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The Telegram Births
November 2003

 

BARNES - Brad & Petrina (King) are pleased to announce the arrival of their darling daughter, Brooke Sonya Nicole. Brooke was born at the HSC on Nov. 22, 2003 at 10:42 pm, weighing 6 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud grandparents are Peter & Madeline King of Long Hr. and Andy & Eleanor Barnes of Marystown. Special thanks to Drs. Bartellas & Theo & Sonya Cull cc. Thanks also to caseroom & 5NB staff. Mommy & Brooke would like to thank Daddy for his love & support & also Aunt Pamela for her support in helping to make my delivery a success.
December 05, 2003

BARRY - Our dream came true! Tom and Ann Marie (Coombs) thank God for the safe and long awaited arrival of their first child, a precious daughter, Shannon Theresa, born Thursday November 20, 2003 at 9:36 p.m. at the Women`s Health Center. Shannon weighed in at exactly 9 lbs. Proud and loving grandparents are Tom and Theresa Coombs and Peter and Angela Barry, all of Freshwater, Placentia Bay. Welcoming Shannon is a great family of aunts, uncles and cousins who have been so good to us. We would like to thank especially Dr. Bartellas for his exceptional care and encouragement as well as the many doctors and nurses who were involved in Shannon`s delivery and post-natal care. Also excited about Shannon`s arrival is her little putty cat, Molly. Mommy and Shannon would like to especially thank Daddy & Aunt Kar for being there with endless support and encouragement. Daddy, you`re the best and we love you very much!
December 05, 2003

BELBIN/SHEPPARD- Scott & Tina are tickled pink to announce the arrival of Heather Lorraine, 9 lbs. 6 ozs. on November 25, 2003, at 8:41 am. A baby sister for Mark and Laura. Proud grandparents are Hilda Belbin, St. John`s and Cluny and Golda Sheppard, Lewisporte. Special thanks to Daddy for the fast ride to the hospital and to our "coach" nan.
December 05, 2003

BOWMASTER/NEVILLE - Bob & Kelly, Topsail, NL are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, Jenna Kathy, born November 1, 2003, at the Health Science Centre, weighing 11 lbs, 1 oz. Proud grandparents are; June Bowmaster, Perth-Andober, NB and looking on from heaven the late Leo Bowmaster, Carmel and Len Earl, Paradise, and Rick and Jessie Neville, Long Pond. Proud great-grandparents are; Violet Neville, Paradise and Dennis Walsh, Paradise. Special thanks to the nurses, doctors, and staff at the Health Science Center. Special thanks are also extended to our family and friends for their love and support.
December 05, 2003

BRAKE - Sean, Sharon (Fahey) and big sister Julia are very excited to announce the arrival of Nicholas Sean. Nicholas weighing 8 lbs 9 ozs was born at the Women`s Health Centre on November 25, at 11:18 am. Proud grandparents are Peggy and Walter Whalen, Riverhead, Harbour Grace, and Shirley and Harold Brake, Corner Brook. Special thanks to Dr. Joan Crane for her exceptional prenatal care and the nurses in the case room especially Sheila Whalen. We would also like to thank all our family and friends for their support and prayers during a difficult nine months.
December 26, 2003

BRAZIL/O`NEILL - Ginette and Mark are delighted to announce the arrival of a baby sister for Liam, Ryan and Sarah. Maria Catherine was born at St. John`s on Nov. 28, 2003, weighing 7 lbs, 7½ ozs. She is welcomed by a large circle of family and friends, especially grandparents Michael and Josephine Brazil, St. John`s, Bill and Mary O`Neill, Fermeuse, and great-grandmother Catherine Lynch, Bellevue. Thank-you to Dr. Kravitz for excellent prenatal care, to caseroom doctors and nurses for a safe delivery, and the staff of 5NB for care during our stay. An extra big thank-you to special friend Andrea for being there through it all!
January 16, 2004

BURT/D`ENTREMONT - It`s a boy! Dave, Alison, and big brother Caleb are thrilled with the birth of Zake Alexander, born on November 6, 2003, at 8:52 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandparents Steve and Violet d`Entremont of Harbour Breton, Gord Burt and Eileen of St. John`s, and Mary and Herb Murray of Long Pond. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White for being such a great doctor. And most of all, to Daddy for being Mommy`s everything.
January 30, 2004

