FREEMAN/LANGFORD– J. Blair Freeman & Jane Langford announce with gratitude and joy the birth of their daughter Charlotte Marion Eva Freeman, born on February 15, 2011 at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, weighing 8 lbs 6 oz. Charlotte is a beloved sister for Henry, fourth grandchild for Eva Freeman of St. John’s NL, and eleventh grandchild for J. Alex & Marion Langford of Toronto. Charlotte is welcomed with enthusiasm by her aunts, uncles & cousins whom Blair and Jane thank for their wisdom and experience: Susan, Richard, Michael & Stephen Tiller of St. John’s, NL, Sarah, David, Caileigh & Rhiannon Kyle of Aurora, ON, Mary, Michael, Megan, Alexandra & John Rolland, Anne, Peter, Kate & Emily Dotsikas and John, Eva, Ben & Ana Langford, all of Toronto. Blair and Jane express a heartfelt thanks to Drs. Sony Sierra & Jodi Shapiro, together with their office staff and the medical team at MSH for exemplary & compassionate medical care.
MCGRATH– Jeff and Jenn are ecstatic to announce the early arrival of their first child, MADOX FLYNN MCGRATH, on January 30, 2011 at 5:38 p.m., weighing in at 7 lbs. 3.8 oz. Delighted to welcome their first grandchild on both sides are proud grandparents Jerome & Ann Marie McGrath of Dunville, & Shane & Kaye Toms of Baddeck, NS. Also welcoming Madox are uncles and aunts: Jeremy McGrath & Tina Walsh, Ft. McMurray; & Shauna Toms & Kevin Kelley, St. John's, also great-grandmothers Mae Flynn, Edith Toms, & Eva Davis. A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Tim Strand for his excellent pre-natal care, as well as Jessica & Kelly, Drs. Kum & Holden, and the entire case room staff for Madox's safe delivery. A very special thank you to Nurse Joan Dalton for her exceptional care and family friend, Dr. Nadean Caines, for her care and support.
SIMMS– Alyson (Dyke) and Rob are delighted to announce the birth of their beautiful Baby Girl, Katelyn Victoria; born on January 15th, 2011 at 9:46 a.m., weighing 7 lbs, 2 oz. Welcoming Katelyn are proud Grandparents Bob and Joan Simms and first time Grandparents John Dyke (Jeanette) and Gloria Taylor (Derrick), as well as, Great-Grandparent Alice Dyke. Also welcoming Katelyn are Uncles Brad Dyke and Shannon Linehan and Aunts Gail Sooley and Karen Linehan (Cousin Jacob). A special thanks to Dr. Cook, Dr. Browne, Dr. Kravitz, and all of the Case Room and 5 North B Nurses.