin Emma, born to John and Annette, March 28, 2005 in St. Catharine's, Ontario. Thanks to the nurses and staff of the Women's Health Centre. Special thanks to Dr. Kathleen Halley for her care and kindness. Benjamin has been welcomed into a large circle of family and friends and we would like to thank them for their love and support.
05/21/05

HOLWELL - Rob and Tina (Carrigan) are proud to announce the arrival of Brady's baby brother. Joshua Christian was born 4 weeks early on March 28, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 13 ozs. Welcoming Josh are his grandparents Robert and Marion Carrigan and Anne Holwell. Poppy Holwell is smiling down from Heaven. Mommy would like thank all the staff of the Women's Health and HSC for taking such good care of her and Josh, and neo-natal staff at the Janeway. A special thank you to Daddy and Brady for all their love and support.
05/07/05

HOWELL - Sean, MaDonna (Power) and big brother Liam would like to announce the safe arrival of our healthy little newest addition, Malachy Aidan Bernard, born March 8, 2005 at 3:13 P.M. weighing 8 lbs., 15 oz at Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON. Malachy is the 5th grandchild for Aidan & Margaret Howell of Foxtrap, CBS and the 17th for Bernard & Dorothy Power of North Harbour, SMB. A special thank you to Dr R. McIlquham for a safe delivery and to the staff from KGH for their care and support during our stay.
04/16/05

KEHOE - Chris and Meghan (nee Molloy) are thrilled to announce they have been blessed with a beautiful baby girl! Avery Rose was born on Wednesday, March 16th, 2005; at 2:46 P.M., weighing 6 lbs, 12 ozs. Celebrating Avery's arrival are proud grandparents Jim and Bernice Molloy of Outer Cove, Mike and Rose Kehoe of Paradise, as well as lots of Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins. Thanks to Tracy House LPN (Port Saunders) and Dr. Pike for their prenatal care, Dr. Erica House, Dr. Kennedy, and Dr. Bartellas in the caseroom, as well as all the nurses on 5NB. An extra special thanks to case room nurse Lisa Daley, for all her kindness and care! Mommy and Avery would like to thank Daddy for all his love and support, we love you!!
04/02/05

KENT - George, Lisa (Fitzgerald) and big sister Katelynn are happy to announce the arrival of their handsome baby boy, George Thomas, born at HSC on March 15, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 11 oz. Proud grandparents are George and Linda Kent and Rivlyn Fitzgerald. Nanny Fitzgerald (Alfreda) watches over him with love from heaven. Special thanks to the caseroom nurses and Drs. Roche, Kennedy and Robinson.
06/11/05

LAPENSKIE - It's a girl! Ava Dawn McKechnie. Rhiannon and Jason are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a daughter, Ava. She was born on Thursday, March 24th, 2005 at 7:22 p.m., weighing 8 pounds and measuring 19.5 inches. Proud grandparents include Reggie and Joyce, as well as first time grandparents Cullene and Don. Ava is welcomed by several aunts, uncles, cousins and cats.
04/23/05

LITTLEJOHN - Bill, Lori (nee Martin) & big brother Cody are thrilled to announce the arrival of another beautiful baby boy. "Brady Martin Littlejohn" was born on March 23/05, weighing 8 lbs., 10 oz. Proud grandparents are Daphne & Tom Rossiter of Mt. Pearl, Eldon & Addie Martin of Clarenville, and Val & Viola Littlejohn of St. John's. A sincere thank you is extended to Doctors Kum, Howse & Farah, Caseroom Nurse Roxanne Drover, and 5NB Nurses Carol Anne & Kim for their exceptional care.
04/16/05

