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Mr Drew Fraser McEwin   View service

19/06/1981—09/01/2022

Mr Drew Fraser McEwin

19/06/1981-09/01/2022

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Aged 40 years

Beloved son of Ewin and Kate
Loving brother of Jock, brother-in-law of Rhiannon,
and uncle of Angus and Harry

In lieu of flowers donations to the Mental Illness Fellowship Australia at www.mifa.org.au

Family and friends are invited to attend Drew's Funeral Service on TUESDAY, 25 January, 2022
at 4.00pm in the Chapel of Berry's Funeral Home, 204 Magill Road, Norwood, followed by a gathering for canapes.

Please enter the Chapel car park via Prosser Avenue.

Please bring a paragraph of your favourite memory of Drew, or post it in the Guestbook below.

Drew's Funeral Service will be live-streamed, and also available to view following its conclusion, below:

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Guestbook

"Dear Jock, Ewin and Kate . You are such a kind, gentle and generous family. I always enjoyed speaking with Drew, when visiting at your house, or when I bumped into him when I was out and about. Drew always had something interesting to say, he was observant and loved discussing things - sharing our opinions and often ending up with me laughing, for his humour was so sharp and clever. Drew's eyes often seemed to start laughing before he did and his smile was infectious. I feel heart broken for you all and honoured, that I had the privilege of knowing Drew. Goodbye Drew, you will be missed. Much love, Marissa"
Marissa Romano
25th Jan 2022

"Kate, Ewin, Jock & family. All our love at this desperately sad time. Such a loss.
You are in our hearts."
Hugh & Jen
25th Jan 2022

"So sorry not to be with you today. We felt we were a part of the service because of the live streaming. Well done to you all!
So many happy memories of camping trips, the trip to Darwin and Drew hanging upside down out of trees where ever we went. God bless to you all.
The Sowden family"
Judith Sowden
25th Jan 2022

"I have extremely fond memories of our times together in Adelaide; Jock and Drew always included us like we were friends who were around all the time. My thoughts and prayers are with you Auntie Kate, Uncle Ewin, Jock and family.
Much love, Philippa"
Philippa Kedgley
25th Jan 2022

"We remember when Drew was born and the joy he brought to Kate and Ewin. As a little boy Drew was a quiet and shy child. As he grew older, he was gentle, considerate, and always polite - ever the perfect gentleman but with a keen sense of humour and quick wit. John and Ben remember Drew loving sport, in particular soccer. Sarah remembers catching up at Morella with her city cousins, Jock and Drew, where Drew in particular loved the wide open spaces and nature. Holidays were treasured times. We remember Drew as a little boy playing the piano at Morella, we remember many Christmas days all spent together either here in the Clare Valley or in Adelaide.
To our darling Drew, you are at peace now, you will forever be so fondly loved and remembered by all our family. Our constant thoughts and love are with you always Kate, Ewin, Jock, Ri, Angus and Harry."
The Castines
25th Jan 2022

"We are thinking of Kate and Ewin and their Family today especially. We are sending our love and hugs from afar. Mark will represent the James family. Drew we miss your beautiful smile."
Alison Chris Vair and Jack (and family)
24th Jan 2022

"My sincere condolences to Ewin, Kate, and Jock. I have such fond memories of my friendship with Drew as we grew up.
Rest in Peace and goodbye my old friend"
Mark Newbery
24th Jan 2022

"I remember Drew as my first best friend when we were very young 5 year old's in reception of primary school. The way I remember it, my family and I had recently migrated to Australia and I barely spoke English at the time. During recess and lunch breaks I would follow Drew around copying whatever he said, much to Drew’s frustration! Eventually I became increasingly communicable and our friendship grew and grew! Unfortunately we never shared a classroom again, but I never forgot his friendship when we were young and just starting school. My deepest condolences to all of your family and loved ones."
Jan Bon
24th Jan 2022

