With profound sadness, the family announces the passing of Gilbert Bastien, affectionately known as “GB” of Pichelin, Dominica who resided in St. Thomas.
He transitioned peacefully on April 24, 2023. He leaves to mourn his wife, Consular Bastien.
His children, Merle Baron, Anthony, Lambert, Miranda, Desiree, and Merlyn Bastien.
Sisters, Sylvia Bastien and Christine Regis.
Grand Children, Nayhim Musson, Dania Bastien St. Hilaire, Donnie, Donte, and Zack Bastien, Alganan, Marley, Shaunica, Denzel, Zidane, Tashimo and Nolwen Henderson, Tafafi, Nafai, Jahfari, Mafari, Lafari and Safari Baron. Great grandchildren, Syier, Khyree, Jaiden, Jaxson, Jade, Safiyyah, Asim, Serenity, Mekhi, Mia and Shalissia.
Nieces, Yvette and Emillien Registe, Miriam, Lilia, Yvette, Monelle, Monette, Joan and Merle Bastien, Pamela and Decima Henderson, Clotilde, Joan, and Margarette.
Nephews, Yvon and Joseph Regis, Marcus, Moses, Jefferson, Abraham, and Mathew Bastien. Cousins, Marcelin Bastien, Nurse Julien Proctor, Cleveland, Hamlet, and Ashton Bellot.
Grand nieces and nephews, Yashmin, Yanick, Yerlonne, Yawani, Terrenno, Amari, Nicole and Stephanie.
In-Laws, General KB, Erma Olive, and Bernard. God son, Mervin Bellot
Close Family Friends, Tony Registe, Tony Toussaint, Curly Blanc, Claudine Francis, Neville Llyod, Marcelina, Sylvester Daniel, Paul Alexander, Monica Charles-Dore, Cathy Titre, Edna Desabaye, Agatha, Cuthbert Letang, Catherine Baron, Bernadette Laville, Roland Henderson and Garner John-Jules
Numerous other relative and friends to include the Registe, Bastien, Regis, Baron and Charles, Laville, Lavinier, Dominique and Daniel Families and The Pichelin, Grandbay and Hagley Community.
The first viewing will be held on May 19th, 2023 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. The second viewing will be held on Saturday May 20th, 2023 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Turnbull’s Funeral Home Chapel. The service will immediately follow at 10 a.m. Interment, cremation.
Persons interested in writing a tribute for the booklet should send it to [email protected] no later than Tuesday May 9th, 2023.
Expressions of sympathy to Gilbert Bastien’s family may be made online at www.turnbullsfuneralhomevi.com.
Professional services have been entrusted to Turnbull’s Funeral Home and Crematory Services, 3815 Crown Bay, Suite 10, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, 00802. Office 340-779-6565 and Fax: 340-779-6566.