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BLANCHARD - Evelyn and Gregory are proud to announce the birth of their second
son, Jack McDougall Blanchard. Born October 1, 2002 at the Health Sciences
Centre at 10:12 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 3 oz. Proud grandparents are Earl and
Mona McDougall of St. John`s, and Milton and Georgina Blanchard of Woody Point.
We wish to thank Dr. Tennent and staff at the Health Sciences Centre.
BLUNDON - Sent straight from heaven on October 21,
2002 and delivered to Gene
and Lisa (Morgan) at 6:36 AM weighing 6lbs 8 ozs. Kristen Stella Morgan was
welcomed by big brothers Mitch and Ryan and big sister Nicole. Proud grandparents
are Elaine and Cyril Duggan of Kelligrews and Oliver Blundon of Canning`s Cove.
Special thanks to Dr. Johanne Lacelle and all the nurses at the Janeway for
their excellent care. Extra special kisses and hugs to daddy for being such
a good coach!
BOONE - Kim (Burt) and Rick are thrilled to announce the early but safe arrival
of Courtney Eliza, weighing 4 lbs. 13 ozs. on Wednesday,
October 2, 2002 @
2:47 p.m. at the HSC in St. John`s. Courtney is the fourth grandchild for both
Florence and Albert Burt, Old Perlican and Norma and Lawton Boone, St. John`s.
We would like to extend our gratitude to Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Seviour, Dr. Potter
Jones, the nursing staff on 5NB, student nurses Janet Morgan and Heather Chafe,
and especially to nurse Sue Harding for her humour and expertise in the delivery
BREEN - Rod and Arlene (nee Salter) are thrilled to announce the birth of
their first child, a beautiful baby boy. Luke Dylan Breen was born at the Health
Sciences Centre on October 22, 2002 at 6:31 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. Proud grandparents
are Stan and Elizabeth Breen of St. John`s, and Frank and Edna Salter of Kentville,
NS. Nanny Madeline Salter smiles proudly from heaven. Special thanks to Dr.
Ripley, Dr. Roche, Dr. Moore, Dr. Gill, caseroom nurses Tracey Carter and Michelle
Randell and nursing staff of 5NB for their excellent care.
BURTON - Juan and Carla (Hefford) are proud to announce the arrival of their
little Sunshine. Chloe Olivia was born October 16,
2002, weighing 8 lbs. 11
ozs. Proud grandparents Carl and Jean Hefford and Claude and Margaret Burton.
Proud great-grandparents Duke and Alma Day, Simeon Hefford and Della Rideout.
Special thanks to Dr. Pike, Dr. Verge and Caseroom nurses. Hugs and kisses
to Daddy and Auntie Carlene for their support and care during delivery.
BUTT - Robert, Denise (Butler) and brothers Andrew and Nathan, proudly announce
the birth of Daniel Robert, born October 9, 2002, weighing 8 lbs., 11½ oz.
Welcoming Daniel are proud grandparents Joan Butler (St. John`s) and Bill Butler
(Etobicoke, Ontario) and the late Gertrude and Newman Butt (Botwood). Special
thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. O`Grady and the staff of the caseroom and 5NB for
their excellent care.
CHAPMAN / MERRY - Kim, Matthew, Logan and Morgan are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of a precious baby girl. Alexis Savannah was born at Memorial
Hospital, Savannah, Georgia on Friday, October 11, 2002 at 10:55 a.m., weighing
8 lbs. 11.2 oz. and 19¾ inches. Seventh grandchild for Shirley and Bob
Merry, Lowville, New York and first granddaughter for Joan (Lester) Chapman.
