Lawrence M. Bastian, nature lover who felt most at home in a fishing boat. Larry worked 25 years as a business agent for the Teamsters Local 320 after being a security guard at Stillwater Prison (Bayport). Before retirement he worked for the State of Minnesota as well.
He is survived by 5 children: Bridgette Bastian Tompkins, Mike (Teri) Tompkins, Yvette (Mike) Heintz, Brian Bastian, and Anjeanette (Eric) Roy as well as 9 grandchildren.
Larry believed that death is not the opposite of life but a part of it. His memory lives on in all who loved him.