Dennis Bastian, 63
June 16, 1951 -- March 26, 2015

Dennis BastianDennis Bastian, age 63, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, March 26, 2015. He was born on June 16, 1951, to Donald and Nancy (nee Fondrie) Bastian. Dennis served in the U.S. Navy and later married Elizabeth (nee Sojak) Bastian on March 11, 1974. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing cards. Dennis cherished all the time spent with his grandchildren and family. He retired from MAC Metal Products after 34 years.

He is survived by his wife, Betty; children, Christopher (Joy) and Amanda; grandchildren, Dawson, Brady and Miranda Bastian; mother, Nancy Bastian; in-laws, Mary and Joseph Sojak; siblings, Dawn (Alan) Stenberg, Debbie (Tom) Timblin and Donna Sobotta; sister-inlaw, Marianne Sojak; and brother-in-law, Joseph Sojak. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his father Donald and his canine companion, Bud.

The family would like to offer a special thank you to all of the people who provided support, assistance and understanding to the family.

Private family services were held.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or