Grandpa Bert (Herbert), our Guardian Angel, is watching over Kim and Alexis
from above. Many thanks to Dr. Gallup and nurse Aldrich. Much love to Daddy,
Logan, Morgan, Auntie Val, Grandma Joanie and Grammy Shirley for all your love
CHAYTOR (Crewe) - Kathy, Paul and brother Jacob are thrilled to announce the
arrival of Dawson John on October 16, 2002. Dawson was born at 8:48 a.m. at
the H.S.C., weighing 8 lbs. 4 oz. Proud grandparents Grace and John Crewe,
and Mae and Charlie Chaytor; great-grandmothers: Rita Driscoll and the late
Ivy Crewe. Special thanks to Dr. Joan Crane, the O.R. nursing staff and Maternity
Ward nursing staff. Thank you also to daddy and Aunt Donna for their support
and care during delivery, and to our families for their help before and after
COATS - Kenneth and Tina (Tuck) are thrilled to announce the birth of their
first child, a beautiful baby girl. Bethany Kathleen was born on October
16, 2002 at 1:30 A.M., weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. Proud grandparents are Marie Kelly
and Elwood Coates, and very proud first time grandmother, Kathleen Tuck. Great-grandparents
are Jean Coates and Guardian Angel Great Poppy Claude Coates, and Louise and
Eric Tuck. Thanks to doctors and nurses of the caeroom and 5NB for their care,
especially Eleanor. A special thank you to Daddy and Nana for their excellent
coaching. Daddy you`re the greatest, we both love you!
CRITCH - Paul and Jennifer (nee Collins) and big sister Chelsea are proud
to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, Emily Jacqueline, on October
18, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. Proud grandparents are Jean and Clayton Collins
and Carrie and Lloyd Critch.
CROTTY - Shawn and Lisa (Cunningham) are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their first child, a handsome baby boy, Jack Michael
Robert. We`re late, but Jack couldn`t wait! Jack arrived 5 weeks earlier
than expected on October 9, 2002, at 1:16 a.m. at the Oakville
Trafalgar Memorial Hospital. Special thanks to Doctors Feltham, MacDonald and
all the nurses in the Special Care Nursery for their support and help. Welcoming
Jack with pride and excitement are first time grandparents Bob and Maxine Cunningham,
Mary Crotty and the third for John Whelan. Jack is the 13th great-grandchild
for Mary Denief. Protecting Jack from Heaven are his guardian angels great-grandmother
Annie Cunningham and great-grandfathers John Cunningham and Patrick Denief.
DOBBIN / WILLIAMS - Greg and Karen are delighted
to announce the arrival of their third beautiful son, Matthew Joseph, on October
2, 2002 at 0950 at The Women`s Health Centre, weighing 8 lbs. 12 ozs. Big brothers
Noah and Ian are excited about having another little buddy to play with in
their Wiggly World. With the arrival of a third son, Mom and Dad are counting
down the days to endless hours at the rink and ballfield. Grandparents Shaun
and Loretta Dobbin and Bill and Doreen Williams, as well as great-grandfather
Bill Maher, all of St. John`s, lovingly welcome Matthew to the ever growing
family. Drs. O`Grady, O`Shea, Butler, Kamra and MacCallum and the nursing staff
of the case room and 5NB are heartfully thanked for Matthew`s safe delivery
and care. Extra special thanks are extended to Dr. Terry O`Grady for her care
and concern shown to Karen and to Dr. Patrick O`Shea for his dedication to
his patients, and his extraordinary care of our growing family. Darlene Fleming,
RN and Betty Woodland, LPN have demonstrated the true essence of care in the
nursing profession in their care of Karen and Matthew. Special thanks are extended
to all grandparents for their care of Noah and Ian while Karen was in hospital.
And, words cannot begin to express Karen`s gratitude to her mother for her
support and care in the last weeks of pregnancy. Once again, we are truly blessed.
DWYER - Craig and Kim (nee Noseworthy) are thrilled to announce the arrival
of their first child, a precious little girl, Kelsey Ellen. Born at Grand River
Hospital, Kitchener, Ontario on October 18, 2002 at 2:33 a.m., weighing 8 lbs.
2 oz. Proud first time grandparents, Cyril and Betty Noseworthy, and fifth
time grandparents Cyril and Marion Dwyer. Also welcomed by her delighted uncle
Scott Noseworthy and great-grandparents Ellen Noseworthy and Paddy and Nellie
EARLE - Donnie, Raelene, and big brother DJ are proud to announce the arrival
of Austin William. Our little pumpkin was born at 12.55 a.m. on Oct.
31, 2002 weighing 4 lbs 14 ozs. Austin is welcomed by grandparents Bill and Gloria O`Neill
and Don and Cecilia Earle, all of the Goulds. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz
and 5NB nurses Rose and Florence for your patience and expert care.