CLARKE/GRIFFIN - Terry and Paula are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Ryan Terry, born November 4, 2003, at 11:24 p.m., weighing 9 lbs., 2 oz. Proud grandparents are John and Belinda Griffin of Upper Island Cove and Earl and the late Hester Clarke of Victoria. Proud great-grandmother is Hazel Peckham of Victoria. Special thanks to: Drs. Bartellas, Pugh and Suga; the nurses of the Prenatal Home Care Program & 5NB; and the caseroom nurses at the Health Sciences Centre, especially Colleen and Denise, for their excellent care.
December 12, 2003

COOPER/DIBBON - David Dibbon, Janice Cooper, and big sister Katherine are happy to announce the birth of Lauren Janice on November 29, 2003 at the Women`s Health Centre. Proud grandparents are John and Tillie Cooper (St. John`s, NL) and Calvin and Florence Dibbon (Mt. Pearl, NL).
December 12, 2003

CROTTY - Chris and Michelle (Burton) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Lawson Patrick, born on November 8, 2003 at 4:30 p.m. weighing 9 lbs. 10 ozs. Lawson is the second grandchild for Pat and Vince Burton and first for Brenda and Paul Crotty all of Paradise. Very special thanks to Drs. Roche, Kravitz, Forag & Pugh. A special thanks to Juanita & Ruth for their exceptional care & help during delivery & the 5NB nurses during our stay. Lawson & Mommy would like to say a great big thank you to Daddy for his support and coaching during delivery.
March 13, 2004

DUNN - Tony and Susan (Horwood) and big brother Riley are very excited to announce the arrival of Adam Christopher Gerald Dunn. Adam arrival safely on November 25, 2003, at 9:58 a.m., weighing in at 8 lbs. 2 ozs. Proud grandparents are Eric and Kay Horwood and Gerry and Annette Dunn. Extra special thanks to Dr. Heidi Kravitz and her wonderful team. Also, special thanks to the wonderful nursing staff at the Women`s Health Care Centre, Health Sciences Centre. Mom and Adam are doing fine! Riley is AMAZED!!!
November 28, 2003

DUNNE - Its A Boy! Debora (nee Downton) and Terry are delighted to announce the early, but safe, arrival of their first child, Nathan Gordon James, who was born on Nov. 17, 2003 at 9:37 p.m. weighing 7 lbs. 9 ozs. Proud first-time grandparents are Gordon and Gwen Downton of St. John`s, first great-grandson for Lillian Clarke of St. John`s, and third time grandparents Jim and Barb Dunne of Mt. Pearl. Special thanks to Dr. Tina Delaney for her excellent pre-natal care and to Dr. Theo Kabisios and caseroom nurses Barb, Sue and especially Colleen for your wonderful care during labor and delivery. A huge thank you to both Daddy and Nanna Downton for your patience and wonderful coaching during the special event.
November 28, 2003

ECKHERT - It`s a GIRL!!! Sherri-Lynn (nee Tucker) and Kenneth Eckhert are delighted to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Kaitlyn Pelley Eckhert on November 25, 2003, at the Albany Medical Centre, weighing 7 lbs., 7 oz. Proud grandparents are Joan and Ray Tucker of St. John`s and Sharon and Kenneth Eckhert Jr of Buffalo, N.Y. Mommy and Kaitlyn wish to thank Daddy and the grandparents for all their love and support during pregnancy.
December 05, 2003

EDWARDS - Carl Lake is thrilled to announce the arrival of his first grandchild, Nathan Gerard, born November 1st, 2003 at 2:20 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 0.9 ozs. Proud parents are Lee & Carla (nee Lake). Proud grandparents are Wanda Harnett, Paul Edwards & Janet Molloy. Also, proud first-time Uncle, Steven Lake. Nathan & his parents would like to thank Dr. Tennent & Dr. Roche as well as the caseroom staff, especially Stacey for all the care they gave.
November 14, 2003

FITZPATRICK - Big sister Lauren, along with Mom & Dad, Tom and Kate (nee Everson), are pleased to announce the safe arrival of Emma Catherine, born on November 17, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs., at the NLRHC, Fort McMurray, Alberta. Proud grandparents are Peter & Myra Everson & Elizabeth Fitzpatrick. Emma, Lauren & Mommy would like to say a big thank-you to Daddy for his love and support.
November 21, 2003

