BOYD– Heidi (Aylward) and Jamie of Georgetown, Ontario are proud to announce the birth of their beautiful baby boy William Kevin Hardy. William was born November 15, 2010, weighing 8 lbs. 12 ozs. Delighted grandparents are Kevin and Donna Aylward of Upper Gullies, Cyril and Pauline Boyd of Laurenceton, great-grandparents Hardy Boyd & John & Lorna Tetford. All the family can’t wait for William’s Christmas visit.
CLARK– Brett and Raelene (Murphy) and big brother Benjamin are thrilled to announce the newest additions to their family. Hailey Rae and Matthew Stephen made their quick arrival into the world on October 14th, 2010. Hailey was born at 2:16 p.m. weighing three pounds, thirteen ounces. Matthew was born at 2:17 p.m. weighing four pounds, seven ounces. Welcoming Hailey and Matthew are proud grandparents Pat and Paul Clark (St. John’s) and Ray and Alice Murphy (Dunville) as well as several uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Penton, Dr. Kravitz, Dr. Delaney, Sue and Bev at the MFAU and the doctors and nurses of the NICU at the Janeway for their loving care and support.
“Twice as much to love,
two blessings from above.”
DOELLE– Beni Malone and Marian Frances White are thrilled to announce the birth of their first grandchild, Ella Sophie, born in Berlin, Germany on November 29th, 2010, weighing 8 lb 8 oz. Proud parents, Anahareo and Marco Doelle are looking forward to bringing Ella Sophie to St. John’s in 2011. A special welcome comes from Anahaero’s many Aunts, Uncles and cousins and Ella Sophie’s great-grandmother Ada Malone.
HAWKINS-CONSTANTINEAU– I am thrilled to announce the birth of my Grandson William Francis Constantineau, born October 26, 2010, 5:36 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. at Canmore, Alberta. Proud new parents are Lisa and Vincent Constantineau. Welcoming with much love Grandma Pamela and watching over William from heaven Grandpa Les. Also welcoming William with much love is his Auntie Stacey. We look forward to William’s first visit to Newfoundland in January.
KANE/WICKENS– Adam and Siobhan are tickled pink and so happy to announce the arrival of their daughter, Lily Elizabeth, born November 19, 2010, weighing 6 lbs 2 oz. Lily is welcomed by proud grandparents Beth and Bob Woud, Ted Wickens, and first time grandparents Bev and Eugene Kane as well as great-grandmother Elizabeth Power. Lily has already stolen the hearts of Uncles Stephen, Liam, Kieran, Matt, and Josh; Aunts Gina, Kelly, Jennifer, and first cousins Brendan and Chloe. Special Thanks to Dr. Lydia Hatcher, Dr. Heidi Kravitz, and Dr. Chris Holden. We would like to thank the nursing staff of the case room and 5NB. Also, express our gratitude to our family for all their love and support.
LEDREW/PARSONS– Connie Parsons and Jeff LeDrew are proud to announce the debut of their new daughter, after 9 months of rehearsal! JULIEANNE REBECCA LEDREW was born at the WHC, St. John's, NL on Thursday, November 25th, 2010 at 4:33 a.m. She weighed 6 lbs. 12.5 oz., and was 19.5 inches. Big brother Sam and big sister Mary Grace are "tu-tu" excited about the arrival of their new baby sister. Special thanks to nurse Donna Baldwin and Doctors Karen Splinter and Robert Kennedy on their excellent birth coaching and 1st class delivery.
MCGRATH– Blaine and Pam are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Julia Elizabeth born September 5, 2010, weighing 5 lbs. 15 ozs. Proud grandparents Ed and Rosalind McGrath, Kevin and Millie Taplin, great-grandfather Samuel Newell, aunts: Beverley, Tanya, Lisa, uncle Bradley, other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Lois, Carol Ann, case room staff and 5 NB staff.
MOORES– Andrew and Joanne are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their handsome baby boy. Riley James was born September 2, 2010 weighing 6 lbs. 9 ozs. Riley is welcomed by his proud grandparents Ken and Louise Moores and Jim and Sharon Heale. Also welcoming Riley are his Aunts Linette Moores and Lisa Heale, Uncle Tony Heale, Great-grandmother Violet (Sally) Crummell, Great-Uncle John Adams, as well as a large circle of family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Krista Brown and Dr. Paula Horwood for their excellent prenatal care, as well as the staff of the HSC caseroom and 5NB.
SHARP– Hurray It’s a Boy! Jason, Giselle (Oliver) and big sister Ivy are happy to welcome Vaughan Leonard on November 19 at Winchester Memorial, weighing 6 lbs. 8 ozs. Proud grandparents again Charlie and Marilyn Cofield, Paradise; Patrick Oliver, Gull Island; Leonard and Karen Sharp, Deep River; a nephew for Rochelle (Terry); Patti (Stefan); Julie (Brad); Jodi (Bruce), and a new cousin for Nicole, Mitchell, Hannah, Heidi, Breann, William, Shelby and Skylar.
STARK– Parents Will & Susan (nee Melendy) & big brothers Oliver (7) & Henry (3) are delighted to announce the arrival of Rhea Isabel on July 9, 2010 (4 weeks early), weighing 8 lbs 1 oz. Many thanks to Dr. Gill, Dr. "Alex" & the nurses of 5NB & the NICU of the Health Sciences Centre for your care during our stay. Welcoming Rhea into the world are grandparents Samuel & Dorothy Melendy (Mount Pearl), grandmother Miriam Stark (Harlow, England) & many other family & friends in Canada, the USA & the UK. We are thinking of Great-Grammie Isabel Wight, who would have been pleased to have Rhea hold her name. Many, many heartfelt thanks also to Dr. Maroun, who has made such a difference in Rhea's life already by his skilled hands & his care for Rhea. We owe you so much. Appreciation also to Dr. Roger Avery, Dr. Christine Templeton, Dr. Jill Barter, Dr. Joanne Harris, Dr. Colleen McGuire, Olive the lactation consultant, the nurses of J4Surgery & the nurses of PICU (especially Krista, Julia & Sam) who took exceptional care of Rhea during her stay at the Janeway Hospital. To our family, friends, co-workers at the NLCCW & the NLLC, Dr. Borja, Dr. O’Reilly, Rev Daphne & the congregation of St. Mary's church, thank you so much for your prayers & positive thoughts for Rhea's complete recovery following her surgery. Your love & kindness will be remembered always & has made us all feel so blessed. She is so small but has already brought so much joy to our lives.
TIBBS– First time parents Melissa (Day-Ross) and Lindo are proud to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl, Addision Micelia born November 18, 2010 at 12:41 p.m., weighing 6 lbs. 14 ozs. Also grandmother Clara Tibbs welcomes her newest granddaughter and her special uncles Wayne & Keith Tibbs and very special aunt Gail Snow will be watching over their darling niece.