Eleanor D. Blyden Todman Dies

The flowering marron bacora graces few areas on St. John. (Photo from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service website.)

Eleanor D. Blyden Todman, also known as “Ele” or “Toddy,” died on Friday, June 11, at Roy L. Schneider Hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry O. Todman Sr.

Ele is survived by her son, Henry E. Todman Jr.; daughters: Sharon Robles and Debra and Laurel Todman; sister, Bernice B. Blyden Lanclos; brother-in-law, Pedrito A. Lanclos Sr.; daughter-in-law, Rochelle Todman; and son in-law, Louis Robles; seven grandchildren; six grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; as well as other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.

The viewing will be at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m., Friday, June 25, at Christchurch Methodist, Market Square. Interment will take place at Eastern Cemetery, Smith Bay.