FOOTE - Maureen and Craig are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their darling baby boy, David Joseph Foote, on November 29, 2003 at 5:13 p.m. at the HSC, St. John`s, weighing 8 lbs. 8 oz. Proud first time grandmother Anna Foote of St. John`s, and third grandchild for Margaret Cadigan of Logy Bay. Loving Guardian Angels, Poppy David Foote and Poppy Joseph Cadigan are smiling down on him from heaven. Special thank-you to Dr. Kum for his excellent prenatal care, as well as all the doctors and nurses in the caseroom and on 5NB at the Womens Health Center, especially Dr. O`Grady and Dr. Tucker.
December 19, 2003

FROST - Richard & Lisa (Holloway) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious son, Cameron Dylan on November 20, 2003, weighing 9 lbs. 13½ oz. Proud grandparents: Gary & Lucinda Holloway and Arthur & Thelma Frost. Special thanks to Dr. Roache and Dr. Kravitz and the nurses in the caseroom and on 5NB of HSC.
January 16, 2004

GOODRIDGE - Freddy & Tracy (nee Ryan) and big brothers Cody & Colin, of Aquaforte, are thrilled to announce the arrival of Kyle Jody, our newest addition! Kyle was born on November 6, 2003 at 2:05 a.m. at the Womens Health Center. He weighed 9 lbs., 3 oz. Kyle is welcomed by grandparents Bill & Jacqueline Ryan of Ferryland and Fred & Patsy Goodridge of Renews. Great-grandparents Susie Kavanagh, Anne Ryan & David and Terry Goodridge. Also Uncle Jody & Aunt Nancy, Uncle Tyler, Uncle Darryl, Aunt Kim and Uncle Jonathan, cousins Mackenzie and Braeden. We would like to thank caseroom nurses Margaret Ann & Ruth and Dr. Roche for her excellent prenatal care and delivery. Mommy would like to say a very special thanks to Daddy and Nanny Jacqueline for all their support during labor and delivery. Welcome to the world Kyle, we love you!
December 19, 2003

GREEN- Kevin and Pam (Rose) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their precious angels, Isabelle Rose (4 lbs. 12 ozs.) and Spencer Watson (5 lbs. 15 ozs.), born Saturday, November 17, 2007. Proud first-time grandparents are Rich Rose and Marg Rose; and second-time grandparents are Les and Daisy Green. A special thank you to Dr. Kum for exceptional pre-natal care, to Dr. Bartellos and Dr. Fowler for a safe delivery, along with case room nurses Joan, Dana and Karen; also 5 North B Staff, especially Deanne and Kim. Mommy, Isabelle and Spencer would like to thank Daddy for his love and support during the pregnancy and delivery.

HALL- Gary and Tammy and big sisters Keely and Brittany are blessed with the safe and precious arrival of the newest family member, baby son and brother Gary John Charles Hall, born on November 23, 2003 at 1:56 am, weighing 8 lbs. 13 ozs, 20" long. Proud grandparents Bernice and late Charles LaCosta and Catherine and late John Hall. Mommy would like to thank Daddy, grandmothers Catherine and Bernice for their support during delivery. A special thank you to Doctor Bartellas & staff at 5NB HSC.
January 30, 2004

HEALEY - Two little miracles! Frank and Nina (Pomroy) are thrilled to announce the birth of their two precious girls. Frankie Rose weighing 3 lbs 14 oz and Madison Elizabeth weighing 4 lbs 13 oz came into the world on November 12, 2003. Proud grandparents are Vince and Rosemarie Pomroy of Dunville and Frank and Nell Healey of Fox Harbour. Great grandparents are Pat and Angela Pomroy of Placentia. Special thanks to Dr. Terry O'Grady, Dr. Joan Crane and all the staff at the Women's Health Clinic, caseroom staff, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit staff and Dr. Kirstie Tompkins. We were very well cared for by you all!
March 27, 2004

HENDER - Big brother Jason is happy to have a teammate to join him in playing hockey!! Proud parents Derek and Paula (Mooney) are thrilled to announce the newest Habs fan and possible 2020 NHL Draftee for the Montreal Canadiens -- Dylan Charles who arrived safely on November 4, 2003 at 7:44 AM at East Jefferson Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana. Weighing in at 8 lbs 6 ounces and 20 inches long, Dylan already has the makings of a strong solid player! Celebrating are proud grandparents Len & Betty Mooney of Kilbride and Claude & Margaret Hender of Gander. Proud great grandparents are Sadie Mooney of Kilbride, Betty Stacey of St. John`s and Watson Green of Dark Cove. Big brother Jason can`t wait to show everyone his little brother when we come home this summer!
December 12, 2003

