1939 – 2007
Cape Station, NB. David Drewett, 67, of Cape Station passed away at his home on Friday, June 15th, 2007 with his family by his side after a courageous battle with cancer. David was born in London, England on August 18th, 1939 the son of the late William and Linda (Thompson) Drewett. He worked in plumbing, carpentry, construction, as well as at Chilliwack Manufacturing LTD. Where he was very dedicated to making sure the modular homes that were in production were up to code and safe for families, he was instrumental in making laws and legislation change. This was one of his passions and he was very proud of the fact the homes he built were safe for the families that called it a home. He enjoyed gardening, reading, bird watching, doing puzzles and walking through the woods. He even donated some of his land to be made into a bird sanctuary. He will be fondly remembered by his family and friends. He will be deeply missed by his devoted wife of 39 years, Marilyn (Deeton) Drewett, daughters, Julie Duffy (Andrew) of Vernon, BC, Nadine Weeks (Richard) of Chilliwack BC; sons, Jason of Chilliwack BC and Gregory of Cape Station; sister, Pat Mustafa (Jan) of Kitchener, Ont.; brother, John of England; and by his precious grandchildren, Ryan and Brandy. Besides his parents he was predeceased by a sister, Jean Acton. The family will be meeting with relatives and friends at First Avenue Christian Assembly, located at 46510 First Ave. Chilliwack, Â BC, Thursday June 21st at 2:00pm.