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ABBOTT - Michael, Jennifer (Street) and big sister
Rachel are excited to announce the arrival of Jonathan Edmund
David Abbott, born November 19, 2005, at 11:05
p.m., weighing 9 lbs. 15 oz. Jonathan is also welcomed by grandparents
Dave and Ethel Street and Edmund and Joan Abbott. A special thank you
to Dr. Jeff White for the safe delivery of our second child. A big thank
you to Dr. Colleen Cook and all the Case Room nurses for their support
and kindness during the labour and delivery. Mommy would also like to
thank Daddy and Aunt Tina for being great coaches.
ANTHONY - Kelly and Don welcome beautiful, healthy PATRICK
EDMUND WALTER to the family. Patrick was born in St. John's
on November 26th, 2005 at 1:50 a.m. weighing
8 lbs. 10¾ ozs. Baby William welcomes little brother Patrick
to the Family Pit Crew! Vroom, vroom... Thank you to the many people
who helped during and since Patrick's arrival, especially the Bown,
O'Dea, Quinlan, and Anthony families. What a wonderful early Christmas
ASH - Hi! My name is Georgia Clare Ash and
I'm what all the fuss is about. I made the grand appearance on November
10th at 1:38 p.m., weighing in at a whopping 8 lb.,
10 oz. Mommy Corinne, Daddy Stephen and Big Brother Colby are so happy
they can hardly stop hugging and kissing me for one minute. My grandparents:
Clara & Lambert Miller; Jean & Kevin Ash; and great-grandmother;
Pearl Ash just keep telling everyone of my arrival over and over again.
I also have a whole bunch of aunts, uncles and cousins fighting over
who gets to hold me. So a big special thanks to all for your fond wishes,
in particular to Dr. Patricia Roache and the wonderful Health Science
Centre staff in the Maternal Assessment Unit, Case Room and the Maternity
AYLWARD - Blair and Norma Aylward are thrilled to
announce the arrival of CHASE LOUIS FABIAN at the WHC
on November 18th, 2005, weighing 8 lbs.,
1½ oz. Proud grandparents are Frances Aylward of St. Lawrence,
and Joe and Hilda Keating of Marystown. Special thanks to the doctors
and nurses of the WHC for their excellent care. Chase is welcomed by
brother Marc, Uncle A.J., Aunt Tracey, and cousin Matthew, as well as
many family and friends. Blair and Norma would also like to thank all
of their wonderful family and friends for their calls, gifts and visits.
It has been greatly appreciated.
BANFIELD - Lloyd, Michelle (Price) and big brother
Luke proudly announce the arrival of precious GRACE ELIZABETH.
Born on 09 Nov. 2005 at the IWK, Halifax, weighing 7
lbs., 10 oz. Welcomed with love by grandparents Derek & Elizabeth
Banfield, Paradise, and Bill & Debbie Price, Bedford, great-grandparents
Cliff & Audrey Walker, Rosetown, Sask., and special great-aunt & uncle,
Marilyn and Leroy Riggs, Bedford. Thank-you to family and friends for
your well wishes, and a special thanks to Dr. Gallagher and the IWK team.
BIGGIN (STOCKLEY) - Meet Emily and her new baby brother, Kai
Paul Biggin. Born November 6, 2005, Calgary.
Proud parents Heather and Paul Biggin, grandparents Roy & Evelyn
Stockley, Chamberlains, C.B.S., Jerome & Rachel Biggin, Daniel's
BILES - Baby Boy born to Hazel Biles & Lewis. Thomas
Francis November 4th 2005, 8 lbs., 13 oz.
Proud Grandparents Roger & Lee Biles of St John's, and Daniel & Viola
Lewis of Brampton On.
BROPHY/CURRAN - Joe
and Denise are pleased to announce the safe arrival of their baby daughter.
Sarah Laura Bridget was born on November 2,
2005 at 2:37 p.m. at the
W.H.C. in St. John's, weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Sarah is welcomed by her
two big sisters, Krystal and Keisha, and her two big brothers, Devin
and Daniel. Proud grandparents are Ed Curran of Fermeuse and Nina Brophy
of Springdale. Watching over Sarah from heaven are two special grandparents,
Bernice Curran and Charles Brophy. Thank you to all the wonderful doctors
and nurses in the caseroom and the nursing staff at 5NB. Also, a special
thank you to daddy for being such a wonderful coach and being so supportive
over the past few months.