MALONEY - Ten little fingers and ten little toes, two little ears and one little nose. Our baby's so perfect, cute and new, she's left her impression on our hearts too! Tom and Kim (nee McCarthy) Maloney along with proud grandparents Daphne Slade and Frank and Ann Maloney are pleased to announce the arrival of Sarah Elizabeth, who was born on March 29th, 2005 at 8:45 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. Thank you to Dr. Allison Furey and Dr. Heidi Kravitz for their excellent pre-natal care. Many thanks to Dr. Robert Kennedy and all the nurses of the case room and 5NB for making us so comfortable.
05/28/05

MCCARTHY - Bob and Nicole (Philpott) are thrilled to announce the early arrival of their two little miracles, Aiden Patrick (5 lbs. 2 oz.) and Claire Theresa (5 lbs. 15 oz.) born Monday, March 7, 2005. Aiden and Claire are welcomed by proud grandparents Nick & Frances Philpott and Tom & Betty McCarthy, as well as, by a large group of aunts, uncles, cousins, family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. O'Grady, Dr. Crane and the outstanding Drs. and nurses of the case room, fetal assessment unit and 5NB. Last but surely not least a big thank you to the fantastic gang in "Room 6" NICU for all their special care.
03/26/05

MCGRATH - Dr. Jerry and Nancy (Lush) and big brother Hunter are pleased to announce the arrival of BRAYDEN SHANE, 10 lbs. 5 oz. on March 20, 2005 at the WHC. Nannies Joan, Anne and Alice, Poppies Cyril and Gerald, great-grandmother Marjorie Lush are elated with their first Newfoundland grandchild. XO's from family and friends for Brayden.
04/23/05

McGRATH - Bobby and Hayley (Cram) are thrilled to announce the early but safe arrival of their precious baby girl, Cassandra Rose Mary. Sent directly from heaven under the watchful eye of Poppy McGrath, Cassandra arrived on March 12, 2005 and topped the scales at 3 lbs, .06 oz. A little cousin for Dillon, Alex and Andrew, Cassandra is the first granddaughter for Maxwell and Rose Cram of Green's Harbour and Gertrude McGrath of Torbay and a special niece for all her aunts and uncles. A special thank you to Dr. Terri O'Grady and Heather Rees for their pre-natal care and especially to Dr. Greene and all his staff. Thank you is also extended to Dr. Kravitz and Dr. Howse and all the caseroom nurses for their excellent care and flawless delivery and the staff of 5NB who took excellent care of Hayley. A very special thank you is extended to all the doctors and nurses of the neonatal ICU who took exceptional care of our little girl and helped her grow during her stay with them. You are a special group of people. Cassandra would like to thank Aunt Molly for looking after both Mommy and Daddy while they waited for my arrival.
05/14/05

NOLAN - Andrea (nee Nurse) and C.J. are so happy to announce the safe arrival of their baby boy, Nathan John, born on March 3, 2005, at 5:51 a.m., 8 lbs. on the button. So happy and proud to have Nathan, their first grandchild, are Alethia and John Nolan and his uncle Adam, and Jackie and Noel Nurse and his uncle Nick. Proud great-grandparents are Mrs. Mary Nurse and Mamie and Calvin Day. A very special thank you to Andrea's aunt Barbara Cadigan.
04/02/05

NOSEWORTHY - Steven, Kelly (nee Martin) and big sister Madison are thrilled to announce the birth of Mitchell Steven on Friday, March 4th, 2005 at 7:04 a.m. weighing 9 lbs 12 oz at Women's Health Clinic, St. John's. Mitchell is also welcomed by grandparents John & Emma Martin and Douglas & Renette Noseworthy. Also great grandfather Bill Noseworthy. Special thanks to Drs. Mate and Pike for their prenatal care and Drs. Kravitz and Brown for safe delivery. Also the caseroom nursing staff for their wonderful care and the nurses of 5NB. Mitchell sends love to Uncle Jay in Halifax and Aunt Diane & Uncle Bill in Ottawa. Also a special thank you to Daddy for his continuing love and support.
03/12/05