ELLSWORTH - Brian and Glenda (Dearing) and big brother Liam are proud to announce
the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Oliva Marie on October
10, 2002 at
6:45 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 11½ oz. Proud grandparents are Everett and
Marie Dearing, and Daniel and Winnie Ellsworth. Thanks so much to Dr. Tennent,
caseroom staff, 5NB nurses, our cousin Deanna, and all our family and friends
for their support. Special thanks to our friend Angela Currie for once again
sharing in our joy.
FLEMING - Bob and Karen are thrilled to announce the arrival of our beautiful
baby boy. Bradley Robert arrived 2:44 a.m. on Saturday,
October 13, 2002, weighing
in at 8 lbs. 13½ ozs. Bradley is welcomed by grandparents Charles Power
and Frank and Mary Fleming. Watching from above is Bradley`s Guardian Angel,
his Nanny, Catherine Power. Bradley is also welcomed by numerous relatives
and friends especially his delighted uncles and his great-aunt Mary who made
a special trip to be here. Special thanks to Dr. Cliona McManamon for early
pre-natal care as well as Dr. Cherry Pike for her excellent prenatal care.
Thanks to Dr. Gill, Dr. Parsons, and all the medical staff who participated
in a safe delivery, and to the nursing staff on 5NB. Mommy and Daddy would
like to thank all the family and friends who visited and shared in our joy
of Bradley`s birth.
FOLLETT - On October 1, 2002, God blessed us once again with a precious baby
boy. Keith and Sandra are delighted to announce the safe arrival of Max`s baby
brother, Justin James, weighing 8 lbs. 10 oz. Special thanks to Drs. Stender,
Pike, Kum, Farag and clinical clerk Robert. Thanks also to caseroom nurse Lavinia
Madden for her excellent care and Joan Dalton for her amazing coaching during
delivery. Proud grandparents are John and Marlo Follett, Shirley Murphy, and
his Special Angel in Heaven Poppy John Murphy. A much heartfelt thanks to our
friend Vera for taking such great care of Max.
FURLONG (MILLER) - Elated parents Rob and Natalie are celebrating the safe
arrival of their daughter Brynn Helena Catherine. She was born weighing 9 lbs.
2½ ozs. on Tuesday, October 8, 2002, at the HSC in St. John`s. Proud
grandparents are Peter and Helen Miller and Robert and Catherine Furlong. Loving
great-grandmothers are Florence George, Mildred Miller and Loretta Furlong.
Delighted aunts and uncles include Nicole Miller, Susan Furlong, Mike Furlong,
Janet and Richard Irvine. A very special thanks to Dr. Patrick O`Shea and Nurse
Darlene Fleming in the Caseroom who helped make Brynn`s birth such a successful
and memorable experience.
GALGAY / JOHNSTON - Robert and Colleen are very proud to announce the safe
arrival of their first child, a baby girl, Erin Colleen, born on October
5, 2002, at 2:50 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. 2 ozs. Very proud first-time grandparents
are Rosemary and Frank Galgay of St. John`s and just as excited grandparents
for the third time, Doris and Brian Johnston of St. John`s. Erin is also welcomed
by great-grandparents, many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Special thanks
to Dr. Seviour for his excellent prenatal care and to Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Farag
and the clerks in attendance for the safe delivery of our little miracle. Many
thanks to the nursing staff of 5NB and to the caseroom nurses, especially Sue
Harding, for their care and kindness.
HEARN - Don, Kathy Lee (nee O`Reilly) and big brother Jack are thrilled to
announce the arrival of Maggie Julia on Tuesday, October
1, 2002 at Western
Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook. Maggie weighed in at 9 lbs. 2 oz.
and measured 21 inches. Proud grandparents for the second time Annav and the
late Mike O`Reilly, and for the twelfth time Jim and Bessie Hearn.
HOWELL - Craig and Susan (Ford) and big sister Abby are thrilled to announce
the safe arrival of their son, Jason Craig, on October
28, 2002, weighing 7
lbs. 10 oz. Proud Grammie is Marion Ford and great-grandparents Lloyd and Marie
Ford from Moncton, NB and Nanny and Poppy, Ed and Ella Howell, from Paradise.
Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White, the nurses of the caseroom and 5NB and to
all our family and friends here and away for all their support.
HYNES - Dean, Michele, and big brother Carter are delighted to announce the
birth of Chad Geoffrey, born October 20, 2002, weighing 9 lbs. 10 ozs. Proud
grandparents are Dave and Mary Somerton and George and Christine Hynes.
JARVIS/YOUNG - Daddy can`t wait to lace up his skates. Riley
Christopher was born at the Health Sciences, October 21,
2002. Proud parents are Donny Jarvis and Shannon Young. Proud grandparents
are Pauline and Harvey Branton, Don Jarvis (Patsy Harding), David Young and
Phyllis Young. Great-grandparents Elsie Antle and Bill Jarvis. Adored by
Aunts Stacey, Charlie and Danielle Young and Uncles Christopher and Chad
KELLY - Sean and Lori (Coombs) are thrilled to announce the birth of their
first child, a beautiful baby boy. SAMUEL RICHARD KELLY arrived on October
17, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 11.2 oz. Sam`s proud grandparents are Richard and
Gloria Coombs and Frank and Phyllis Kelly. Many thanks to Dr. Bartellas, nurses
Janine, Gwen and Karen Fanning, caseroom and 5NB staff. Special thanks to Daddy
and Nanny for all their love and support of Lori and Sam during and after delivery.
We love you!
KELLY /KRASINKIEWICZ - It`s a Girl! Cindy and Chris are the completely smitten
parents of Claire Eva, born October 15, 2002, at North York General Hospital
in Toronto, weighing 7 lbs. 7 oz. Thrilled first-time grandparents are Mike
and Jean Kelly of St. John`s. A very happy fifth for Sophie and Henry Krasinkiewicz
of Ontario. Big hugs from Great-Grandmom Doris Benson.
LEACH - Kirk and Kelly (Fudge) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their
daughter, Makaela Jennifer, on October 5, 2002. Proud grandparents are Melvin
and Geraldine Fudge (St. Philip`s), Shirley Leach (Ontario), Ken and Ann Leach
(Ontario). Makaela is blessed to have uncles, aunts, cousins and friends to
share in her life. Special thanks to Dr. O`Shea, Dr. Lacelle and caseroom nurses.
LILLY / TORRAVILLE - Steve, Valerie and big sister Nicole
are thrilled to announce the arrival of Matthew Stephen on October
7, 2002 at 8:59 a.m., weighing 8 lbs. 4½ oz. Also welcoming Matthew are proud
grandparents Jessie Torraville, Doug and Estella Lilly, and Bob Torraville
(Carolyn), along with many aunts, uncles and cousins. Special thanks to Drs.
O`Shea, Kravitz and Bastistia.
MacINNIS - Danny and Audrey (Squires) Our dreams came true on October
31, 2002, when our precious 6 lb, 11 oz little girl was sent to fill our hearts
with the greatest of joys. Laura Danielle will be baptized on December
29, 2002, at The Basilica, 10:30 a.m. mass. Our gratitude goes out to the skilled
staff at the Women`s Pavillion, McGill University, Montreal, for your expertise
and care. Special thank you to Dr. Terry O`Grady, her staff, Heather Rees,
R.N., and Stephen Van Houten, all from the Women`s Health Centre, H.S.C., for
your many years of support and encouragement. Thank you to the staff at the
caseroom and 5NB, Women`s Health Centre, H.S.C. To our dearest Paula, thank
you for your wondrous gift of love.
MAKING - TOBIN - John & Regina, along with Big Sister Andrea are pleased
to announce the birth of Kristen, weighing 7 lbs. 3 1/3 ozs on October
02, 2002. Proud grandparents are Raymond & Julia Tobin, Joe Batt`s Arm, and
James Making, Salmonier, and Margaret Making looking down from Heaven. Also
excited about Kristen`s arrival is a large circle of aunts, uncles and friends.
Special thanks to Drs. Pike, Seviour and their medical teams, along with caseroom
nurse Dawn and all nursing staff of 5NB.