HOGAN - Des and Cathie Sullivan (nee Godden) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first grandchild, Niamh Catherine. Niamh was born on November 25, 2003 in Cambridge, MA to proud parents Phil and Erin (Sullivan) Hogan. Niamh will spend her first Christmas with family and friends in St. John`s.
December 19, 2003

HOLLETT/MULLETT - With great pride, Pam and Brad want to welcome the safe arrival of their precious little angel, Lauren Olivia. Lauren joined us on November 17, 2003 weighing 5 pounds and 7 ounces. Love surrounds you from the Mullett and Hollett families. A big thank-you to daddy for his words of support, humor and love. Also, thank-you to everyone else who was a part of this special day, including mommy for keeping me healthy and safe for those nine long months.
November 28, 2003

HOWLETT - Big Brother Isaac is excited to announce the safe arrival of his precious baby brother, Alex William. Born to proud parents Rick and Cherie Lynn (Shannahan) on November 17, 2003 at 12:06 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are Bill & Collette Shannahan of Calvert and Ita Howlett of Goulds. Also watching over Alex and Isaac is Poppy Howlett from Heaven. Our special thanks to Dr. Britt Moore for her excellent care during labour & delivery. Thanks also sent to Dr. C. Pike, Dr. O`Grady, student nurse Pamela Bryan, along with caseroom staff and nurses of 5NB for the safe delivery and prenatal care of our precious little boy! Mommy & Daddy would like to say a huge thank you to Auntie Polly for her wonderful coaching and support. Mommy would like to thank Daddy for taking such good care of her, Isaac & Alex, and for his continuous love, support and encouragement. We love you, Daddy!
January 16, 2004

JACKSON - Leo and Linda (Fitzgerald) are happy to announce the safe arrival of their precious twins, Emma Claire (4 lbs., 13 ozs.) and Benjamin David (5 lbs., 6 ozs.), born November 7, 2007, at WHCC in St. John’s. Proud grandparents are Gerald and Lillian Fitzgerald of St. John’s and Mildred Jackson (Ronnie Dawson) of Cape Breton. Poppy Jackson is watching over them from heaven. Heartfelt thanks are extended to Dr. Cherry Pike for her exceptional pre-natal care and for a safe delivery. Special thanks also to Dr. Lacelle and staff at MFAU, the case room and 5NB for all the care and support given to mom.

JACOBS - It`s a girl! A little late, but she came fast. Bernard, Stacey (nee Fowlow) and big brothers, Cogan and Benjamin, welcome their newest addition, Kimberly Ann, born November 25, 2003, at 4:41 p.m. at the HSC, St. John`s, weighing 8 lbs. 15 ozs. (bigger than her brothers). Thanks to Nurse Annette and all the caseroom staff and Dr. Kravitz and Dr. Kwa.
December 05, 2003

JENSEN - Peter and Nita Booth of St. John`s, along with Kjeld and Julie Jensen of New Castle-Upon-Tyne, England, proudly announce the arrival of their granddaughter, Claire Amelia Nita was born to Darren and Tracy Jensen of St. Alban`s England on November 6, 2003 at Watford General Hospital, weighing 5 lbs. 14 oz.
November 07, 2003

JOYCE - Luke and Lori (Tuff) are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl Grace Agnes, born on November 2, 2003 at 9:10 AM at the Health Sciences Centre, weighing 5 lbs. 14 ozs. Proud grandparents are Junior and Donna Joyce of Bay Bulls, Charles and Miranda Tuff of Witless Bay and great-grandmother Mary Joyce of Goulds. A special thank you to Dr. Pugh for her exceptional pre-natal care, Dr. Roche for the seamless delivery and all the wonderful nurses who took care of Mom and baby during their hospital stay. Many thank yous to all our family and friends for their love and support.
January 02, 2004

KING/LANE - On Friday, November 7, 2003, Tim, Melanie & big brother Nathaniel received their precious blessing from heaven - Ethan Michael. He weighed 9 lbs. 11 oz. Celebrating along with them are proud grandparents Barry & Shelia Lane & Aloysius & Barbara King, Uncles Andrew, Matthew & Blair, Aunties Pam & Melanie & cousins Dawson & Emily.
January 02, 2004

