CADIGAN– Kevin and Donna are thrilled to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Julianne Margaret Angela, born on September 13, 2010 at 8:40 a.m. weighing 8 lbs. 13 oz. Julianne is welcomed by proud big brother Joshua, grandparents Barbara Cadigan (with Poppy Francis watching from Heaven), Leonard and Rosemary Dawe, along with a large circle of family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Bartellas for his exceptional prenatal care and for Julianne’s safe delivery and to all the wonderful nurses, students and staff in the caseroom and 5 North B.
CARROLL– David and Jacqueline are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their beautiful baby boy. Jesse Michael was born on August 18th, 2010, weighing 8 lbs, 3 oz. Welcoming Jesse are proud grandparents Ron and Helen Martin, Bill and Geraldine Carroll and his wonderful aunts, uncles and cousins. Special thanks to Dr. Pike for her excellent pre-natal care and to Dr. Kennedy for a safe delivery. Also, special thanks to the case room nurses, especially Heather and Sheila and to the staff of 5NB, especially Donna.
FRANCIS– Girls rule the Francis home!! Big sister, Shelby Elizabeth, would like to welcome her new baby sister to the world. ANNA BELLA CORA was born on the 9th of July, 2010 to proud parents Ron and Gina (Corrado), weighing 7 lbs 11 oz. Anna Bella is also welcomed and dearly loved by her grandparents, Ronald and Judith Francis of Mt. Pearl and Gino and Elizabeth Corrado of Torbay, great-grandmother Maizie Carter and all of her Uncles & Aunts. Giacomo Corrado and Julia Williams are super excited about their new baby cousin. K9 friends Lucy, Belle & Bianca are looking forward to the many treats Anna will be offering them in the future. A special thank you to all of our family and friends who supported us throughout this incredible miracle. We are truly Blessed.
MANUEL– Isaac is excited to announce the birth of his precious baby sister Julia Drew. Andrew & Lori (PARNELL) are now proud parents of Isaac and baby Julia. On September 28th, 2010 Julia made a quick arrival into the world tipping the scales at 9l bs 15 oz. Welcoming their beautiful granddaughter are Ted & Bernadette Parnell and Frank & Shirley Manuel. Thank you to Dr. Cook for her excellent prenatal care; Dr. Pike and nurses Krista & Regina for a safe delivery; and 5NB staff for their professional care during our hospital stay. Isaac would like to thank Nanny Parnell for taking such good care of him and Mommy sends a special thank you to Daddy and Isaac for all their love and support as we welcomed Julia into the world!
MARTIN– Andrew and Gillian are very excited to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby boy, Ryan Andrew Martin. Ryan was born June 27, 2010, at 6:35 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. 8 ozs. Welcoming Ryan are proud grandparents Ray and Angela Martin, Stan and Anne Martin, and furry “brother” Marty. Special thanks to Dr. Gill, the nurses in the case room and especially the nurses in the NICU for your loving care.
PATTEN– Allan and Krista are thrilled to announce the long awaited arrival of their baby boy, Brody Harrison Harvey Patten, born October 20, 2010, weighing 9 lbs. 1 oz. Welcoming Brody with love are his grandparents Robert and Nancy Patten, Lorna and John Mulrooney, great-grandmother Susan Patten, great grandparents John and Emmie-Lou Allan, and a wide circle of loving aunts, uncles and family that are thrilled to have him here. A sincere thank you to Dr. Heidi Kravitz and the wonderful team of nurses of the case room and 5NB for the delivery and special care of our precious boy. Many thanks to all our friends and family for their support and well wishes. Mommy and Brody would like to especially thank daddy for being there every day to help and love us.
RIDI/LEE– Angela and Boyd are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Katherine Ridi Lee on September 2, 2010. Andrew is very excited to be a big brother! Proud grandparents are
Rosalie & JR Ridi of Sydney, NS and Margaret & Boyd Lee formerly of Goulds/Petty Harbour, NL. Aunts Stacy (Mac) and Lori are tickled pink!
WALSH– Barry and Karen (nee Chancey), and ecstatic big sisters Sophie Claire and Lily Grace, are delighted to announce the early arrival of KATHRYN LYNN BRIDGET, born at the HSC on September 27, 2010, at 9:10 p.m., weighing 8 lbs. 11 ozs. and measuring 21”. Also welcoming their newest precious granddaughter are John and Brenda Chancey of St. John’s and Ron and Genevieve Walsh of Torbay. Special thanks for their care, support, expertise, and professionalism are extended to Dr. Tim Strand, Dr. Megan Robbins, Dr. Kum, Dr. Caines, Dr. Holden, Dr. O'Leary, the incredible team of Case Room nurses, and the amazing crew of nurses on 5NB who cared for Karen during her extended stay. Thank you and God bless you all.