CLARKE/BROGAN - Chris and Carol (Manchester, England)
are delighted to announce the birth of their son, Cillian Jason
Clarke, born November 30, 2005, weighing seven
pounds. Very proud first time grandparents are Debra Stokes (Brian Worsh),
Manchester, England; Gary Clarke, St. John's; and Annette and Patrick
Brogan, Cork, Ireland. Also welcoming Cillian are great-grandfather,
Ralph Stokes, St. John's; great-grandmother, Mrs. Ann Brogan, Tipperary,
Ireland; uncle Jason Clarke, Japan and aunts Ann Marie and Laura Brogan,
Ireland. A wonderful Christmas present for all of us!
COOK - Ed and Phyllis (Walsh) are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, a precious baby girl, CALLIE
MARIA, born November 11, 2005 weighing 7 lbs.,
13 oz. Sharing in their joy are first time grandparents John and Catherine
Walsh, and seasoned grandfather Edward Cook Sr. Watching over from heaven
is Callie's grandmother and guardian angel, Alice Cook. A special thanks
to the case room and 5NB nurses, to Drs. Pike and Kravitz, and to our
family and friends for their love and support. Callie would like to say
an extra special thank you to Daddy for all his love and for being a
CROFT - Shawn and Robyn are delighted to announce the
safe arrival of their first child, a beautiful baby girl, Ava
Robyn born at the H.S.C. on November 9, 2005 3:19
a.m., weighing 8 lbs., 2.6 ozs. Proud grandparents Robert & Sheila
Benmore and Ray & Nellie Croft. Ava is also welcomed by many more
family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. O'Grady and all the staff and
residents of 5NB and the case room. Also very special thanks to Daddy
who took such good care of us. Thanks we love you!
Crosbie/Hynes - Mark and Susan are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Sarah Catherine, on November
10, 2005 at Women and Children's Hospital Vancover, B.C, weighing
7 lbs.13 oz. Proud second time grandparents are Ron and Sheila Hynes
and Roger and Barbara Crosbie. Cousins Hannah Stevenson and Andrew Veitch
can't wait to meet Sarah Catherine. An extra special thank you to all
our family and friends and of course Daddy and Nan for being such excellent
CUMMINGS - David and Melissa (Morgan) are thrilled
to announce the arrival of their first child, a precious daughter, Kennedy
Morgan, born at 11:00 a.m. on November 24th,
2005 at the IWK Grace Maternity Hospital in Halifax, NS., weighing
10 lbs., 14 ozs. Extremely proud grandparents are Bob and Gloria Morgan,
Paradise, NL and Duncan and Josephine Cummings, Creignish, NS.
FLEMMING - Noreen, Chris and big sister Charlotte are
thrilled to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl Colette.
Born on November 25, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 7 ozs., Colette
Sheila is also welcomed by proud grandparents Patrick and Sheila
Dalton (Cape Broyle) and Ron and Joan Anderson (St. John's). A special
thank you to Dr. Roche, Dr. Kum, and special nurse Regina in the case
room and all the nurses on 5NB. A special thank you also to Keith and
Corinna Miller for their support and friendship throughout Mommy's pregnancy.
Charlotte and Mommy also want to thank Daddy for all his love and support.
FORAN - James and Nancy-Beth (nee Evans) are thrilled
to announce the birth of their daughter, Allison Beth,
7 lbs. 10 oz., on November 11, 2005 in Halifax, Nova
Scotia. Proud grandparents Margot and John Evans of St. John's, Mabel
Foran of Gander and great-grandmother Ethel Evans of St. John's.
GEARY - Emily (nee Gallant) and Jason Geary of Adams,
New York are proud to announce the birth of their son, Nathan
on November 8, 2005 at 10:01 A.M. Nathan was born at
Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown, New York. He weighed a whopping
10 lbs., and was 22 inches long. Nathan is welcomed by his grandparents,
Peter and Eleanor Geary, of St. John's, NL, and Spud and Lucille Gallant
of Charlottetown, PEI. He is also welcomed by his aunts, Jennifer Geary
and Gillian March, Uncle Kevin and Cousin Kyle. Mommy and Nathan send
extra special thanks to Daddy for all of his love and support. Special
thanks to all of our family and friends in Newfoundland for all of their
best wishes - we look forward to seeing everyone at Christmas.