MARKWICK - Graham & Linda (Janes) are thrilled to announce the birth of
their second son, Jeremy Christopher, born Oct. 5,
2002, a brother for Sebastian.
Born at Canberra, Australia. Grandparents Bert & Barbara Janes, St. John`s
and Fred & Jessie Markwick, Canberra, Australia.
McCARTHY - Charlie and Joy are proud to announce the birth of their precious
son, Benjamin David, born October 26, 2002, at the HSC at 9:24 p.m., weighing
8 lbs. 3.5 oz. Proud grandparents are Gail and David Hynes and Bridget McCarthy.
We wish to thank Dr. Patricia Roche and nurses Tammy Pennell, Joan Dalton,
and Kathy Tilley for their excellent care.
McGRATH - Joe and Krista (nee Hart) are delighted to announce the birth of
their first child, a beautiful bay girl at the Women`s Health Centre. Ava
Doris was born at 5:47 a.m. on October 26, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 6½ oz. Proud
grandparents are Dr. David and Agnes Hart, and Joseph and Yvonne McGrath; great-grandmother
Helena Street. Special thanks to Nana and Papa Hart and great Aunt Janet (Jebby)
for being such excellent labour coaches. Much thanks to Drs. Pugh, Mossman,
Jenkins, O`Leary and Kwa; caseroom nurses Lisa Patton, Lisa Madden and April
Muggridge and all the nurses on 5NB for their excellent care.
MCKEOWN - Dave and Norah are delighted to announce the arrival
of their third child, a precious daughter. Chloe Norah Power McKeown was
born at James Paton Memorial Hospital, Gander on October 1, 2002 at
12:14 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz. Big brothers Brody, age 4½ and Gary,
age 2½ are thrilled with their little sister. Proud grandparents are
Norah Duggan and Heidi and Bert Davis of St. John`s. Chloe has two special
guardian angels; her late grandfathers Gary McKeown and Peter Duggan. Special
thank you to Dr. Krista Blundell for her care during pregnancy and delivery.
Thank you as well to Dr. Awadalla and all the caring nurses of the OB Ward.
MILLEY - Dennis and Kimberley (Morgan) are proud to announce the arrival of
their previous gift from God, a beautiful baby girl. Renee Alicia was born
on October 14, 2002 at 3:50 p.m., weighing 9 lbs. 10½ oz. Proud grandparents
are Harold and Susan Morgan of Paradise, and James and Maisie Milley of Dunville.
A well deserved thanks to Dr. Jeff White and caseroom staff especially Lisa
Patten. A very big thank you to Daddy for taking care of mommy and being a
MORGAN - Mike & Sandra (Skinner) are thrilled to announce the birth of
Jack David Edward, born October 27, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud grandparents
are Launce & Frances Skinner, Gander and Graham & Sherin Morgan, Enfield,
N.S. and great-grandmother Mrs. Lillian Billard, Port aux Basques. Many thanks
to Dr. Roche, Dr. Moore and caseroom nurses Christine & Karen & staff
NEVILLE - Mike and Linda (Hann) are thrilled to announce the arrival of their
precious baby boy, Dylan Hunter on October 28, 2002 at 8:28 p.m., weighing
8 lbs. 12½ oz. Proud grandparents are Dave and Gail Hann, and Agnes
Neville. Special thanks to Dr. Kravitz, caseroom staff, especially Lavina.
Thank you also to Nanny Hann and Daddy for their support and care during delivery.
NORMAN - Barry and Anita (MacDonald) are thrilled to announce the arrival
of their second daughter, Kristen Janet Bernice Norman, on October
a little sister for Alexandra. Proud grandparents are Cyril & Bernice Norman
of Mount Pearl and Leslie & Janet MacDonald of Conception Bay South. Special
thanks to Drs. O`Grady, Kum and Suga; to caseroom nurses Chris, Karen and Bev;
and to the nursing staff of 5NB. Once again, an extra special thank you goes
to Aunt Wanda who was there to make sure that Kristen arrived into this world
safely and helped care for her in her first precious moments of life.