"So sad for you all. I send my love, and my thoughts are with you. May Drew rest in peace."
Mardy Walker
23rd Jan 2022

"My recollection of Drew was that as a teenager you were always smart, friendly and funny. Always welcoming and tolerating my many visits to your family home. I always felt welcomed by your entire family and treasure those experiences.
Undoubtedly you will be missed by your family and loved ones. My thoughts are with them during these trying times.
Rest In Peace and Good bye."
Brooke Davis
22nd Jan 2022

"Goodbye Drew, I can still visualise you riding past my house. A part of our daily teenage years, to and from school. You would always stop to say hello if I was out playing netball on the street. Stopping for a longer chat if returning home from school with Jock. We would all have a laugh when all 4 of us were out on the street (Brooke, Jock, you and I). I remember your interest in science and maths, subjects I found difficult at school. Most of all I remember your cheeky smile and your clever insightful one liners. Our thoughts are with you and your family. Love Jess Davis"
Jess Davis
22nd Jan 2022

"I remember Drew was so funny at school, he was so bright & cheerful, always smiling at everything.
We are deeply sorry for your loss Ewin, Kate, Jock & Rhiannon.
Cannot imagine the pain you all must be going through at this time.
Love from Lucy & Ryan Midgley,
& Harvey, Debbie & Tim Green"
Lucy, and family
21st Jan 2022

"We have many happy memories of our holidays in Adelaide with our two girls. Our thoughts are with you, Kate and Ewin and your family at this sad time. With love,
Jen and Graham"
Jenny and Graham Kedgley
21st Jan 2022

"Drew has been our next-door neighbour for many years, probably getting on towards 20 years we suppose. We will miss him a lot – the cheery ‘Hellos’ from across the fence, and the many conversations on items of mutual interest. He looked out for us and we looked out for him. Drew knew a lot about many things; he obviously read and researched a wide range of topics, and was a good conversationalist. He was obviously a man of high intelligence, knowledgeable and very articulate. We couldn’t have wished for a better neighbour over all those years. And we saw how supportive his family was of him; in particular his Dad who came every week, often several times, to help Drew out with various things and to talk with him. Their mutual respect was obvious, and we think no-one could have done better for Drew than his Dad did. Thinking of you all at this sad time."
Walter and Lee
21st Jan 2022

"Dear Kate, Ewin, Jock and Rhiannon
We remember Drew as a cheeky, quick witted and delightful child with an intelligence and beguiling sense of humour beyond his years.
Our deepest sympathies are with you at this very sad time.
All our love Michael and Correne Sandow"
Michael Sandow
20th Jan 2022

"Thinking of you all in this very difficult time. Sending our love."
Paul, Jenny, Sophie and Jasper
19th Jan 2022

"Dear Kate, Ewin and family, you are very much in our thoughts during this sad time and we send our deepest sympathy to you all"
Sally and Colin Luke
19th Jan 2022

"With my very best love and prayers to you all and fond
memories
Georg, Skye, and Jane"
Jane Rogers
19th Jan 2022

"Kate, Ewin and family
Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.
Our love too you all.
Andrew and Susie and family"
Andrew and Susie McEwin
19th Jan 2022

"With Deepest Sympathy, our Love and Very Best Wishes"
Robin and Christopher McLaughlin
19th Jan 2022

"Dear Kate
My thoughts are with you and your family at the sad time."
Ian Corbett
18th Jan 2022

"I remember that dear little Drew in his pusher in our garden when Kate came over to play tennis. Sending love to you, Kate and Ewin from Helen and Mick."
Helen Sage
18th Jan 2022

"Kate and Ewin, you are very much in our thoughts just now. I remember Drew in the days when he rode his bicycle through the Adelaide hills and stopped on several occasions to watch the Hollies tennis group playing on a Saturday afternoon."
John and Mary Mayo
18th Jan 2022

"Our thoughts are with you Kate and Ewin"
Pippa and Roger Thornton
17th Jan 2022


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