GOUGH - Brian, Rossann and Big Sister Katie are thrilled
to announce the safe arrival of Tyler John Ross on November
29th, 2005, weighing 8 lbs, 4 ozs. Tyler is welcomed
by proud grandparents John & Ellen Gough (Mount Pearl) & Ross and
Juanita LeDrew (Boyd's Cove). Also welcoming Tyler are Aunts and Uncles:
Cathy (Mike), Colette (Brendan), Anne Marie (George), Bob (Cindy) and Cousins:
Julie, Ryan, Lindsay, Melissa & Wesley and of course Hershey, our family
pet. Thanks to all of our family and friends for their well wishes, gifts
and visits. And a special Thank You to Nanny Nita for looking after Tyler,
Katie and Mommy when we came home from hospital.
HANDRIGAN - Sean and Andrea are overjoyed to announce the
arrival of their precious daughter, Julia Elizabeth, at
7:53 pm on November 14, 2005, weighing 7 lbs, 10 ozs. Proud
grandparents are Frank and Dorothy Handrigan and elated first time grandparents
John and Betty Willar. Also welcoming Julia are uncles Steve, Michael and
Christopher, aunts Dana and Meghan, cousin Tyler and great-grandparents Blanche
and Jack Butler and Mary Handrigan, as well as many other family and friends.
Many thanks to Dr. Crane for her excellent prenatal care, Drs. Kravitz and
Carpenter for a safe delivery and all medical and nursing staff who helped
bring our little angel into the world.
HANN - Earl and Jill nee Nash are delighted to announce
the birth of their second child, Bradley Earl, born Nov.
26, 2005, at 9:05 PM at the WHC, weighing 6 lbs. Delighted by Bradley's
arrival are his big brother Michael, Grandparents Theresa and John Nash,
Kathleen and Earl Hann, Uncle Junior and Great-Grandmothers Theresa Careen
and Harriett Hann. Thank you to family and friends for all of their best
HILLIER - Scott and Nicole Hillier are pleased to
announce the arrival of their first child, a son, Joshua Andrew, at the
Sturgeon Community Hospital, Alberta on November 10, 2005.
Welcomed with love from grandparents Hubert and Gaye Hillier, Richard
and Rose Monette, uncle Dale, uncle Kellie and cousin Jesse.
HOBBS/MENCHINTON - Wendy, Sean and big sister Chelsie are
thrilled to announce the arrival of their precious son and brother. Nathan
Munden was born at the WHS on November 18, 2005,
weighing 6 lbs. 2 oz. Proud grandparents are Hazel Hobbs (Mount Pearl), Roma
and Autumn Menchinton (Kilbride); great-grandmother Melina Gosse (Whitbourne)
and watching over Nathan from heaven, Poppy Hobbs. Special thanks to Dr.
Roche and the staff at 5NB, as well as Daddy and Nanny Hobbs for their support
during the delivery.
IVANY/PRINCE - Nancy, Doug and big sisters Grace and Claire
are thrilled to announce the arrival of Eve Margaret. Eve
was born November 23, 2005, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz. at the
C.W.H.C. in Grand Falls-Windsor. Proud grandparents are John and Barbara
Ivany of Paradise and Lindsay and Margaret Prince of Bishops Falls.
KEILEY - Tim, Jackie and big sister Sydney are thrilled
to welcome Lauren Jacqueline to the family. Lauren was born November
28, 2005, and weighed 8 lbs. 7 ozs. Also welcoming Lauren are grandparents
Bill and Madeline Heffernan and Laurence and Mary Keiley and Aunt Jenn.
KENNEDY - Sean and Robin (nee Chipman) are thrilled to
announce the safe arrival of their first child, Madeline Rose,
born 11:06 p.m. on November 17, 2005, weighing 6 lbs. 13
ozs. at the Misericordia Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta. Madeline is welcomed
by very proud grandparents Doug and Geri Kennedy (Mt. Pearl), Rosalie Chipman
(St. John's), Gerry and Linda Chipman (St. John's), aunts April Kennedy (Toronto)
and Gillian Chipman (Toronto), and her great-grandparents Peter and Imelda
Kennedy (Mt. Pearl). Also welcoming Madeline are her canine big sister, Bailey
and numerous great aunts, great uncles, cousins and friends. Thank you to
all who helped us welcome Madeline to the world, and to the many people who
sent us all the beautiful and thoughtful gifts that we received. Mommy and
Madeline wish to send out a special thanks to Daddy for all his love and
support... we love you very much!
