Doug, Joanne (nee Harris) and big sister Raya are thrilled to announce the arrival of Christopher Douglas, born on May 6, 2011 at 0903 hours, weighing 7 lbs. 13 oz. Many family and friends welcome Christopher to the world including great-grandfather Tony Gosine, grandparents Charles and Christine Harris, Harvey Abbott and Anna Arnold, Uncles Eddie Abbott (& Lisa), Paul Abbott (& CaroleAnn), Tony Harris (& Molly), and Aunt Suzette Sidsworth (& Brian). For those who Mommy and Daddy hold with dearest memories, especially Grandmother Eleanor Follett, they will now watch over Christopher as guardian angels. We also wish to thank Drs. Kravitz and Kirby as well as the staff of the case room, NICU, and 5NB. Every perfect gift is from above James 1:17.
Fred and Melanie (nee McCarthy) are thrilled to announce the birth of their first child, a beautiful baby girl Kathryn Mary born on May 30, 2011, weighing 7 lbs 15 oz. Kate is welcomed by third time grandmother Nancy Butler and first time grandmother Diane McCarthy all of Bell Island. Excited to meet Kate are all her uncles, aunts and cousins. Watching over Kate from above is her grandfather James Bennett Butler, great aunt MaryAnn Butler and great-grandmother Mary Mc-
Carthy. We would also like to thank Dr. Hayes and Dr. Bartellas for all their prenatal care during the past nine months and to Dr. White and her team for Kate's safe arrival. Also a big thank you to the nurses of the case room as well as 5th floor of the Health Science Centre. Finally, welcoming Kate is her K9 Buddy Ozzy who eagerly awaited her arrival as well.
Bryan and Tina (Brake) are elated to announce the birth of their handsome baby boy, Benjamin Jack HARRIS, born Friday, March 11th, 2011 weighing 7 pounds, 14 ounces. Welcoming Benjamin to the family are big brother Liam and big sister Jayne. Also welcoming Benjamin are proud grand parents Ben and Helen Brake (South Branch) and Amazing Grace Harris (23rd grandchild). Uncles on the Harris side: Bill (Pat), John (Darlene), Gerry (Debbie) and Noel and aunts Eleanor (Gerry), Edna, Karen (Carl), Mary (Glen) and B-Ann (Rob). Uncles on the Brake side: Ben (Marie) and aunts DeeDee (Alex), Marielle (Wayde) and Jodie. In addition, a large circle of cousins and friends welcome Benjamin. A tremendous thank you to Dr. Krista Brown as well as the staff of the Janeway 5 North B who took amazing 24 hour care of mom and Benjamin.
Gary and Nancy (Walsh) are proud to announce the birth of their second baby girl, Elizabeth Rose on April 26, 2011 at 9:41 a.m., weighing in at 8 lbs. 8 ozs. Welcoming Elizabeth are Big sister Catherine, grandparents Francis and Bernadette Walsh and John and Theresa Hart, Auntie Tara and Uncle Brian and cousin Isaac, Auntie Leslie and Luc, great-grandfather Dennis Walsh and special friend Esther Morgan, great-grandfather Gerald Healey, along with many other friends and relatives. Guinness, our much-loved miniature schnauzer, was also very excited to welcome Elizabeth home. We would also like to thank all of the friends and family who visited, brought food and gifts and offered their support since Elizabeth arrived. We are so thankful and
we are truly blessed.
Susan, Perry and big sister Sadie are delighted to announce the birth of another beautiful baby girl, SAMANTHA LOUISE, on January 15, 2011, weighing 6 lbs. 14 oz. Welcoming Samantha are
proud grandparents Doug and Rosalie Ralph and Lou and Ruby Stevenson and great-grandmother Nina Brown. Special thanks go out to the case room staff at HSC for their exceptional care.