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The Telegram Births
November 2002

 

BANNISTER / BULMAN - Philip and Elizabeth are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, Julia Laureen, on November 16, 2002, weighing 7 lbs 12 oz. Proud grandparents are John and Laureen Bulman of Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Gerald and Marina Bannister of St. John`s. Proud great-grandmother is Mrs. Joyce Chipman of Spaniards Bay. Many, many thanks to everyone involved especially Dr. J. Crane, Dr. T. O`Grady, Dr. E. Bartellas and the staff of the caseroom, the antenatal assessment unit and 5NB. A sincere thank you to our family and friends for their thoughts and prayers.
December 21, 2002

BENSON - Rodger, Lisa and big sister Cherry-Lynn are excited to announce the arrival of Cassidy Deanna, born November 8, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 4.6 ozs. Special thanks to Dr. Pike and the nurses on 5NB.
November 23, 2002

BLACKWOOD - Stephen and Kelly (nee Moulton) and big sister Katelyn are delighted to announce the arrival of Lauren Grace, born November 1, 2002 at 12:02 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 3 ozs. Proud grandparents are Gordon and Joan Moulton and Jeff Blackwood. Watching over her from heaven is her grandmother, Carol Blackwood. Lauren is also welcomed by her great-grandmother Ethel Spurrell and great-grandfather Alex Shields. Many thanks to Drs. Roche and Butler and all the nurses at the WHC. Special thanks to Nanny and Poppy Moulton for Katelyn`s extended "Sleepover" and all their help since Lauren`s arrival. Thanks Daddy for being a wonderful coach.
November 30, 2002

BURKE - John and Lori (Foss) and big sister Sophie are thrilled to announce the arrival of Ian Richard, born November 5, 2002 at 8:47 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. 13 oz. Proud grandparents are Harv and Edith Foss and Rosemary Burke. Also looking down from heaven is his guardian angel, Poppy Richard Burke. Many thanks to Dr. Crane, Dr. Pugh, caseroom nurses Regina and Dawn, and the nurses of 5NB for their special care. A special thank you to Ron and Winnie for taking such good care of Sophie and to Daddy for being an excellent coach.
November 30, 2002

BUTLAND - Ed and Janice are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Allison Marie, born on November 3, 2002 at 8:39 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 3¾ oz. Proud grandparents are Tom and Gen Meehan, St. Mary`s and Derm and Vera Butland, O`Donnell`s. Many thanks to Dr. Gill for his prenatal care, Dr. Kum and caseroom nurses for Allison`s safe delivery and to the nurses of 5 North B for their excellent care during mom and baby`s stay in hospital. Special thanks to Daddy for all his wonderful love and support.
November 16, 2002

BYRNE - Riley Benson Byrne arrived Nov. 4, 2002, at 1:11 a.m. Grandparents Joe & Olga Benson, St. John`s and Richard & Leah Byrne, Corner Brook are beside themselves, while parents, Valerie Benson and Jason Byrne are now second fiddles. Thank you to Dr. O`Grady, Dr. Kum, caseroom and 5 NB nurses.
November 30, 2002

CARTER - Yvonne MacDonald and Robert Carter are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby boy, Elliott Spencer Carter. Elliott was born on November 4, 2002 at 8:43 a.m. at the Women`s Health Centre, weighing 7 lb. 5 ozs. Proud first-time grandparents are Donald MacDonald of Springdale, Linda Roberts of Corner Brook and William Carter of Kelligrews. Proud great-grandparents are Gus MacDonald, Woodrow and Thelma Roberts, all of Corner Brook and Verner and Marion Morgan of Kelligrews. Many thanks to Dr. Cheryl Pugh, Dr. Britt Moore, Dr. Sharpe and Dr. Zbitnew for a safe delivery.
November 30, 2002

CASEY - Olivia Claire Casey, November 8, 2002, 5:48 p.m., 8lbs., 7oz., 34.5 cm. Proud parents: Linda and Kevin. Proud grandparents: Eleanor and Ron Casey, Stella Miller. Confused dog: Pepsi.
November 30, 2002

CASS - Robert and Andrea (O`Brien) are delighted to announce the birth of their daughter, Julia Marie, on November 7, 2002. Proud grandparents are Alan and Hilary Cass and Theresa O`Brien. Smiling down from heaven is Poppy O`Brien. A very special thanks to Dr`s. Kravitz, Moore and Gill, and to the nurses at the caseroom especially Joan and Lisa. Thank you also to our family and friends for all your love and support.
December 14, 2002