LAUGHLIN - "A tiny
angel sent from above has come to fill our hearts with love." Proud new parents,
Larry and Danielle (Whelan), are very happy to announce the arrival
of their precious baby girl Chelsea Elizabeth, born
at York Central Hospital, in Toronto, Ontario on Friday,
Nov. 18, 2005 at 6:20 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 5 oz. Watching
over Chelsea from heaven is her guardian angel, Poppy Frank Whelan.
Chelsea is the first granddaughter for grandparents Diane Whelan
of St. John's and Dave & Carol Ann Laughlin of Toronto. Welcoming
Chelsea are Aunts and Uncles - Leanne & Ron, Nicky & Edward,
Francine. Chelsea looks forward to meeting her three cousins Ethan,
Dylan, Declan. Special thanks to all staff at YCH, especially Dr.
Ray and nurse Tiffany Biro. Thank you to family and friends for their
prayers and support over the past year.
MACDONALD - It is with great pleasure that Michelle
and Donald Macdonald announce the birth of their son Duncan
Donald Howard Macdonald on Wednesday, November 23rd,
2005, weighing 6 lbs. 2 ozs. and 20 inches long. Proud grandparents
are Margaret and the late Dr. Donald Macdonald and Ruth and Clarence
Drover. Other proud family members include sister Brittany, uncles:
David, Stephen, Michael and Mitchell and Aunt Avril.
MCCORMICK - Colin & Paula (Anderson) along with
big brother Colin are proud to announce the safe arrival of a beautiful
baby girl Olivia Mary, born at the Health Sciences
Centre on November 18, 2005 at 10:31 p.m., weighing
7 lbs. 7 ozs. Also welcoming baby Olivia are proud grandparents John & Mary
Anderson & Pat and Elizabeth McCormick. A very special thank you
to Dr. Johanne Lacelle for her excellent care, case room nurses, especially
Beverly & nursing staff at 5 NB.
MILLER - Jonathan and Laurita are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Lauren Theresa,
born on November 14th, 2005, weighing 7
lbs 5 oz. Annelise and Jon are so excited to welcome their baby sister
into our family. Also welcoming Lauren are proud grandparents Bill
and Sheryl Miller of Fogo and Loyola and Maureen Hearn of Renews. Mommy
and Daddy would like to thank the staff of the HSC case room and 5NB,
and Drs. Kravitz and Halley for their excellent prenatal care. A special
thank you to Nanny for helping to take care of things at home.
NOFTALL - Jamie and Michelle (Noftall) are proud
to announce the birth of their first child, a healthy baby boy, James
Daniel. James was born on Monday, Nov. 21st at
2:53 am. He weighed 8 lbs. 14¾ oz. and measured 20½" long.
Special thanks to Dr. Cynthia Fontaine for excellent prenatal care,
caseroom nurses Regina and Lori for James' safe delivery, the nurses
on 5NB, especially Cathy and student nurses Sarah and Robyn. James
is welcomed by grandparents Cathy (and the late Ron) Noftall, Betty
Noftall, and Brig Noftall; great-grandparents Leonard (and the late
Fanny) Inniss of Victoria and William (and the late Mary) Walsh of
Chapel's Cove, as well as a wide circle of family and friends.
PEARCE/COOK - Neil Pearce and Jean Cook are pleased
to announce the arrival of their third child, Mara Joan,
born November 16th, 2005 at WHC, weighing
7 lbs., 3 ozs. Delighted by their sister's arrival are big brothers John
and Luke and Grandmothers Joan Cook (the late Cyril Cook) and Dolores
Pearce (the late Robert Pearce). Special thanks to case room nurses Beverly
Murphy and Stacey Lambe as well as Doctors Roche and O'Grady.
PENNEY-CROCKER - Chris Penney and Diane Crocker are proud
to announce the arrival of Amelia on November 12,
2005 at the IWK Grace Hospital, Halifax. Amelia is the first grandchild
for Harvey and Shirley Penney of Eastport and Bob and Jan Crocker of CBS;
and another great-grandchild for Gertie Legge of Heart's Delight.
