Bavis / Squires
Ron and Heather thank God for the safe arrival of their daughter,
Alfreda Gail Squires Bavis, born Sept. 8, 1996,
weighing 6 lbs, 6½ ozs. Allie is the first granddaugher for Ron and
Patsy Bavis of Paradise and the seventh grandchild for Bill and Joan Squires
of Sibley's Cove, Proud great-grandparents are Tom Bavis and Margaret, Beatrice
and Frank Evans. and Susie Squires. Special thanks to Auntie Gail for coming
from BC. Thanks also to Grace Hospital staff.
Bulter / Fitzpatrick
John and Connie (Fitzpatrick) are thrilled to announce
the arrival of their precious baby girl, Jenna Drew, born Sept.
11, 1996, weighing
9 lbs. ½ ozs.. Proud grandparents are Andrew and Dorothy Butler and Bern
and Jean Fitzpatrick, all of Bell Island. Special thanks to family, friends,
Dr. Carol White and the staff of the Grace Hospital.
Byrne / Fleming
Ray and Jaime (nee Fleming) are excited to announce the safe
arrival of Cody John on Sept. 18, 1996, weighing
7 lbs. 9½ ozs. First grandchild of Damian and Colette Fleming of Point
La Haye, St. Mary's Bay and the twelfth grandchild of Mary and the late John
Byrne of Harricott, Mount Carmel. Thanks to Dr. Dunne, Dr. Wally and nurse
Karen Funning. A special thanks to two terrific coaches, Nanny Fleming and
Daddy for their excellent care and support. Also, a very special thank you
to Mommy's prenatal instructor Kelly Power-Kean.
Clancy / Chafe
Joe and Judy (nee Chafe) thank God for the safe arrival of
their first child, Christopher Stephen, born 00:12 a.m., Monday,
Sept 9, 1996.
Proud grandparents are Edward Clancey and Ivy and Gordon Chafe. Special thanks
to the caseroom staff and extra special thanks to Daddy for all his love and
support and for being an excellent coach.
Corbett / Murray
Born to Don and Kathy on Sept, 21, 1996, a son, Edward
a brother for Kate and Murray, grandchild for Ed and Kay Murray and Edith Corbett.
Thanks to OBS and caseroom staff, especially Dr. Tennent and Dr. Kravitz, nurses
Heather Rees and Clara Guy.
Dalton / Colbert
Greg and Colleen (Colbert) thank God for the safe arrival
of their first child, Alyssa Margaret, on Tuesday,
Sept. 17, 1996, at 5:53
a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 4 ozs. Tenth grandchild for Gerald and Margaret Colbert,
St. Michael's, Tors Cove, and sixth grandchild for Michael and Joan Dalton,
Cape Broyle. Thanks to Dr. Tennent, Dr. Daily and Dr. Roche, caseroom nurses
Darlene Fleming and Clara Guy, and nursing staff of 2nd floor. A very special
thank you to Alyssa'a Aunt Gladys (Hayden) for her excellent coaching.
Davis / Abraham
Geoffrey and Barbara joyfully announce the birth of their
first child, Hannah Frances, born 21 Sept. 1996 at
11:45 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 10½ ozs. Hannah is the first grandchild
of Everett and Evelyn Davis of Stephenville and Bill and Jessie Abraham of
St. John's. As well, she is the fifth great-grandchild of Stella Rowe of Grand
Falls-Windsor. Thank you to Drs. Alteen, Pike, Dunne and Butt and the nurses
on the 4th and 2nd floors of the Grace General Hospital.
Decker / O'Brien
Born to Chris and Karen (nee O'Brien) a darling baby boy,
Brendan Christopher on Sept. 18, 1996.
Proud first time grandparents are Ambrose and Anne Marie O'Brien and Harry
and Mary Decker all of Mount Pearl. Excited aunts and uncles are Pam Decker
and Jamie and Blair O'Brien. Great-grandparents are Ronald and Genny Dalton,
Cape Broyle and Jane Decker, Joe Batt's Arm. Thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike, caseroom
staff and 2nd floor nurses.