O'BRIEN / DOOLEY - The joy and wonder of a new baby fills our home and surrounds our family once again. Loyola, Patricia, Noah, Kathleen and Patrick have lovingly embraced Daniel Joseph since his birth on March 30. Our family and friends share our happiness and their help and support have been greatly appreciated. Many thanks to the involved health care providers, especially Dr. Ripley, Dr. O'Grady and Dr. Kravitz.
05/21/05

O'NEILL - Stephen and Rhonda (Benoit) are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, Sean William, born on March 7, 2005 at 4:12 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 11 ozs. Proud grandparents are Terry and Ardelle O'Neill of Mt. Pearl, Sarah Benoit of St. Alban's and watching over Sean from above is his Grandpa Anthony Benoit.
05/28/05

RIDEOUT/NEWELL - Darryl and Erica are thrilled to announce the birth of their precious son, Blake Eric, born March 4th, 2005, weighing 8 lbs. 4 oz. He is welcomed by proud grandparents Kay Newell (and poppy Eric watching over Blake from heaven). Scott and Pauline Smith, St. John's, Poppy Walter Rideout in Marystown. Also Uncle Phil, Aunt Darlene and cousins Emily and Kayly. Heartfelt thanks for Drs. and case room staff and nurses on 5NB. Special thanks to Godmother-to-be Shannon for all your help.
03/26/05

RYAN - I am a little angel sent from heaven for mommy and daddy to love. Jody and Nancy (O'Brien) are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Haley Jodie, born March 13, 2005 at 8:59 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. Proud grandparents are Bill & Jacqueline Ryan of Ferryland and Marlie and Leo Molloy of Cape Broyle. Also welcomed by great-grandmothers Mrs. Susie Kavanagh, Mrs. Anne Butler and Mrs. Maggie O'Brien, as well as aunts Tracy (Freddy) & Cheryl (Jason), uncle Tyler and cousins Cody Colin & Kyle. Thank you to Dr. Watson, Dr. Roche & Dr. White and to the nurses of the caseroom and 5NB for all your care. Special thanks to daddy and aunt Cheryl for your love and support during the delivery!!
05/14/05

SEARS (DOWDEN) - Rodney and Wanda are thrilled to announce the arrival of their twin daughters, Michiaiah Jeanette and Jayda Margaret on March 30, 2005 at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alberta, weighing 2 lbs. 11 oz. and 2 lbs. 13 oz. Proud grandparents are Edwin and Jeanette Dowden of Bay Bulls and Randy and Margie Sears of Witless Bay.
06/18/05

SHAW/LUSH - Susan and David are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their first born child, daughter Paige Alexis, born March 25, 2005 at 7:10 am, weighing 6 lbs. 8 oz. Welcoming Paige are proud grandparents Wayne and Marian Shaw and Phylis Lush. Special thanks to Dr. Pike & Dr. Drover.
05/21/05

SMITH - Reagan and Aliya are delighted to announce the birth of their precious son -- LEO, who was born at York Central Hospital, Richmond Hill, Ontario, on March 2nd, 2005, and weighed 6 lbs. 14 oz. Leo is welcomed by grandparents Adrian and Judi Smith, St. John's, Aubrey and Merle Miller, Toronto, and great-grandmothers Anne Smith, St. John's and Doreen Miller, Toronto. Little cousin Ethan in Calgary looks forward to seeing his new play-mate.
05/21/05

SMITH - Tony and Janet (nee Mullaly) are thrilled to announce the long awaited arrival of their first child, Megan Sarah (6 lbs. 5 ozs.) born Wednesday, March 9, 2005. Megan is the first grandchild of Edward and Winnie Mullaly and first granddaughter of Joan Riche. She is being welcomed, loved and spoiled by a large group of aunts, uncles, cousins, family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Heidi Kravitz, Dr. Roach, Dr. O'Grady, and the outstanding staff of the case room and 5NB. A big thank you to Nanny and Aunt Gina for all their help. Mommy and Megan also want to thank Daddy for his encouragement, love and support.
04/02/05