ORGAN - Aiden and Shelley (Percy) Organ are pleased to announce the birth
of their precious daughter, Julia Elizabeth, who was born on October
1, 2002 at the Health Sciences Centre. Proud grandparents are Henry and Elsie Percy
of Brigus and Walter and Mary Organ of St. Alban`s. Many thanks to Dr. Erika
Howse and Caseroom nurses Heather Shute and Cathy King for the extra special
care and very special thanks to Aunt Bevie (also Caseroom nurse) for all of
her love and help - we don`t know what we would do without her.
PAGE - Steve and Jennifer (Godfrey) are delighted to announce the arrival
of their first child, a precious baby boy, Ethan Charles, born October
29, 2002, weighing 7 lbs. 11½ oz. Very proud grandparents are Marguerite
Godfrey and Ron and Stephanie Page, as well as great-grandparents Peggy Magnone
and Nellie and Stan Page. Also proudly looking down from heaven, Poppy Cec
Godfrey. Special thanks to the staff at the caseroom, especially Lisa Peyton
and nurses of 5NB for your excellent care. A job well done to Daddy and Auntie
Jo-Lynn ("the A-Team") for their great coaching and support during
the labour and delivery.
PARDY - Dana & Robin Pardy and big brother Spencer would like to announce
the arrival of Isabella on October 4, 2002 weighing in at 10 lbs., 7 oz. Isabella
is the second grandchild of Raymond and Josephine Wilkinson of Foxtrap, and
the 23 grandchild of Donald and Margaret Pardy of Lyndhurst Ontario.
PHILLIPS - Geoff & Lisa (Jamieson) along with big sister,
Shaelyn and big brother, Kyle are thrilled to welcome to our family our precious twins,
Joel Alexander & Jenna Marie. Born October 22nd,
the WHC, Joel at 9:26 a.m., weighing 7 lbs., 1¼ oz. and Jenna at 9:29
a.m., weighing 6 lbs., 1 oz. Very proud grandparents are Audrey Lawlor, Alex
Jamieson and Wendy & Doug Phillips. Also, watching over Joel and Jenna
is their Guardian Angel, Poppy Gus. Excited great-grandparents are Chesley
and Etta Best, Fred & Joan
Phillips and Denise Butler. We all love you both so much. Love and thanks to
family members who cared for Shaelyn & Kyle during our hospital stay. A
great big thank you to Dr. Kravitz for her amazing care. Also, thank you to
Dr. Tucker, Dr. Howse & Craig Pochini, 3rd floor nurses -Ruth, Darlene,
Judy & Denise; students -Jill, Jennifer, Kristy, Janet & Mary Anne.
Mommy, Shaelyn, Kyle, Jenna & Joel would like to tell Daddy how much we
love you, you`re the best.
PIKE - Derm and Julie are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first
baby, Madison Grace, born on October 1, 2002, weighing 8 lbs. 6 oz. Proud first
time grandmother Agatha Tobin, St. John`s and proud grandparents Jim and Esther
Pike, Mount Carmel. Special thanks to Dr. Lacelle, caseroom nurses and staff
of 5 North B. Mommy and Madison would like to thank Daddy for his love and
support, we love you.
POWER - Glen & Jennifer (Cave) joyfully announce their beautiful daughter,
Karli Victoria, born October 14, 2002, 8:20 p.m., 9 lbs. 10 ozs. Also welcoming
her proud grandparents, Clarence & Violet Power & Peggy Cave. Special
thanks to Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Sceviour & all the nurses, especially Margaret
Crocker, whose patience & thoughtfulness will not be forgotten.
REID - Big brother Evan, along with Mommy and Daddy Joanne (Sturge) and Don,
are thrilled to announce the arrival of 8 lb. 7 oz. Jacob Stanley on October
25, 2002. The proud grandparents are George and Myrtle Sturge and Stanley and
Rhoda Reid. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White and caseroom nurse Sue Harding.
Thank you also to our family and friends for all your love and support.
SAUNDERS / VARDY - "Birth is love made visible." (Paul
Brenner) Veronica and Doug are thrilled to announce the arrival of
their first child, a precious little boy! Gregory Ian Saunders arrived
safely at 4:21 AM on October
2nd, 2002, weighing in at 8 lbs, 14 oz; 55 cm long. Proud First-time
Grandparents are Marie and Cal Vardy of Holyrood and Mona Saunders of St. John`s.