CLARKE - Kevin and Dawn (Peddle) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby boy, Trevor Allan Clarke, born November 30, 2002, 7 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud grandparents are Harold & Madeline Peddle and San & Suzanne Clarke. Proud great-grandmothers Clara Peddle and Phoebe Morris. Special thanks to the doctors and nursing staff in the caseroom & 5NB for all their care.
January 04, 2003

COHEN - Tamara, Jessica and Courtney, from Whitby, ON, are THRILLED to announce the arrival of their baby brother, RONALD SAMUEL JACOB, on November 18, 2002, at 10:45 a.m. at Scarborough Grace General Hospital. Mommy and Daddy, Flora and Steve, can`t wait to bring him "home" to Newfoundland. JACOB is the sixth grandchild of the late Ronald Dooley, who has surely sent him from heaven, and Shirley Parsons-Dooley of Indian Bay, NL, the eighth grandchild of Marvin and Marilyn Cohen of North York, ON, the tenth great-grandchild of Jean and the late Joe Rose of North York, ON, and Jacob is also a "special" grandchild for Florence and Doug Whitten of Mt. Pearl, NL. Special thanks to Dr. Jeffrey Gilmour and the staff of the Scarborough Grace for a safe delivery. Congratulations from Alona, Scottie, Auntie Rhonda and Albert.
November 23, 2002

COOK - Roy and Lucina are so proud to announce the birth of their son, Andrew Roy, born on November 7, 2002 at 9:42 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 1½ oz. Proud grandparents are Andrew and Mercedes Mason and Roy and Hope Cook. Special thanks to Dr. Kum for a safe delivery and to Lavinia and Sue, caseroom nurses. Heartfelt thanks to the nurses on 5NB for their excellent care.
November 16, 2002

CURTIS - Ken, Susan and big brother Alex are pleased to announce the early but safe arrival of Andrew Michael, weighing 6 lbs., 5 ozs. on November 8th, 2002. Proud grandparents are John and Bernadette Curtis and Derek and Barb Martin.
November 16, 2002

DALEY - Karen and Ed (North Gower, ON) are thrilled to announce the arrival of Eleanor Carroll, born on Nov. 27, 2002 at 10:34 p.m., weighing 8 lb 3 oz. Eleanor is the first grandchild of Robert and Elizabeth Hubbard (Tofield, AB) and Dan and Sheila Daley (Riverhead, St. Mary`s Bay, NF).
December 07, 2002

DAWE - The littlest Legend is finally here! Paul and Sherry (Walsh) are proud to announce the early but safe arrival of their first child. Emma Kate was born on November 14, 2002, weighing 4 lbs. 10 ozs. Welcoming Emma are proud grandparents Ray and Julia Walsh of St. John`s and Rupert and Paula Dawe of Goose Bay, along with many aunts, uncles and cousins. Emma would like to give a special welcome to her newest cousin and playmate, Ava Isabelle Walsh. Special thanks to Dr. Ripley, Dr. Pugh and the NICU staff at the Janeway for their excellent care.
February 16, 2003

ELLIOTT - Big brother Colin is excited to announce the early arrival of his precious baby sister, Jennifer Emily Elizabeth. Born at the HSC to proud parents Kevin and Jane (Dyer) on November 13th, 2002 at 2:06 a.m., weighing 6 lbs., 10¾ oz. Proud grandmothers Bernice Dyer of Logy Bay and Myrtle Elliott of Clarenville. Watching from heaven are her grandfathers Paddy Dyer and Ross Elliott. Special thanks to Dr. Hart and Dr. Kravitz and especially to Dr. Howse and Nurse Bev Percey for a safe delivery. Heartfelt thanks to the nurses of 5NB for their excellent care, and also to Aunt Brenda for her humour during delivery.
November 30, 2002

FISHER - Tracy, Andrew along with big sister Ellen are pleased to announce the arrival of Kate Margaret Fisher at the IWK Grace Hospital, Halifax, NS. Kate was born at 3.32 a.m. on November 2, 2002, weighing 8 lbs., 10 oz. Proud grandparents are Catherine and Nick Cantwell and Esther and Raymond Fisher, all of St. John`s.
November 30, 2002

