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Sherman Linwood Drost


Sherman Linwood Drost
We are saddened to announce the passing of Sherman Linwood Drost who passed away peacefully with his loving wife, Wilda and family by his side at the Tom Baker Cancer Center, Calgary AB. Born at Minto NB on September 12, 1946, he was a son of the late Leon and Annie (Clarke) Drost. Sherman was a warm, kind and loving person who had a knack of entertaining everyone and was always surrounded by laughter and music. He was well liked by all, which was obvious by the number of friends who visited him in the hospital. Sherman is survived by his wife Wilda; son Calvin Drost of Ontario, step children, Wayne (Jamie), Kevin (Karen), Kelly (Ruth) and Darlene (Pete) and nine grandchildren. He is also survived by one brother, Ralph Drost (Florence) of Lepreau NB and two sisters, Marion Balser (Larry) of Burton NB and Juanita Cooke (Davis) of St George NB, along with several nieces and nephews, all in New Brunswick. In addition to his parents, he was was predeceased by his step mom Georgie Drost (Hatt/Barry)

A memorial service was held at Bethany Church in Dickson, AB on Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 3:00 pm. Lunch and JAM session followed at Spruce View Hall.

Sherman's ashes were then taken east to St. George Funeral Home & Crematorium (755-3533), 26 Portage St., St. George NB, where a memorial service will be held from the Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Saturday July 13th, 2013 at 11:00am with burial following at the St. George Rural Cemetery. A time for reflection and lunch will be held at the home of Dan and Nancy Drost (45 cooks Road, Utopia NB) For the east coast details you can email or call (506)755-2247 or (506)609-2247. We all have fond memories and our Sherman will be greatly missed!
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Service Date
Saturday, July 13, 2013
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel, St. George NB

Burial Location
St. George Rural Cemetery, St. George NB