LANGDON - It's a boy AND a girl! Big sister Rachel is thrilled to announce the arrival of her brother Dawson Oliver and sister Deidre Gail born November 14, to the proud parents of Debbie and Shawn Langdon. Two more precious grandchildren for Margaret and Oliver Langdon, and Barbara and Dawson Rowsell. Special thanks to Dr. O'Grady, and caseroom and 5NB nursing staff.
March 13, 2004

MARTIN/RUMSEY - It`s a girl! Glen, Cheri and very proud big sister Emily are elated to announce the birth of Kristen Brooke on November 2nd, 2003, their 7 lb. 11 oz. bundle of joy. They would like to thank their friends and family for the support and beautiful gifts received, especially Nanny and Poppy Martin, Grandma and Poppy Rumsey and Great-Nanny Shea.
February 06, 2004

MEANEY/O`BRIEN - Prayers do come true! Alexander Michael was born November 24, 2003 at 5:20 a.m., weighing 6 lbs, 6½ ozs. Shelley (Meaney) and Mike are thrilled with the safe birth of their first child. Nanny (Anne) and Poppy (Mike) O`Brien are delighted with his arrival. Nanny (Monica) Meaney is sending angels from Heaven to watch over him. Alex is welcomed by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Words cannot express the thanks and appreciation we extend to Dr. O`Grady and her team at the WHC, especially Janet Barbour, for their special prenatal care. Special thanks to Dr. Parsons for the safe delivery of Alex, and to all the caseroom nurses at the HSC, especially Lisa Madden, and the entire staff of 5NB for their excellent care of Alex and Mommy. Our lives are complete with him in it.
December 19, 2003

MERCER/OLIVER - Charmaine & Barrie are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child. JUSTIN MCKINLEY was born on November 30, 2003 at 3:08 pm weighing 7 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud first time grandparents are William and Isabell Oliver, Terry Mercer, Poppy Weldon Mercer from heaven and Poppy Oz Stockley. Also welcoming his arrival are aunties and uncles Michelle and Wayne White, Kim Oliver and Ryan Parsons, Susan and Ivan Jerrett, Paul and Brenda Mercer and Andy Mercer, Godparents Lisa Cornick and Mark Walsh. Thanks to Dr. Heidi Kravitz for her excellent care and attention and to Dr. Tennent and team for a safe delivery. An extra special thank you to caseroom nurses Margaret Ann, Robyn and Charlene, nurses on 5NB and student nurse Sonya O`Brien.
January 09, 2004

MURPHY- Caroline and Kathleen proudly announce the arrival of their new baby brother, James John, on Saturday, November 22, 2003, weighing in at 9 lbs. 4 ozs. Proud family are parents Jim and Tanya Murphy of Tors Cove and grandparents Maurice and Edna Breen of Ferryland and Ada and the Late Jim Murphy of Kilbride. Many thanks to the nurses, student nurses and doctors of the Caseroom and Maternity Ward at the Health Sciences Center with special thanks to Dr. Jeff White.
December 05, 2003

NASH - Ed and Marg (Roche) of St. John`s welcomed their precious daughter, Maria Sarah, into the world on Nov. 11, 2003 at the Health Sciences Centre at 4:25 p.m. Maria weighed 7 lbs. 1¼ oz. Everyone is thrilled with the arrival of this little miracle. Proud grandparents are Gus and Sadie Nash of Branch. First time grandmother, Marie Roche of St. John`s and watching over Maria from heaven, grandfather, Al Roche. Thanks to all of Maria`s aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and great-grandmother, Margaret Power for sharing in the excitement. A special thank you to Dr. O`Grady and her team including Deanne Murphy for their exceptional care. Thank you to Drs. Kum, Lazare and Geumei for a safe delivery and to the caseroom and 5 NB staff. Maria and Mommy send all their love to Daddy for his wonderful care throughout the nine months and for his excellent coaching. Maria sends a special welcome to her newest cousin, Emily.
December 05, 2003

NASH - Calvin and Mabel (nee McGrath)- and big sister Katie are thrilled to announce the birth of Emily Madeline on November 18, 2003. Proud grandparents are Augustine and Sara Nash of Branch and Robert and Lucy McGrath of Patricks Cove. Special thanks to Dr. Kum and his team, as well as to nurse Regina McGrath for their excellent care. Can`t wait for Christmas!
December 05, 2003