FRENCH - PAYTON - "Our House Has Expanded By Two Feet!" Greg and Tina are proud to announce the arrival of their first treasure Noah Gregory. Born in Mississauga, Ontario on November 10, 2002, weighing 7 lbs, 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are Woody and Shirley French of Kelligrews and Richard and Mary Payton of Manuels.
December 28, 2002

FREW - Stephen and Heather (Squires) are thrilled to announce the early arrival of their twin boys, Sam Robert Stephen (5 lbs. 4 ozs.) and Jack David Eric (4 lbs. 6 ozs.), born November 28, 2002. Proud grandparents are Robert and Shirley Squires and Allan and Sylvia Frew. Special thanks to Dr. Crane, Dr. Kravitz, and all the staff at NICU and WHC. Also to our family and friends, your love and support is greatly appreciated.
December 21, 2002

FUREY - It`s a boy! Born to Tony Furey and Keri Fewer on November 19, 2002, a beautiful, bouncing baby boy, 6 lbs. 8½ oz. A.J. (Anthony Joseph). The proudest of grandparents: Shirley and Joseph Furey, Theresa and Cyril Fewer; great-grandparents: Madeline Quinlan and Voilet Hall. Special aunts: Karen Sheppard, Tina, Sandie and uncle Todd Fewer. Special thanks to Dr. Pat Roche and staff at H.S.C.
January 20, 2003

GLADNEY - Rob, Catherine (Jerrett) and big sister Shawna are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Leah Catherine, born November 23, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Proud grandparents are William and Mary Gladney, St. John`s and George and Janet Jerrett, Brigus. Special thanks to Dr. Crane for the excellent prenatal care and to Dr. Kum, the wonderful nurses of the caseroom and the OBS ward.
December 14, 2002

GUEST - Tony and Beverly (Dunn) are thrilled to announce that they have once again been blessed with a healthy & beautiful baby girl. Alexis is now a big sister. Morgan Myrtis was born at WHC on November 8, 2002 at 5:25 a.m. weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz., 20 in. Morgan is the second grandchild for Howie and Pat Guest, and the 19th grandchild for Irene Dunne. Watching over Morgan from heaven is Poppy Dunn. Special thanks to Drs. Whelan, Hillman & Tennent for their excellent prenatal care; and Dr. Farag, Nurse Coates and the caseroom staff, and also the nursing staff of 5NB. Mommy would also like to thank Aunts Lisa & Patricia for taking such good care of Alexis during her hospital stay.
December 21, 2002

GREGORY - Wayne and Joyce (Phelan) and big sisters Madison and Myranda are delighted to announce the arrival of a darling baby boy. Dylan Jakob was born on November 1, 2002 at 4:32 a.m. at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 8 lbs. 14¼ oz. Thanks to Dr. Susan Furlong and Dr. Terry O`Grady for their pre-natal care. Special thanks to Dr. Blair Butler (who was great) and all the nurses in the caseroom, especially Lisa for a safe delivery. Many thanks to Nanny and Poppy Phelan for keeping Madison and Myranda safe while Dylan joined his family.
November 16, 2002

HESSON - Chris and Catherine (Snow) and big sister Victoria are thrilled to announce the arrival of Margaret Elizabeth, born on November 4, 2002, in Greensburg, PA, at 7:07 a.m. Margaret weighed in at 7 lbs. 13 oz. and measured 21". Proud grandparents are Ian Hesson and Grace Ryan of St. John`s and great-grandmother Evelyn Russell, St. John`s. We send a special thank you to Nanny Grace for all her support and encouragement.
November 16, 2002

HOPPER/MARCH - Proud grandparents Anna and Gerry March are delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful twin granddaughters on November 13, 2002 in Seattle, Washington. The joyful parents Dr. Richard and Gerrilyn Hopper welcome Julia -7 lbs., 3 oz. and Briana -7 lbs., 4 oz. The other thrilled grandparents are Doreen and Alan Hopper, Victoria, B.C. Congratulations.
December 07, 2002