SPURRELL - Mark and Darlene (nee Whitten) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, William Mark (Will), on Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at 12:20 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs. First grandchild for Wayne and Mary Spurrell and fifth for Ron and Molly Whitten and great-grandmother Elizabeth Walsh of Lord's Cove. Also welcoming Will are his aunts, uncles, and cousins. Many thanks to Dr. Bartellas and the case room staff.
04/02/05

SQUIRES - Tanya (Winter) and Todd are tickled pink to announce the birth of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Jayda Margaret Lillian, born March 15, 2005 at 8:52 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. at BPHCC. Elated grandparents are Ted and Margaret Winter, and Howard and Lillian Squires, also great-grandmother Edith Squires. Sincere thanks to Dr. Lyn Power for her pre-natal care, and to Drs. Arthur, Cremin, Aras and Peter for a safe delivery, as well as the OR nurses and staff of OBS/GYN. Special thanks also to all the "angels of mercy" who cared for mommy and Jayda during their stay in hospital. Our gratitude to the staff of HCS, Burin and Walmart, Marystown for their kindness. Our loving gratitude to daddy for being there for us and to Nanny and Poppy Winter for their love and support.
03/26/05

STURGE - It is with great joy that we, Cindy and Glen Sturge, announce the safe arrival of our handsome twin boys on March 9, 2005. Jerry Eric Edward topped the scales at 6 lbs. 9 ozs. and Jordan Wade Ronald in at 6 lbs. 8 ozs. Overjoyed by our arrival are our great-grandparents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and our many cousins of the Janes and Sturge Family. A special thank you to Dr. Crane, Dr. Kum and to resident Krista Moss for caring for Mommy until we arrived. To 5NB and NICU, a special thank you. You hold a special place in our hearts.
07/09/05

TEMPLE - Jason and Amy are thrilled to announce a little sister for Julia, Emily and Hailey. RACHEL SIMONE was born March 14, 2005 at 4:55 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. Loved by proud grandparents Marilyn and Gorm Temple, Lena Clarke, and Scott Collins; aunties Melissa and Megan; and uncle Dennis, her guardian angel. Special thanks to Dr. Farag, nurses, and dear friend Chandra for the excellent care given to mommy and baby.
04/02/05

TIZZARD/WALTERS-TIZZARD - Donette and Jon are thrilled to announce the arrival of their second child, Abby Elizabeth, on March 2, 2005, at the HSC, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz. Proud big sister, Maria & grandparents Rose & John Tizzard & Eleanor & Sam Walters. Many thanks to Dr. Joan Crane & caseroom nurses, Barb Healey & Bev Hawco, and 5NB nurses, as well as Dr. Patricia Roche & Dr. Sharon Ripley. Thanks also to our family & friends for all their love & support.
04/30/05

TOMREN/RUMBOLT - Patrick and Laura are happy to announce the arrival of Kai Peter Arthur Tomren on March 19, 2005, at the Foothills Hospital, Calgary. Delighted is Kai's sister Madison, grandmothers Marilyn Butt, Paradise, NL, Carol Davis, Nanaimo, B.C., and great-grandparents Henry and Sophie Butt of Carbonear, NL.
11/12/05

TUCKER- Terry & Gail (Collins) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their sweet baby girl, Kate Lydia Tucker. Born on March 1, 2005, Kate weighed 7 lbs. 13 oz. Proud grandparents are Robert & Hilda Collins and Norman Tucker. Looking over Kate from heaven are Nanny Dorothy Tucker and Great Grandma Lorna Snow. Special thanks to Dr. Sheilagh McGrath for her caring and kindness before and after Kate's birth.
04/30/05

TURNER - Big Brother Andrew would like to announce the birth of his little sister Brooklyn Katherine, weighing 8½ lbs, on March 22, 2005. Proud Parents are James and Joanne Turner of Foxtrap. Great-Grandparents are Isaac and Mary Morgan of Seal Cove. Proud Grandparents are Peter and Diane Bussey and Edward and Pat Turner of Foxtrap. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Tennant, and all the other nurses and doctors for taking such good care of Mommy and Brooklyn.
07/30/05

