BASTIN, RAYMOND "RAY," 86, of Louisville, passed away at his home on Thursday, June 26, 2014.
He was a loving father and husband, a retired GE employee after 36 years of employment. Ray was an Army veteran of World War II serving in Italy, and a devoted member and active Deacon of Melbourne Heights Baptist Church.
Ray is preceded in death by Mayme and Alana Rae Bastin.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Ann Bastin; daughters, Marilyn Hicks (Marshall) and JoAnn Searcy; and a sister, Ruth Cline. Ray is also survived by five grandsons; and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral service to celebrate Ray's life will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, June 30, 2014 in the Chapel of Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Rd with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. Guests are invited to attend a visitation on Sunday, June 29, 2014 from 3-8 p.m. and after 9 a.m. the day of the funeral.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Melbourne Heights Baptist Church, 3728 Taylorsville Rd., Louisville, KY, 40220. Please visit us online at www.archlheadyrest haven.com
Published in The Courier-Journal on June 28, 2014