POWER - Des and Brenda (White) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their beautiful daughter, Molly Sarah, born November
22, 2005 at 2:58 p.m., weighing 7 lbs, 9 ozs. Proud first-time grandparents
are Brendan and Mary White, Northern Bay and for the ninth time, Doug and
Sheila Power, North River.
PRICE - Jeff & Jennifer, of Hatchet Cove, are
proud to announce the birth of their son, Noah Jeffrey,
born on Nov.
4, 2005, weighing 7 lb., ½ oz. Thank you to the doctors
and nurses on OBS unit at the Health Sciences.
REDDY (Hogan) - Jimmy, Ann Marie and big brother Nicholas
are delighted to announce the arrival of Erin Elizabeth.
Born on November 11th, 2005, weighing 6 lbs,
15 oz. This is the 8th grandchild for Jack and Elizabeth Hogan
of Torbay and the 4th grandchild for Mary Lahey, also of Torbay.
A special thanks to Dr. Roche for her excellent prenatal care and to nurse
Karen in the case room for her special help in the delivery. Mommy wants
to thank Daddy for his love and patience during the pregnancy and delivery
and to Nicholas who is turning out to be an excellent big brother already.
SHORTALL - John and Rhonda (Way) and big brother Jacob
are extremely proud to announce the arrival of Alexander Michael
Alexander was born Saturday, November 19, 2005 at 12:50
a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 11 ozs. at the HSC, St. John's. Alexander is the
seventh grandchild of Frank and Elaine Shortall of St. John's and the
tenth grandchild of the late Frederick and Ruby Way of Grand Falls-Winsor.
Many thanks for all the love and support of family and friends. Alexander
is blessed to have you.
STOYLES - Mike and Brenda are pleased to announce the arrival
of their twin boys on November 4, 2005. Joseph Michael,
4 lbs. 11 ozs, was born 7:32 pm and Peter Thomas, 4 lbs,
was born 7:45 pm. Proud grandparents are Mike and Marie Stoyles, St. John's
and Joe and Frances Coombes, Portugal Cove South. Thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr.
O'Dea, Dr. Moore and caseroom nurse Regina, with a special thanks to all
the NICU nurses and doctors for taking such great care of Joseph and Peter.
TULIPANO/GEORGE - Chris and Nancy of Perth, ON are
happy to announce the safe arrival of their first child, Michael
born November 9, 2005, weighing 5 lbs. 14 oz. Proud
grandparents are Wilfred and Pearl George, Mt. Pearl and Clifford Tulipano,
UNGER - Born to Juan Pedro and Jennifer (King) on November
19, 2005, in Ottawa, a daughter, Lauren Mae Adriana,
8 lbs. 15 ozs. A granddaughter for Muriel and Arthur King and Tom's and
Leonor Unger of Lima, Peru. A cousin for Alyssa.
WALSH - Michael and Janine (Walker) are thrilled to announce
the birth of their first child, a precious daughter, Brooklyn MacKenzie,
born November 28, 2005 at Etobicoke Hospital, Toronto, ON,
weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz. Extremely proud grandparents are Rita Walsh, St. John's,
NL, Bronwyn Jones, Manchester, England and Derek Walker, Peachland, B.C.
Watching over Brooklyn from heaven is Poppy John Walsh. Overjoyed to welcome
Baby Brooklyn are her cousins - John, St. John's and Tatiana, Ofelia, Jessica
and Sofia of B.C. Special thanks to our moms, Rita and Bronwyn who took turns
staying with us and showing us their unending support and enthusiasm. We
will be forever grateful.
WOODFORD- Edward and Heather are proud to announce the
arrival of their beautiful daughter, Molly Beth. Molly was
born on November 17th, 2005, weighting 8 lbs.
Welcoming Molly are excited first time grandparents Iris and Patrick Dalton
of Colliers and Auntie Sue. Molly is the eighth grandchild for Elizabeth
and the late William Woodford of Lakeview and a new niece for Kelly, Rose,
Billy and Dominic (deceased). Molly is also the first great grandchild for
Patricia Dalton of Harbour Main. A special thanks goes to Dr. Kravitz, Dr.
Roche, Dr. Perry, and the case room staff at the Health Sciences Center.
And to all our family and friends, thank you for your continued love and
support, we are proud to make Molly part of such an exceptional extended
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