AGNEW— Blair Agnew and Christie Dean are delighted to announce the birth of their son Berkley Gurd Agnew, born September 3, 2010. Berkley is also welcomed by his grandparents Shirley Dean, Gurd and Sonja Agnew, Great Grandparents Mildred Dean and Elizebeth Agnew. Thank you to family and friends who also welcomed Berkley into the world.
BECKETT-PETTEN– How wonderful life is with you in the world! David Beckett and Tina Petten are thrilled to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, KAYLEIGH MARIA SELINA on Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 at 5:13 am, weighing 7 lbs 7 oz. Sharing in our joy and welcoming Kayleigh with lots of love are proud Grandparents James and Sheilah Beckett of St. John’s and Effie Petten (friend George Boland) of Kelligrews. Watching over our little princess from heaven are two very special guardian angels: Poppy Harvey Petten and Great-grandmother Susan Moss. Also remembered at this special time are Great-grandparents Dorothy and Cecil Smith of Sunnyside, Frances and Wilson Petten of Kelligrews, Captain William Moss of St. John’s and Margaret and Clarence Beckett of Halifax, NS. A heartfelt thanks to the exceptional team of doctors and nurses who ensured the safe arrival of our little miracle, most notably Dr. Joanne White and Dr. Nicholas Kum, as well as nurses Bev and Sue in the MFAU and caseroon nurse Reagan Downey. Thank-you also to our family, friends, neighbours and co-workers for your kindness and generosity in welcoming our sweet baby girl. Last but not least, Mommy and Kayleigh send all our love to Daddy, who has been absolutely amazing throughout this incredible journey. Our lives are truly blessed – welcome Kayleigh – we love you more than you’ll ever know!
FORD– Corey and Lisa are thrilled to announce the arrival of their first baby, Lucas Ryan, born Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 11:55 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. Welcoming Lucas are proud grandparents Mary Gosse (Berk), Kevin Boland (Linda), Mary Ford and from heaven, poppy Clayton Ford, along with many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. A special thank you to case room nurse Lavina. Mommy and Daddy learned a new definition of love the moment you arrived!
STACEY-CAREEN– Tony Stacey and Tina Careen are proud to announce the birth of their son, Matthew John. Born on Monday, July 5, 2010 at 8:36 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 13 oz. at the H.S.C. A baby brother for Tyrone and Toni. Another grandchild for John Joe and Alice Stacey and first grandchild for Lena and Wally Codner.
WHITE– “Even Miracles Take a Little Time” Cinderella. Well this little miracle took 1505 days. Born May 8, 2009, Chongqing, China. Kiara Kai Isabell Grace became part of our family August 17, 2010. Welcoming Kiara Kai into their hearts and homes are proud parents Wayne and Michelle, grandparents Isabell and Bill Oliver, first time grandparents Grace and George White, aunts and uncles Kim and Ryan, Barrie and Charmaine, Diane and Maurice, Anne and Tom, John and Sandy; cousins: Justin and Kendra and her new buddy Jack. We would like to thank the members of NFLAM for all their encouragement and support and, in particular, Ramona and Emma Cole, Cathy, Don and Lily Roche, Libby, Dave, Holly and Christopher Dyer, and special friend Herma Dunn. It may take a village to raise a child, but it takes many people to bring a child into your home. We will be forever grateful to anyone who had a part in bringing Kiara Kai to us.