NEIL - Chris, Lisa (Peddle) and big sister Emily are pleased to announce the arrival of their newest family member Aaron Llewellyn Samuel. He graced us with his presence on November 22, 2003 at 5:35 am weighing 8 lbs. 12 oz. Proud grandparents are Graham and Phyllis Peddle of Long Pond and Herman and Betty Neil of St. John`s. A special thanks to Dr. Gill and caseroom nurses Denise and Lisa for all their care and support.
January 09, 2004

NOSEWORTHY - Bill and Melanie (Tulk) are proud to announce the birth of their son, Russell William, on November 16, 2003, at 4:31 p.m. at the HSC, weighing 7 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud grandparents are Linda and Reg Ryan, Barry Tulk, and Bill and Kay Noseworthy; and great-grandparents: William and Ettie Patterson, and Mary Magdelan Tulk. Many thanks to the hospital staff for their wonderful care and to our family and friends for their love and support.
January 23, 2004

OATES/TOBIN - Daniel Kunnuk - Happy parents Mary and Michael are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, born on Saturday, 15 November 2003 in Ottawa, Ontario. Grandparents Ron and the late Sarah Tobin and Sadie Day of Conception Bay South, Daniel and the late Sheila Oates of Smith Falls, Ontario, and Carolyn Moir of Halifax, Nova Scotia are delighted with baby Daniel.
February 06, 2004

O`LEARY - Leonard, Kathi (Kelly) and big sister Kaitlyn are proud to announce the newest addition to their family. Sean Michael arrived on November 19, 2003 at 8:47 am weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz. Proud 2nd time grandparents are Cynthia and Pat Kelly and Patricia and John O`Leary. Special thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. McCaffrey and the nurses of 5NB.
February 13, 2004

PARSONS/WALKER - Richard and Sharon are thrilled to announce the arrival of their son, Richard Clyde Eric, born November 3, 2003 at 11:34 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Proud grandparents Cynthia and George Walker, Eric and Jane Herridge, as well as great-grandparents Gideon and Olive Parsons. Forever watching over him from above, Poppy Clyde Parsons. Spoiled by Aunt Paula and Uncle Randal, Aunt Nancy and cousins Ryan, Anna, Max and special friend Abigail. Celebrating in our joy a large family and circle of friends. A very special and sincere thank you to Dr. Jeff White; caseroom nurses Bev, Marina, Annette, Barbara and Dianne; ward nurse Judy.
November 14, 2003

PATTEN/PEARCEY - Stephen and Lisa are ecstatic in announcing the arrival of Andrew Matthew, born November 7, 2003, tipping the scales at 10 lbs. 2 ozs. Words cannot express the thanks and appreciation we extend to the staff of the caseroom & OBS for all their SUPERB care. Extra special thanks to Dr. Kum for his exceptional care. Also, a special thanks to Dr. Rob Forward. Most of all, we would like to thank Nanny Sarah and Nanny Anna for their continuous love and support. Thanks again, "Uncle Nick".
December 12, 2003

PEDDLE/HEAD - Derek Peddle and Susan Head are pleased to announce the arrival of 6 lb., 7 oz., Julia Elizabeth on November 5th, 2003 at 0859 hours. Proud grandparents for the 19th time are Ron and Jean Peddle of Harbour Grace and for the 3rd time Jack and Florence Head of St. John`s. Many thanks to Dr. Mate, Bartellas and Delaney, caseroom nurse Lorna and her best assistant Maria Kearney, student nurses Katrina, Ashley and Karen, co-workers and friends for their love, support and gifts, and mostly the staff of 5NB who helped us realize that all mommies can breast feed.
November 14, 2003

PENNELL/SUTTON - Kenneth and Tammy are proud to announce the arrival of Lauren Marie born November 4, 2003 at 1:01 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 5 oz. Proud grandparents are Alphonsus and Marjorie Sutton and Marie Pennell of Trepassey, as well as great-grandmother Violet McCarthy. Looking down over Lauren from heaven is Poppy Pennell. Extra special thanks to Dr. Kum for his excellent care. Also a special thank-you to Dr. O`Leary. Mommy would like to thank all of the staff of the caseroom and obs for all their support and care over the past 9 months. A special thank-you to Ruth as well as Barb, Darlene, Joan and Bev who helped during my delivery.
January 16, 2004

