FACEY/MADDEN– I’m Charlotte Julia Grace Madden and I first said hello to Mommy Rachael Facey and Daddy John Madden on September 17, 2010, at 9:19 a.m. I surprised everyone by weighing 8 lbs. 6 ozs. Granny Shirley and Grampy Chris Facey and Nan Christine and Pop Jack Madden adore that I am sugar and spice and everything nice. My very special big brother Lewis loves me very much but can’t wait to tease me with snakes and snails and puppy dog tails when I get bigger. I am the sweetest baby to my Great-Granny Doreen Facey and my Great-Grandparents Nan Verlie and Pop John King. Mommy, Daddy and me want to give a big thumbs up to Joan, Kathy, Denise and Dr. Stephan Foulem of the case room HSC for guiding me safely here. You’re the best!!!
HAGGERTY– Stephen, Christy (Roberts) and big brother William are thrilled to announce the arrival of Benjamin Samuel on August 30, 2010, weighing 7 lbs. 3 oz. Benjamin is happily welcomed by Nanny Patricia Roberts of Paradise and Nanny and Poppy Haggerty (Sam and Marie) of St. Alban's. We are sure that Poppy (Terry) Roberts is smiling brightly and watching over his grandsons from heaven. Thank you to Drs. Lacelle and Cook, nurses Sue and Bev of the Maternal Fetal Assessment Unit, and the staff of the case room and 5NB. We would also like to thank the doctors and nurses of the NICU, who took such wonderful care of Benjamin for the first 12 days of his life - we always knew he was in good hands. Mommy and Benjamin would especially like to thank Daddy, William and Nanny for all their love and support!
HUNT– Benjamin Hunt took everyone by surprise by showing up on September 29, 2010 and has been charming the pants off everyone since then. After his parents, Monica Kidd and Steve Hunt, his big sister Emma is his biggest fan. Many thanks to midwife Robyn Beaudry and to doctors Heidi Kravitz, Claire Barber and Sarah Healy for taking care of everyone.
NORRIS- Ian Norris and Andrea Duguid are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful baby boy, Cameron Nigel Norris. Cameron was born September 14, 2010 at 10:23 am, weighing 6 lbs and 8 oz. Welcoming Cameron are proud grandparents Nigel and Sandy Duguid, Joan Norris and Albert Kean and watching from heaven poppy Carl Norris. Special Thanks to Dr. Kravitz and Dr. Young for the excellent prenatal care and the amazing staff in the case room and 5NB at the HSC. Finally mommy would like to thank daddy for his continuous love and support.
O’NEILL– Gary, Kim and big brother Zachary proudly welcome the new addition to their family, Benjamin James. Ben was born August 2, 2010 at 12:54 p.m., weighing 7 lbs. 15 oz. Proud second time grandparents are Wayne and Diane Price and Owen and Sharon O’Neill. Also welcoming Benjamin is his uncle Chris, aunt Jennifer and great-grandmothers Lillian Cadwell, St. John’s and Abby Price, Grand Bank. Looking down from Heaven with big smiles is Poppy Cadwell and Nanny Healey. Special thanks to Dr. Krista Brown for her excellent pre-natal care and to Dr. Colleen Cook for Ben’s safe arrival. Also, many thanks to the case room staff at the HSC.
PATEY/PETERS– Melissa Patey and Barry Peters happily announce the birth of their daughter, Ella Frances, on September 16, 2010, weighing 8 lbs. Ella is proudly welcomed by big brothers Benjamin and Jack. Special thanks go out to Dr. O’Grady and the staff of the MFAU for their excellent prenatal care. A big thank you to Dr. Sean Murphy and the case room staff for ensuring Ella’s safe arrival.
QUINLAN– Big brother and sister Andrew and Leah with proud parents Mark and Melanie are happy to announce the arrival of Sara Marie Quinlan. Sara was born August 5th at 9:19 am weighing 6 lbs 5 oz. Also welcoming Sara are grandparents Kevin and Kay Smith and Phil and Sue Quinlan, Aunts Marlayne (Chris) Hardy, Michelle (Glenn) Smith-Antle and Cathie Quinlan and Uncles Jeff Quinlan (Leslie Boland), Jamie Quinlan and special cousins Matthew, Katie, Julia and Aiden. A special thanks to the caseroom and 5NB nurses (especially Rose) as well as Dr. Pike.
SLANEY-HEARN– Two's company, three's a family! Steve Slaney and Krista Hearn are thrilled to announce the birth of our beautiful daughter, Ava Claire. Born August 23, 2010, at 1:12 pm, weighing 7 lbs 7 oz. Sharing in our joy, are first time grandparents, Gordon and Ann Hearn, third time grandparents, Carlo and Mag Slaney. and great-grandmother Agnes Hearn. Watching over our princess from heaven, many family members we hold close to our hearts. Special thanks to Dr. Krista Brown, all the nurses in the case room, especially nurse Robin. A special thank you to Daddy for all his love and support during this incredible journey. We love you!
SMITH– Rodney and Lori (Pike) are overjoyed to announce the birth of their beautiful baby girl, Maria Madonna Gaye, born September 12, 2010. She weighed 7lbs and 12oz. Delighted grandparents are Bill and Gaye Smith (Blaketown), Bill and Donna Pike (Trepassey), and a very proud great-grandmother, Anastasia Molloy (Trepassey). Excited to welcome Maria, as well, are aunts and uncles: Angela Smith, Jason Smith, Leon Pike, Stacey & Jason Wicks and big cousins Billie and Jaxon. We would like to thank all of our friends in Lloydminster, AB for their support and the maternity staff and Dr. Naude at the Lloydminster Hospital. Mommy also has an extra special thanks to Daddy for all his love and support.
TOCKNELL- Paul and Holly (Roberts) of Leeds, England are excited to announce the arrival of their first son, Theo Robert, on September 11, 2010, weighing 6 lbs. 7 ozs. Theo is happily welcomed by Nanny Patricia Roberts of Paradise and grandparents Vivian and Pete Tomlinson of Leeds, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Poppy Terry (Roberts) is surely smiling and watching over Theo from heaven. Mommy and Theo would like to thank Daddy for his love and support, and a special thank you to Nanny for her invaluable help during the first few weeks. Theo is looking forward to his first visit to Newfoundland in December!