WAUGH/OHSON - Catherine and Kamal are very happy to announce the early and safe arrival of their precious son, Rohan Sarabjeet Edward, born March 28, 2005 at the WHC in St. John's, NL. Proud 1st time grandparents are Edward and Genevieve Waugh of Kelligrews as well as Dr. Sarbans Kaur and the late Sarabjeet Singh of Jamshedpur, India. Thrilled aunts and uncles include Margie (Matt), Jeff (Josie), Joanna, Ravinder (Navjit) and Maninder (Sarab) and cousins who look forward to meeting Rohan in the near future. Special thanks to Dr. Heidi Kravitz and Dr. Katie Saunders for their prenatal care; as well as Dr.s' Gill, Kennedy and obstetrical nurses Sue, Lisa and all the staff of 5NB. Mommy and Rohan would like to thank Daddy for all his love, support and care. We love you very much!
07/23/05

WALTERS - Doug and Colette (Taylor) are thrilled to announce the birth of their beautiful baby boy, Jack Douglas, on March 6, 2005, weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. Proud grandparents are Gordon and Betty Taylor and Herman and Jeanette Walters. Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Tennent, and all nurses in the case room and 5NB for their care.
05/28/05

WEEKS - It's a girl! Christian and Helen-Marie (Reid) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child. Kathryn Louise was born on March 24th, 2005, 7:32 p.m., weighing in at 7 lbs., 7 oz. at the Ottawa Hospital, General campus. A big thank you to Dr. Lussier and his team for their excellent prenatal care and Dr. Caughey for delivering Kathryn. A big thank you especially to Daddy and Nanny Reid for being at Mommy's side throughout the delivery. Proud first time grandparents are Donald and Pauline Reid of Hopeall, Trinity Bay and Ms. Janet Preston of Boncath, South Wales, UK.
04/09/05

WESTCOTT/ELLIS - Shelly & Don would like to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful baby boy, Jonathon Clark Ellis, born May 1, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 6 ozs. Proud grandparents are Melvin Ellis, friend Rita Rose. Mommy would also like to thank Daddy for being a great coach during labor and delivery.
05/14/05

WILLIAMS - Derek & Kelly (Stephenson) are thrilled to announce the long awaited arrival of their little miracle - Grace Kelly. Born March 2, 2005 at the WHC, St. John's, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz. Proud Grandparents are Noel & Gloria Stephenson of Goulds and Derek & Diane Williams of St. John's. Grace is also welcomed by aunts & uncles and a large circle of family & friends. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle & Dr. Kum and all of the case room staff. Mommy would especially like to thank Daddy and Nanny Stephenson for their excellent coaching during delivery.
03/19/05

WILLIAMS - Ian & Karen (Critch) are proud to announce the birth of their son, Morgan James, 7 lbs., 12 ozs., on March 2, 2005. Proud grandparents are Richard Critch & Dolores Colbert, Walter Williams &, watching from heaven, Carol Ann Williams. Special thanks to Dr. Healey & the team at the Women's Wellness Centre, Dr. Tan & the team at the McGill Reproductive Centre, Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Bartellas & the team at the Case room.
07/02/05

WOOLRIDGE - It's a girl! Danielle (nee Hussey) and Bryan are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, Serena Brielle Woolridge. Serena was born on March 23, 2005 in St. John's, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. So happy and proud to have Serena, their first grandchild, are Shirley and Malcolm Hussey of Gander and Daphne Woolridge of Grand Falls-Windsor. A special thank you to Dr. Cherry Pike and Dr. Erica Howse for her safe arrival, as well as to caseroom nurse Regina Hodder and the nursing staff of 5NB.
"The first steps a baby takes are into your heart."
04/09/05

 

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