July 12, 1955

November 15, 2017

Les Mitchell

Mr. Cecil W. Drover of Upper Island Cove passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.  Mr. Drover was 62 years old.  


He leaves to mourn his loving family:

Wife: Linda Drover

Children: Sheldon (Alison) Drover & Ashley Drover (John O’Brien)

Grandchildren: Brinley, Brayden & Spencer

Siblings: Gordon Drover, Wallace (Cynthia) Drover, Herb (Lillian) Drover & Bernice (Harold) Clarke

Brothers & Sisters-in-law: Pauline (Malcolm) Lynch, Gary (Barbara) Greeley, Rendell (Dawn) Greeley & Daisy (Warren) Petten


And a large circle of family & friends


Predeceased By:

Parents: Llewellyn & Alfreda Drover

Sister-in-Law: Violet Drover 


As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted or donations may be made to a Charity of One’s Choice.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 589-2250.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.     

Service Information:

The Funeral Service will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday, November 20, 2017 from St. Peter’s Anglican Church & Cemetery, Upper Island Cove.

Visitation Times:

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE, on Friday: 7-9 P.M., Saturday & Sunday: 10:30 A.M. – 9 P.M. & Monday: 9-10:15 A.M.


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It is our commitment to serve families with exceptional and meaningful funeral services with personal professional and dignified service that displays warmth and compassion. We provide a warm homelike atmosphere in which to gently support those needing our services at a very difficult time in their lives.


Once again you have been there for us, through the years being such a comfort to us - knowing we can depend on you for anything or everything. Thanks could never be enough or no words could express the appreciation we have for all of you. Thank you all so much for your comfort, kindness, and support through another difficult time.

The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


31 Powell Drive

P. O. Box 324
Carbonear, NL  A1Y 1B7

Tel/Fax: 709.596.1212




Bay Roberts
45 - 59 L.T. Stick Drive
Bay Roberts, NL

Tel/Fax: 709.786.2323



Upper Island Cove

424-432 Crane's Road 

Upper Island Cove, NL

Tel/Fax: 709.589.2250