Sharon Bastian, 70, of White Pigeon, died on Monday, June 13, 2016 at her home. She was born in Kalamazoo on September 25, 1945, a daughter of Mary (Koeing) Skinner. She attended Portage Schools. On December 14, 1963, she married Dennis Bastian in Lawton. Sharon previously worked in housekeeping at Hope Nursing Home in Lawton.
Sharon is survived by her husband Dennis of White Pigeon, son Clinton Bastian of Owosso, daughter and son-in-law Shelli and Bruce Rhoades of Marcellus; grandchildren Ryan Bastian, Tanner Bastian, Tasha Pifer, Kassie Smith, Tiffany McKay, and Bruce Rhoades, Jr.; great-grandchildren Rylee McPherson, Makenzi Jennett, Zakery Pifer, Aiden Pifer, Cayden Rhoades, Keegan Rhoades, and Diesel McKay; and siblings Steven, Larry, Kay, and Marilyn. She was preceded in death by her parents.
According to her wishes, cremation has taken place. No public services will be held. Arrangements were entrusted to Eley Funeral Homes, Constantine. Memorial contributions can be directed to West Michigan Cancer Center (200 N Park St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007). Online messages may be left for the family at www.eleyfuneralhomes.com.