Passed peacefully away at the Fogo Island Health Center on August 24th, 2012 Eli John LeDrew of Change Islands. Age 70 years. Predeceased by father Sidney, wife Triffie, Daughter Pamela and brother Melvin. Left with loving memories are mother Dorcas, companion Madaline Leyte of Fogo, Daughters Angela LeDrew (Maurice Royal) of CBS, Roxanne(Jack) Hynes of Rodgers Cove. Son Melvin (Lorranda) of Bonnyville, Alberta. Grandchildren Kayla, Vincent, Ruby, Meghan, Lucas, Pamela, Christopher, Crystal and Jonathan. Great Grandchildren Dustan and Jayson. Sisters Phyllis Reid of Change Islands, Hilda (Nelson) Hale of Twillingate, Christine ( Ross) Hoffe of Change Islands, Neola (Everett) LeDrew of CBS. Brothers Garry (Isabel Hart) of Horwood, Larry (Jill Purcell) of Goulds, Sidney (Marilyn) of Change Islands, Anthony (Ellen) of Holyrood. Brother in law Hedley (Joyce) Hart of Botwood. Sister in Law Shirley (Wallace) Rowsell of Grand Falls-Windsor. Also a large circle of family and friends. Rested at Change Islands United Church. Funeral service was held on Monday, August 27th, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Interment United Church cemetery, Change Islands. Donations in John's Memory can be made to the United Church Cemetery Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Gordon Woolfrey funeral home, Lewisporte, NL. To sign the memorial on line guest book please visit www.gordonwoolfreyfuneralhome.com.