HUBLEY - Denise (nee Milley) and Roger are ecstatic to announce the arrival of their first child, a beautiful healthy daughter, Courtney Elizabeth, born on Tuesday, November 5, 2002, at WHC at 11:07 a.m., 7 lbs. 14 ozs. Very proud grandparents for the first time are Paula and Bob Hubley, also proud grandmother Carol Ann Sheppard and grandfather Ray Milley. Special thanks to the doctor and nurses of the WHC who helped in Courtney`s safe arrival.
November 09, 2002

JEANS - John, September, big sister Tara & big brother Noah are thrilled to announce the early, but safe arrival of their precious baby boy, Caden Riley, born November 23, 2002, at the Women`s Health Centre, weighing 7 lbs. 3½ oz. Caden is welcomed by proud grandparents, David & Marion Jeans & Ruby Decker, great-grandmother Lillian Chapple & smiling down from heaven, Ray "Poppy" Decker. Special thanks to Drs. Pike, Kum, Callahan-Dyer & especially Dr. Terry O`Grady.
May 10, 2003

KISS - Scott and Cathy (Dooley) are thrilled to announce the early but safe arrival of their first child, Stephen Scott, born on November 30, 2002, at 12:11 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 9 ozs. Very proud first time grandparents are Joe and Rita Dooley and Gord and Jackie Kiss, along with great-grandmother Mary Kiss. Stephen is also welcomed by Uncle Glenn and Aunt Leah and Uncle John and Aunt Tara. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle and Dr. Roche for their outstanding prenatal care and to Dr. Sceviour and his team for the speedy and safe delivery of our little miracle. Many thanks to the nursing staff of 5NB at the WHC and to the caseroom nurses, particularly Lisa Patten, for their care and kindness. Hugs and kisses to Daddy for all of his love, support and care. We are so lucky to have you. Finally, a big thank you to all our friends and family who have been so supportive now and always. We are so lucky to have family and friends like you!
December 14, 2002

LEGGE - Kent and Angie are THRILLED to finally announce the arrival of Jenna Elizabeth Gail, who decided to make her grand entrance on November 21st, 2002 at 3:03 a.m., a full nine weeks ahead of schedule! Weighing in at a whopping 3 lbs. 15.5 ozs., she instantly managed to wrap her grandparents around one little finger (Gail and Guy Collins, and Carol and Ron Legge). Giving a big welcome to Jenna are Aunts Lisa, Ronda and Donna, and Uncles Robert and Rick (and furry sister Sophie). Jenna would love to say a big thank-you to Doctors Kravitz, House, Delaney and Moore, as well as the 5th floor nursing staff of the Women`s Health Centre, for taking excellent care of Mommy before Jenna was born, and to all the wonderful staff of the Janeway NICU, who took fantastic care of her after her arrival!
March 15, 2003

LIEB - Mya Judith was welcomed into the world on Monday, November 11, 2002 @ 6:27 a.m. by her mother, Lisa (Harding) while her father, David, kept careful watch over his family from heaven above. She weighed 6 lbs., 9 ozs and measured 19½ inches in length. Grandparents- Nana Eileen and Popa George Hayes are overjoyed. Mya and Lisa will be guided and protected by their guardian angels: David Lieb, Douglas & Frances Harding, Wolfgang and Michelle Lieb. To all of you who have shared in our recent loss and sorrow, we invite you to share in our joy the birth of Mya Judith Lieb!
November 16, 2002

MACKEY - Sherry and Sheldon are proud to announce the safe arrival of their precious gift from God, Hailey Victoria, born November 9, 2002, 12:04 p.m., weighing in at 7 lbs. 1 oz. A well deserved thank you goes to Dr. Heidi Kravitz, Dr. Pike, the caseroom staff and obstetrics at the HSC. Proud grandparents are Gerald and Elizabeth Coombs and Robert and Doris Mackey. Hailey would like to give an extra special thank you to all the family and Daddy for helping Mommy while waiting for me to arrive.
November 16, 2002

McCORMICK - Pat, Krista (Hearn) and big brothers Patrick and Jack are tickled pink to announce the arrival of Grace Elizabeth, born on November 7, 2002 at the IWK Hospital in Halifax, NS, weighing 8 lbs. 4¾ oz. Proud grandparents: Pat and Elizabeth McCormick, Pat and Janet Hearn; and great-grandparents Jack and Jean Burt.
November 16, 2002