Gregory is also welcomed by his delighted Uncle Ian Vardy, great-grandmothers
Olga Hodder and Theresa Paquette, and many great-aunts /uncles, friends, family
and felines. Special thanks to Dr. Tina Delaney and the team at the WHC for
their excellent prenatal care, and their concern for mother and baby before
and after delivery. Drs. Mossman, MacCallum, Kamra & Kum and the nursing
staff of the caseroom and 5NB are heartfully thanked for the safe delivery
and care of our pride and joy. Mommy would also like to thank Daddy for his
never-ending love & support over the last 9 months and for making all her
dreams come true.
SMITH/McGRATH - Adoption - Born October 9,
2002 Hainan Province, People's Republic of China; adopted January
8, 2004, Hainan Province, People's Republic of China. David, Raeline,
and big sister Claire are thrilled to announce the arrival of Julia-Ling
Elizabeth Smith. Julia-Ling is the second grandchild for Rose and Hubert
McGrath of Patrick`s Cove, NL and the fourth grandchild for Anna and the late
Ken Smith of Coquitlam, BC. Special thanks to Nanny and Poppy McGrath for taking
great care of Claire and to all those whose thoughts and prayers were with us
as we journeyed to China.
Spencer / Haines
SULLIVAN - Wayne and Deborah (nee Lucas) would like to announce the birth
of their little miracle, Lucas James Patrick, born October
4, 2002 at 10:31
a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 7 oz. Parents, along with proud grandparents Ernest and
Judith Lucas and Patricia Sullivan, wish to express their thanks and undying
appreciation to Dr. O`Grady and her staff for their prenatal care, Dr. Bartellas
and all of his assistants for a safe delivery, all the nurses and residents,
and everyone who works in the Maternal Fetal Assessment Unit, the caseroom,
and Unit 5NB of the Health Sciences Centre. Your love and unending care and
support will never be forgotten.
TUCKER - Bill, Rhonda and big sister Jennifer are pleased to announce the
arrival of Jordan William on October 11, 2002, at 2:53 p.m., weighing 8 lbs.
15 ozs. Proud grandmother Eliza Tucker and watching from heaven are Poppy Tucker
(William G. Tucker) and Nanny and Poppy Cuff (Vivian and Ronald Cuff). Special
thanks to Dr. Kum, nurses and staff of HSC, and to Daddy and cousin Carolyn
for their coaching.
WALSH - Neil, Annette (White) and big brother Evan are thrilled
to announce the arrival of their special "treat" - a beautiful
baby girl. Jennifer Michelle was born October 31,
2002 at 9:45 a.m. and weighed
7 lbs 10 oz. Jennifer is welcomed by grandparents George and Jean White and
Dan Walsh of Grand Falls and Isabele Kelly of Gambo, Aunts-Susan White and
Vanessa Walsh, Great-Grandmother Madalene Earle as well as many relatives and
friends. Thank you to everyone who helped in Jennifer`s safe arrival.
WAREHAM - Scott & Sue (nee Threlfall) Wareham are pleased to announce
the early arrival of their first child, Abagail Grace, born Oct.
at the Janeway, St. John`s, 2 lbs. 14 ozs. Baby doing well. Congratulations
from proud grandparents and families. Thanks to the Janeway staff and NICU
WILLIAMS - Janet, Frank and big brother Sam are thrilled to announce the arrival
of Georgia Morgan on October 21, 2002, weighing 6 lbs. 4½ oz. Very proud
grandparents are Frank and Jean Williams and Eric and Helen Crummell. Thanks
so much to Dr. Patrick O`Shea, the caseroom staff and 5NB nurses.
WILLIAMS - Pat, Trudy and big sister Amy are thrilled to announce the arrival
of Joseph Patrick on October 20, 2002 weighing 9 lbs and ¾ oz. Proud
Grandparents are Cec and Lil Piercey of Port Rexton and John and Theresa Williams
of Maddox Cove. Proud Great-Grandparents are Clara Clarke, Harold Vivian and
Olive Piercey. Special thanks to all caseroom staff and to both families who
have helped us out so much in the last few months.
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