Evans / Denine
Robert Evans and Barbara Denine are pleased to announce the
safe arrival of their precious son, Robert Chandler, who was
born at the Grace Hospital on Sept. 6, 1996 at 08:27 hours,
weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs. Tenth grandchild for John and Millicent Denine and first
grandchild Jim Evans and Marie (O'Toole) Evans of St. John's. Special thanks
to Dr. Walley, Dianne Parsons(RN), July Myers(RN), Cathy Little(RN), Daddy
and Nanny (O'Toole) Evans (RN). Christening Oct. 6, 1996 at 12 noon at St.
Fallon / Brake
Paul and Annette are delighted to announce the birth of their
second daughter, Rebekah Marie, 6 lbs. 10 ozs., on Sept.
2, 1996. A little
sister for Laura. Proud grandparents are Raymond and Margaret Fallon and Raymond
and Millie Brake. Thanks to Dr. Roche, Dr. Tucker and caseroom nurses Essie
Gary, Debbie and big sister Kandice are thrilled to announce
the arrival of Bradley Gary, Sept. 15, 1996, 11:59 a.m., weighing 9 lbs. Thanks
to Drs. Young, Tasci, caseroom nurses Annette Coates, Heather Rees and second
floor nursing staff. Kandice would like to say thanks to Aunts Ann and Sandra
for taking care of her during Mom's stay in hospital.
Hillier / Peach
Fred and Gloria (nee Peach) are pleased to announce the birth
of Jeffrey Raymond on Sept. 20, 1996, weighing
8 lbs. 6½ ozs. A brother for Frederick. Proud grandparents are Raymond
and Leah Hillier and Maxwell and Pauline Peach. Many special thanks to Dr.
Tennent and Joan Dalton, RN.
Hillyer / Adams
Scott, Pam and big brother Jordan are pleased to announce
the safe arrival of Alexander James on Sept. 23, 1996, at the Grace General
Hospital. Proud grandparents are Gordon and Marilyn Adams, Sandra Hillyer and
Victor and Paula Hillyer. Great-grandparents; Shirley and Lester Lewis, Nellie
and Roger Warren, Lorraine Hillyer and Gladys Adams. Many thanks go to the
Grace OBS. staff with special thanks to Dr. Robert Woodland and nurse Clara
of caseroom delivery.
Houlihan / Whittle
Brian and Mary Houlihan (Whittle) are very proud to announce
the arrival of their new son, Nathan James Michael, weighing
9 lbs. 1 oz., born on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 1996. A little
brother for Nadine! Proud grandparents; James and Kay Houlihan and George and
Hilda Whittle. Special thanks to Dr. Wayne Button, Dr. James Dunne and staff
of the 2nd and
4th floors of the Grace General Hospital.
Kielly / Cole
Dave and Susan (nee Cole) are thrilled to announce the birth
of their son, Jake David Robert, weighing 8 lbs. 3 ozs.. Born Sept.
10, 1996 at Ajax, Ontario. A brother for Erin. Proud grandparents are Bob and Eileen
Cole and Carmel Kielly.
King / Crotty
Anthony and Patricia are thrilled to announce the birth
of their first baby, Gavin Anthony, born 1:43 p.m., Sept,
17, 1996 at Women's
College Hospital, Toronto, weighing a whopping 10 lbs, 1 oz.. Proud grandparents
are Frank and Ann Crotty and Cyril and Marie King of Mount Pearl, Newfoundland.
Congratulations to Ellen Hearn on her second great-grandchild and Ralph King
on his fourth. Special thanks to Dr. Leslie Beyers, Dr. Heather Morris, nurses
Aggie and Jean, and all other medical/nursing staff.
Born to Daphne (nee Guy) and Gerald, a son, Simeon Robert Guy,
9 lbs., on Sept. 21, 1996, at the Grace General Hospital. A brother for Rebecca
Mercer / Whelan
Anthony and Katrina welcome with love their precious baby
boy, Gavin Anthony, born on Sept. 4, 1996,
weighing 9 lbs. 1 oz. Proud grandparents; Everett and Cavell Mercer of Bay
Roberts and Lawrence and Bernice Whelan of Whitehorse, Yukon. Special thanks
to Dr. Kravitz and her team.
Nolan / Patey
Paul, Sandra and big sister Sarah are delighted to announce
the arrival of a beautiful baby boy, Joshua Paul Clyde, born Sept.
10, 1996 at 8:45 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 9¾ ozs. Proud grandparents
are Clyde and Meletta Patey of St. John's and James and Laura Nolan of Freshwater.
