Azelee Gwen (Bugbee) Bastian

February 5, 1919 ~ May 23, 2018 (age 99)
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Azelee G. "Bugbee" Bastian    

Canandaigua/Macedon, NY:  Azelee Gwen Bugbee Bastian passed away peacefully on May 23, 2018.  She was born on February 5, 1919 in Canandaigua, NY to Glenn and Gertrude "Fallon" Bugbee. She is predeceased by her husband Edward Bastian, Sr.; sisters, Marie (Robert) Miller, Corinne (John) Sutton; brothers, Earl (Eugenie) Bugbee, Lynn (Arlene) Bugbee, Glenn (Rosemary) Bugbee, Roy (Ann) Bugbee and Elmer Bugbee; sister-in-law,  Mary Jane Bugbee. Azelee is survived by her daughter, Sharon (Vincent) Burke; sons, Glenn (Sandra) Bastian, Edward (Carol) Bastian, Jr., and Ronald (Kim) Bastian; 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great grandchildren; brother, James Bugbee; sister-in-law, Ann Bugbee and several nieces and nephews.

Azelee was a member of the St. John's Lutheran Church (Pumpkin Hook) in Farmington and was active with the St. John's Ladies Aid, Macedon Chamber of Commerce, Macedon Center Ladies Auxiliary and a lifetime member of the New York State Parent-Teacher's Association.  Azelee was the past president of the Pal-Mac PTA.  She also served her community as the Deputy Town Clerk, was the GOP Committeewoman for the Town of Macedon and Wayne County.

Friends and family are invited to call on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 2 until 8 PM at the Murphy Funeral & Cremation Chapel, 1040 State Route 31, Macedon, NY 14502.  A service to celebrate the life of Azelee will offered on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 11AM at St. John's Lutheran Church (Pumpkin Hook), 153 Church Ave., Farmington, NY 14425.  Interment will follow at the Macedon Village Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy in memory of Azelee may be directed to the church, or to the Macedon Center Fire Department, 2481 Canandaigua Road, Macedon, NY 14502.  Please visit the tribute wall at to leave a condolence, light a candle, or upload a photo.

Donations may be made to:

Macedon Center Fire Department
2481 Canandaigua Rd., Macedon, NY 14502,

St. John's Lutheran Church
153 Church Ave., Farmington NY 14425
Tel: 1-315-986-3045

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