Les Stoodley died on October 26, 2015 from leukaemia.
He was a Canadian broadcaster.
Les retired from the CBC in 2010 after 21 years with the public broadcaster.
He also wrote the book Tales From The Land wash: Short Stories Of Newfoundland.
Les started his career on private radio in Gander.
He then worked in Nova Scotia, including a stint hosting Reach for the Top in 1963, a CBC quiz show for high school students.
Les passed away at age 75 in Edmundston, with his wife Micheline at his side.