McDONALD - Barry and Nicole are proud to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, Olivia Chelsea, born November 11, 2002 at 3:58 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. Welcoming Olivia is a very proud big sister Cassie and grandparents Nicholas and Annie McDonald of Mt. Carmel, and John and Mary Tremblett of Colinet, S.M.B. Special thanks go to Dr. Gill, Dr. Laval and all nurses and staff of the case room and 5th floor. Extra special thanks to nurse Lorna Kearney who helped so much during labour and delivery!
November 16, 2002

MILLER - Keith and Corinna (Dawe) and big sister Victoria are overjoyed with the birth of their little angel, Reanna Chantelle, born November 6, 2002 at the HSC at 5:16 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 4¾ oz. Proud grandparents Gerald and Anne Marie Dawe, Kelligrews and Cyril and Shirley Miller of Rushoon. Special thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea, caseroom RN`s Lavina, Karen and Darlene and nurses on 5NB. Also another special thanks to Daddy and Victoria for all their love and support.
January 20, 2003

MOORE - Tracey and Darren Moore of Pasadena, along with special family pet Lucas, are overjoyed to announce the early and safe arrival of their twin boys. Nicholas Noah and Ethan Edward were born on November 19, 2002 at the Womens Health Center, St. John`s. Proud grandparents are Eileen & Edward Moore of Mount Pearl, Lorraine O`Quinn and Edward O`Quinn of Corner Brook. Great-grandmothers are Ellen Crewe of Mount Pearl and Ernestine Morey of Corner Brook. Special thanks to the Neonatal Unit of the Janeway and to everyone for their well wishes and gifts for our boys. Your generosity has been overwhelming.
February 21, 2003

MURPHY/ REIMER - It is with joy and excitement that Karen and Clay announce the birth of their first child, Joshua Joseph Michael, born November 29, 2002, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Eagerly awaiting Joshua`s Christmas visit are ecstatic first time grandparents Linda and Ed Murphy, and Donna and Ernie Reimer in St. John`s. Delighted great-grandmothers are Laura Willows in Victoria, B.C. and Mildred Murphy in St. John`s. Future babysitters include Aunt Cass Reimer and Uncle Nasco Pelev, Uncle Michael Reimer, and Uncles Joey and Jeff Murphy. It will be an exciting Christmas for the Murphys and Reimers in Newfoundland this year!
December 07, 2002

MURRAY - Patrick and Elizabeth (King), along with proud big brother Ian, joyfully announce the birth of their daughter and sister, Caleigh Patrice, born November 3, 2002 at the Women`s Health Centre, St. John`s, weighing 7 lbs. 12 oz. Fifteenth grandchild of Sandy and Eileen Murray, Pouch Cove; second grandchild of Stuart and Judy King; and fourth great grandchild of Gladys Melvin of Gander.
December 14, 2002

NEWHOOK - Calvin and Lori (Dunphy) and big sister Grace are very happy to announce the birth of their beautiful little boy, Samuel John. Born at 12:25 a.m. at The Janeway Hospital, St. John`s on November 14, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 3 oz. Proud grandparents are Mary Dunphy of Corner Brook and Hubert Newhook of Mt. Pearl.
December 07, 2002

NOLAN - Big brother Adam, along with his mommy and daddy (Cherie and Troy), Nanny and Poppy Nolan and Nanny and Poppy Bavis are happy to announce the arrival of 9 lb. 4 oz. Darcy Thomas. Born on November 1, 2002. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White, nursing staff at the Janeway and second year nursing student Rhonda.
December 14, 2002

NORMAN - Randy and Jodi (nee Summers) are proud to announce the arrival of their daughter, Sarah Nicole, born November 15, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 8½ oz. Special thanks to Dr. Pat Roche and the nursing staff at the Health Sciences.
December 21, 2002

O`BRIEN - Tony, Michelle (Haynes) and big sister Rebecca are delighted to announce the arrival of Rachael Anne, born November 2, 2002 at 2:05 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. Proud grandparents are Doug and Jean Haynes and Elva O`Brien (late Ray O`Brien), along with great-grandmother Mercedes Haynes. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White and the nurses in the caseroom/ 5NB of the HSC. Mommy and Rachael would like to thank Daddy and Rebecca for all their love and support.
December 07, 2002

