Lydia Barlaan Drew, 80 years, of Tarpon Springs, Florida, passed away on November 5, 2021. Lydia was born in Manila, Philippines and moved to the USA in 1966, becoming a US Citizen in the early 70’s. She was Catholic in Faith, a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Lydia was a graduate of Arellano University College of Nursing Class of 1964. Lydia was presided in death by her parents, Alfredo Barlaan and Amparo Aquino. She is survived by her loving husband, Dr. Melvyn Drew; Son, Melvyn B. Drew; Daughters: Myria (Patrick) Carreon; Cynthia (Kyle) Woolf: Brother, Sixtoe: Sister: Aurora Bowen; and three grandchildren. Besides family, and faith, Lydia enjoyed sewing and floral design.