Passed away on July 30, 2017 at the Dr. Hugh Twomey Centre in Botwood, John E. Stroud, at the age of 72 years. He is predeceased by his parents, Albert (Bert) and Ivy Stroud; brothers, Albert, Gordon and Leonard; and sister, Jenny. He leaves to mourn his daughter, Sharon Stroud; sisters, Betty, Peggy, Christina, Judy, Sharon, Deborah, Cynthia, Brenda and Bonny; brothers, Raymond, Baxter, Terry, Gary, Derek and Dale. Pastor Darryl Drover will conduct the funeral service at Windsor Pentecostal Church on Thursday, August 3rd, 2017 at 2pm. Interment to follow at Windsor Pentecostal Cemetery. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hoskins Funeral Home in Grand Falls-Windsor. Pallbearers are Dale Stroud, Jeff Stagg, Rodney Stagg, Zachary Stroud, and William Hynes. Honorary pallbearer is Cyril Baker.