PEDDIGREW - Proud parents Ken & Tammy (Newport) welcome their first child Matthew John, born November 19, 2002. Matthew is the first grandchild for Cliff & Glenys Newport, Keith Peddigrew & Sharon Turner. He is welcomed into this world by a large circle of family and friends including aunts & uncles, Craig & Amanda, Karen & Todd, Kathy & Paul. Special greetings from great-grandparents Erna Gard, Ethel Hynes, Nellie Janes & Isaac Barnes and "Guardian Angels" Jennifer Peddigrew, Walter Gard, Francis Hynes and Ann & Bren Peddigrew. A special thanks to the amazing staff at the Women`s Health Center for helping bring our precious baby boy into this world.
November 23, 2002

POWER / St. CROIX - Gerard and Annette are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, a precious baby boy, Cian John Power, born November 20, 2002 at 4:37 P.M. weighing 8 lbs., 9½ ounces. Welcomed by grandmother Myrtle St. Croix of Labrador City, great-grandmother Florence St. Croix of Point Le Haye and many aunts, uncles and cousins. Watched lovingly from heaven by grandparents Hugh St. Croix and John and Irene Power. Many thanks to the excellent staff in the caseroom and on 5NB for all their care.
December 14, 2002

RODGERS - Tony and Karen (Aubry) are thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter, Audrey Brennan, on November 18, 2002 at 5:28 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 9 oz. Welcomed by proud grandparents Jim and Marthe Aubry (Bathurst, NB) and Randy and Bridget Rodgers (St. John`s, NL); cousins: Zara, Jamie, Margot, Nicole and Shelby, and many more family and friends. Thanks to Dr. Bartellas for Audrey`s safe delivery, caseroom and 5NB nurses for their excellent care, and friends and family for their support.
December 14, 2002

ROSE - John and Donna (Durnford) are delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful little girl, Jennifer Renee. Jennifer arrived on Friday, November 8th, 2002 at 5:25 p.m. and weighed in at 9 lb. 5 ozs. Mommy, Daddy and Jennifer would like to thank all the nurses, doctors and staff on 5NB and the case room, especially nurse Lisa Patten. A big thank you to Dr. Tennent and staff for all their excellent prenatal care.
November 30, 2002

SHEA - Joe, Wanda & big sister Kaitlynn are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Emilie Donna, born November 20, 2002 at 4:02 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud grandparents are Gerald & Eileen Freake and Pat & Mary Shea from Fogo Island. Many thanks to Dr. Laval & the wonderful nurses in the caseroom. A special thank you to Daddy, Donna & Stephanie for taking care of Mommy and being such excellent coaches.
November 30, 2002

SPURRELL - Roger and Gina of Clarenville are proud to announce the arrival of their third child, Clara Beth, born at the Health Sciences on November 19, 2002, at 12:17 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. Clara is welcomed by her big brother, Harry, and her big sister, Susannah. Proud grandparents are Beulah Spurrell of Harbour Grace South, and Mark and Drucella Butt of Carbonear. Watching over Clara from heaven is Poppy Spurrell. Special thanks to all those who assisted in the safe arrival of our precious little girl.
December 14, 2002

STEWART - Craig and Valerie are delighted to announce the birth of Eleanor Frances and Erin Kathleen Stewart, born November 20, 2002, in Ottawa. They are welcomed by grandparents, Frances and Philip Field of Mount Pearl, Kay and John Scott of St. John`s, and Ian and Mary Stewart in England.
December 14, 2002

STUCKLESS - Andrew Johnson, second born son to Amanda (nee Heale) and Colin, on November 25, 2002 at the Health Sciences, St. John`s, NL, weighing 8 lbs. 14½ oz. and measuring 20½". Grandparents are Shirley Heale, St. John`s and Janis and David Stuckless, Spaniard`s Bay. Sincere thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. Gill, Dr. Geumei and the nursing staff of the caseroom and OBS.
December 14, 2002

STUCKLESS - Dennis and Michelle are overjoyed to announce the arrival of their precious baby boy, Brady Benjamin Andrew, born November 2, 2002 at 10:12 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. 2½ ounces. Very proud first time grandmother Anna Ghaney of Conception Hr. and great-grandmother Bride Ghaney also of Conception Hr. Watching over Brady are Poppy (Dave) Ghaney and Nanny and Poppy Stuckless. Brady is also welcomed by his aunts Cathy, Susan and Nancy, and his uncles Eric and David. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle, Dr. Strand and the nurses from the caseroom and 5NB. Mommy would like to thank Daddy for his never ending love and support, and for making all her dreams come true.
November 23, 2002