Special thanks to Dr. Cherry Pike for her wonderful care and to the staff of
the Grace Hospital.
Pike / Legge
Ken and Kelly are thrilled to announce the birth of their beautiful
daughter, Hayley Priscilla, born at the Grace Hospital on Sept.
15, 1996, at
10:02 p.m., weighing in at 7 lbs. 2½ ozs.. Hayley is lovingly welcomed
by proud grandaparents John and Marguerite Pike, Winterton, and David and Marjorie
Legge, Hearts Content, and great-grandparents Marcus and Mabel Legge, Hearts
Content. Thanks to Dr. Halley and 2nd and 4th floor staff at the Grace
Hospital for their excellent care. Extra special thanks to Daddy and Auntie
Tracey for their love and coaching support.
Pope / Fancy
Tom and Beth wish to announce the birth of their first child,
Hannah Elizabeth on Sept, 20, 1996 at 8:40
p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 4 ozs. Proud grandparents are Dr. Thomas and Charity
Rose Pope, St. John's; Mrs. Winnifred Fancy, Lewisporte. Many thanks to Drs.
James Dunne, Heidi Kravitz, David Young, Melitta Daley and staff at the Grace.
Special thanks to Daddy and Aunt Kathleen for their joint coaching, love
Preston / Hindy
Greg and Karen (nee Hindy) are pleased to announce the arrival
of their daughter, Kayla Emily Shirley, born at Fredericton
Hospital on Sept.
23, 1996, weighing 8 lbs. 8 ozs. A beautiful sister for Ryan.
Proud grandparents are Shirley and Edgar Hindy of St. John's.
Pretty / Jackson
Ken and Wanda and big brother Kristian are thrilled to announce
the arrival of a baby boy, Brandon Lee Rueben on Sept.
21, 1996, weighing in
at 10 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are Ellis and Gladys Jackson and Sam
and Vivian Pretty of Dildo. Special thanks to Dr. Chernoff, midwife Allyson
Craggs and staff of Melville Hospital at Goose Bay, Labrador.
Rose / Wiseman Beverly Wiseman and Keith Rose are happy
to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, Victoria Elizabeth on Sept.
21, 1996 at 5:40 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 7 ozs. Proud grandparents are
Beatrice and Frank Rose and Doris and Walter Wiseman. Thanks to the caseroom
staff at the Grace Hospital and Doctors Cherry Pike and Jim Dunne. Special
thanks to family and friends for their love, support and many gifts.
Sullivan / French
Kevin and Denise (French) are proud to announce the
birth of their first child, Sarah Lillian, born Sept.
18, 1996, at 3:26 a.m.,
weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz. Third granddaughter for Abe and Ann French, Mount Pearl.
First grandchild for Kevin Sullivan Sr., St. John's, and Jennifer Sullivan,
Richmond, BC. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff White, Dr. Susan Peet and the nursing
staff of the 2nd and 4th floor at the Grace Hospital.
Tapper / O'Keefe
Eugene and Sheila (O'Keefe) are proud to announce the safe
arrival of their second child, Kellie Ann, born Sept
14, 1996, 8 lbs. 7½ ozs. A sister for Andrea. Proud grandparents
are Mrs. Maud O'Keefe and Mr. and Mrs. John Tapper. Thanks to Drs. Bartellas,
Krushell and Downton and nurses of the 4th and 2nd floor of the Grace
Hospital. Special thanks to Daddy and Aunt Linda for their coaching.
Wells / Carver
Jennifer Carver-Wells and Robert Wells, are delighted to announce
the birth of their first child, a baby girl, Abbey Sarah,
weighing 7 lbs. 6 ozs., on Friday, Sept. 20, 1996, in White
Rock, BC.. Proud grandparents are Orin and Jill Carver and Bob Wells.
Woodman / Lawlor
Rick and Kimberly (nee Lawlor) happily announce the birth
of their precious baby girl, Staci Leigh, on Sept.
5, 1996 at 11:15 a.m. weighing
6 lbs. 4 ozs.. Proud grandparents are Louise and John Lawlor of St. John's
and Hildi Woodman of Traytown. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. O'Shea and Dr. Young;
also to caseroom nurses Annette, Cathy and Connie.