PETERS/WARREN - Announcing the arrival of our special little miracle. Cynthia Alison was born Friday, November 14, 2003, at 7:10 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 2 ozs., at the WHC, HSC. Awaiting her arrival with much anticipation were her Mom and Dad, Janet and Andy Peters, who fell in love with her at first sight. She also stole the hearts of her grandparents: Lloyd and Ruby Warren, St. John`s, Ross and Elizabeth Peters, St. John`s. Special thanks to Aunt Heather and the "Girls" for all your support and encouragement during Mommy`s hospital stay. Also, many special thanks to Dr. O`Grady, Dr. Butler, Dr. Moore, and the Caseroom staff for helping Cynthia make her grand entrance. Before you know it, Daddy will have a golf buddy.
January 09, 2004

PICCOTT/GILMORE - Kevin & Cindy are pleased to announce the arrival of their first baby girl, Breanna Nicole, baby sister for big brothers Ryan, Devin & Tyler. Born at HSC, Nov. 2, 2003, weighing 8 lbs. Proud grandparents are Neil & Grace Piccott of Mt. Pearl, Charlie & Thelma Friersen, Berry & Connie Gilmore of Houston, Texas. Special thanks to Dr. O`Grady & Dr. Roche, all the nurses & staff of the caseroom & 5 North B. Also special thanks to Daddy for great support.
December 19, 2003

PUGH/SQUIRES - Daina, Ron and brothers Adam and Jacob are proud to announce the arrival of Thomas John. Born on Nov. 5th at 10:34 p.m., weighing 8 lbs., 6 ozs. Proud grandparents Brett and the late Helen Pugh, Bev and Jack Squires. Many thanks to Dr. Roche, caseroom and 5NB staff. Special thanks to Nurse Lorna and her daughter Maria Kearney, while in labour. Maria doing "take your child to work day".
November 28, 2003

ROWE - Jeff and Judy Rowe are delighted to announce the birth of their daughter Stephanie Ellen, weighing 7 lbs 7 ozs, on November 20 at the IWK Grace Hospital in Halifax. Stephanie is welcomed with love by proud grandmothers Joan Rowe and Patricia Kieley, and a large circle of family and friends.
December 19, 2003

SCOTT - Big brother Jared and proud parents, Barry & Tina (Dalton) are thrilled to announce the early but safe arrival of their beautiful, baby boy, Nicholas Andrew, born November 16, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 11 oz. Words cannot express the thanks and appreciation we extend to the staff of the caseroom, NICU and 5NB for the safe delivery and exceptional care of Nicholas, especially Dr. Parsons, and nurse Sheila Wadland. Proud grandparents for the second time are Anne & Kevin Dalton and Russell & Muriel Scott of St. Philips. Also welcoming Nicholas are great-grandmothers Scott, Jones, Uncle Mark, Aunt Mary Lynn and Aunt Forresta. A special thanks to Nanny and Poppy Scott for caring for Jared while Nicholas was being welcomed into the world. Mommy and Nicholas would also like to especially thank Nanny & Poppy Dalton and daddy for their love and support during the pregnancy and delivery.
March 13, 2004

SMITH - Fred. Jr., Susan (nee Lawrence) & big sister Emily are thrilled to announce the arrival of Richard James Lawrence born Nov. 1, 2003 at 5:10 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. Welcoming Richard are grandparents Fred & Frances Smith, Fred & Hilda Lawrence, Uncle John & watching from Heaven Uncle Richie. Special thanks to Drs. Penton, Seviour, Roache & Kabisios and to the caseroom & 5N staff for all of your help & support.
December 26, 2003

SMITH - Jean (nee Beasley) and Kevin are delighted to announce the arrival of their first child, Victoria Patricia Jane, born on November 27th at 1:58 P.M. at HSC, weighing 7 lbs., 3½ ozs. Proud first time grandparents are Cyril and Dianne Beasley of Burin and Austin and Suzanne Smith of St. John`s and first time great-grandparents Lindy and Patricia Guy of Burin. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White and the caseroom nurses, especially Regina, for their excellent care.
December 05, 2003