SULLIVAN - Derek and Donna (nee Clarke) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a wonderful baby boy. Parker James Sullivan was born at the Women`s Health Centre in St. John`s, on November 20, 2002 at 2:21 p.m. Proudly celebrating his arrival are grandparents Carl and Margaret Sullivan and Roy and Betty Clarke, as well as great-grandmothers Rita Percy and Katherine Sullivan. Parker looks forward to playing with his Aunt Beverly, Uncle Dean and cousin Jordan Sullivan, his Aunt Robyn Sullivan, and his Aunt Olive, Uncle Darrell and cousins Stephanie and Lindsay Clarke of Whitby, ON. Our heartfelt thanks go to the outstanding hospital staff, to Dr. Cheryl Pugh and especially to all our family and friends for their love and support this year.
November 23, 2002

THISTLE - Jim and Barbara (Miskell) are delighted to announce the birth of their daughter, Rachel Mary, November 28, 2002, at the Health Sciences Complex, St. John`s. Rachel is welcomed by brothers Michael and Paul and sister Gwen. Rachel is a granddaughter of Mary and Jim Thistle, Mary Miskell and the Late Frank Miskell, and great-niece of Mary Miskell. Special thanks to Dr. Tennent and the staff of the Women`s Health Centre, the Maternal Fetal Assessment Unit and 5 North B.
December 14, 2002

Viceconti / Sooley
Bobby, Jill and big sister Kristin welcome with love the birth of our precious baby son and brother, 7 lbs, 7 ozs., Jack Michael, on Novemeber 5, 2002, at 2:24 pm at South Nassau Community Hospital, Long Island, New York. Best wishes come from family and friends in Canada and United States.**

WAREHAM - Andrew and Mary Lou (nee Stamp) are very pleased to announced the long awaited arrival of their first child, a beautifal baby girl, Emma Irene. Emma was born on Nov. 10/02 at 6:58 a.m. weighing in at 6lbs. 9 ozs. Emma is the sixth grandchild for Thomas and Margaret Stamp and a very long awaited first grandchild for William and Elizabeth (Lib) Wareham. Very proud great-grandmother Irene Brazil, and guarding Emma from Heaven are great-grandmothers Ella Baird and Mary (Mammy) Stamp. Special thanks to Dr. Anthony Rolfe and Dr. Heidi Kravitz for the excellent prenatal care, also the staff at HSC caseroom and OBS ward.
November 30, 2002

WHITE - Ron and Dawn (nee Predham) and big brother Parker are delighted to announce the arrival of their little angel, Julia Grace, born November 30, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 7½ oz. Also welcoming Julia are proud grandparents, John and Barbara Predham, Patricia Pitts and John and Lynette White. Thanks to Dr. Joan Crane, caseroom staff and especially nurse April for her kindness and assistance. Mommy would also like to thank Daddy and Nanny Predham for their constant support and excellent coaching.
January 25, 2003

YARD - Thomas, Brenda (Whelan) and big sister Robyn are thrilled to announce the arrival of Jessyka Mary, born Nov. 9/02 at 1:07 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. ½ oz. Proud grandparents are Henry and Ethel Yard of Witless Bay, John and Josephine Whelan and great-grandmother Mrs. Maggie O`Brien of Cape Broyle. Many thanks to Dr. Annette McCarthy, Dr. Kum, caseroom staff, student nurse Melissa Skehans and the nurses of 5NB. A special thank you to Dad for being a wonderful coach.
December 14, 2002

YOUNG - Chris and Jillian are delighted to announce the birth of their first child, a precious baby boy, Nathan Christopher Young, born on November 18, 2002 at 5:15 p.m., weighing 7 lbs., 11 oz, at the Women`s Health Centre, St. John`s. Proud and adoring first-time grandparents are Elaine and Robert Young and Paula and Richard Yabsley; overjoyed great-grandparents Ada and Joseph Day and Marjorie Rogers; and doting Aunt and Uncles Paige, Peter and Andrew; all of St. John`s. Special thanks to caseroom nurse April Muggeridge for all her help during delivery and to all the nurses on 5NB. A very heartfelt thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea for many years of care and support; especially this past year!
January 04, 2003

 

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