MARCH 16, 1955 - APRIL 5, 2018

Following a brief illness, Bambi passed away April 5, 2018, at Life Care Center, Osawatomie, Kansas, in the presence of her mother.  

Bambi was born on March 16, 1955, in Sumter, South Carolina, to Norman Bastion and Edwena Brooks.

She grew up in Osawatomie and graduated from Osawatomie High School with the Class of 1973.  

After graduation, she began her working career at King Radio, Olathe, Kansas.  Thereafter, she worked at Osawatomie State Hospital, in nursing,
and continued working in nursing in various nursing homes, as a C.N.A. and C.M.A.  
She completed her working career at Norton State Hospital, where she taught daily living skills to the clients there.

Bambi will always be remembered for her friendly, bubbly personality and her sweet smile.  Her interests were her flowers, rescued dogs, and arts and crafts.
 She was especially adept at crewel embroidery.  Bambi is preceded in death by: her father, Norman Bastion; and her grandparents.  
She is survived by: her husband, Michael Chronister; mother, Edwena Bastion; and sister, Gabrielle Hamler.

A private memorial ceremony will be held at a later date.

Any contributions may be made to Life Care Center, Osawatomie, c/o Eddy-Funeral Home.