TAYLOR - Larry & Danielle. It`s a Boy! We are pleased to announce the arrival of our little miracle, Bradey Michael Kevin Taylor, born November 14/03 at 11:44 a.m. at HSC weighing 5 lb. 13 ozs. Many thanks to the 3rd floor case room staff, Neonatal Unit & 5 North B staff. Also to Dr. Wagnor, Dr. Delaney, Dr. Tennent & Dr. Kravitz for taking care of mommy & me. Very excited first-time grandparents Carol Burke and Mike Maloney of St. John`s, Ethel Taylor of LaPoile, Kevin & Suzanne Burke of Ontario. Third-time great-grandmother Florence Tucker and watching from heaven great-poppy Tucker and great-poppy Burke. Thanks to Nanny Carol for her help. Big hugs & kisses to the best daddy in the world for all of his help and support.
November 28, 2003

THISTLE - Doug and Robyn (Stead) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first child, Jack Douglas, born November 6, 2003, weighing 7 lbs. 4 ozs., at the HSC in St. John`s. Proud grandparents Rob Stead, Brian and Betty Thistle, April Stead and Monty Dyke. Special thanks to Drs. Roche and Kravitz, and all the fabulous nurses and doctors in the Caseroom and on 5NB.
January 16, 2004

TOBIN - What a precious gift! Darren and Leona are proud to announce the birth of their first child, Makayla Carmel Marie Tobin, born at the Health Sciences on November 17, 2003 at 3:15 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents are Richard and Maureen Making of St. Stephen's and Raymond and Madonna Tobin of Point Lahaye. Also watching over Makayla are her grea-grandfathers Leo Molloy, John Making and Ned Tobin. Special thanks to Nanny Making for staying with Mommy, the staff of the caseroom and 5NB nurses. A very special thanks to nurse/midwife Robyn Beaudry and student nurse Anna Hill for staying with Mommy during delivery and labour.
February 28, 2004

WALSH - Darrell & Sherri (nee Coady) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their son, Cody Darrell. Cody was born at the HSC on November 5, 2003 at 4:15 p.m., weighing 8 lbs., 10 oz. and was 20½ inches long. Also overwhelmed by Cody`s presence are proud first time grandparents Ron & Sharon Coady of Aquaforte and 4th time grandparents Bernie & Lorraine Walsh of St. John`s. Special thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike for her excellent pre-natal care. Cody & Mommy would also like to thank Daddy for all his love and support during labour and delivery.
November 28, 2003

WALSH - "We are such stuff as dreams are made on." Dave and Jennifer are delighted to announce the birth of their first child, John (Jack) Roderick Walsh, born November 10 at 11:49 p.m., weighing 6 lbs, 11 oz. John is the first grandchild for Rita Walsh (Dobbin) of St. John`s and the late John Walsh, and the first grandchild in 20 years for Fran and Rod Deon of Toronto. Also welcoming John to the family are Uncle Michael and Aunt Janine in Bolton, Ontario, and Uncle Brian, Aunt Judy, and cousin Jonathan in Nelson, BC, as well as cousin Alison in Toronto. Thanks to all our wonderful friends for their support throughout the pregnancy. Special thanks to "Auntie" Janice Manthorne for her excellent help during labour and delivery. Thanks also to Drs. O`Dea, O`Shea, and Delaney, their support staff to the outstanding teams in the caseroom and maternity wards of the HSC.
November 14, 2003

WALSH/BARRY- Rene, Angela and big brother Keith announce the safe arrival of Gregory Nathan on November 29, 2003, weighing 9 lbs. 4¾ ozs. Proud grandparents are Mike and Ada Barry, Lillian Walsh of St. John`s and Loyola Walsh, Edmonton, AB. Special thanks to Nanny Barry and Auntie Jen.

WATERHOUSE/GOGAN - Aisling and Jon are thrilled to announce the birth of their second child, Aine Susannah Waterhouse, born 21 Nov. 2003, weighing 2985g, 51 cm. Aine (pronounced AWnya) is excitedly welcomed by big brother Cian, grandparents Niall and Catherine Gogan in St. John`s and Jim Waterhouse in Staunton-on-Wye, England (five grandsons, finally a girl!) as well as many relatives and friends. Thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle, caseroom nurse Juanita and other nurses and hospital staff for their excellent care.
November 28, 2003

WHELAN - Jason and Lynanne (Furlong) are thrilled to announce the arrival of a precious baby boy, Thomas Caleb, born Nov. 3, 2003, weighing 6 lbs., 4 ozs. Ecstatic grandparents are Vern & Nellie Whelan & John & Alice Furlong. To family and friends for all your prayers, love and support we thank you. Special thanks to Dr. O`Shea for being there and to the doctors and nurses of 5NB for your exceptional care during our extended hospital stay.
January 30, 2004

 

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