Lydia Bascharow, age 93 of Lebanon, TN, passed away on Jan. 25, 2018. Funeral services were held Jan. 28 at Sellars Funeral Home in Mt. Juliet. Interment followed at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
She is preceded in death by husband, Eugene Bascharow; parents, Michael and Maria Marienko; and two brothers. She is survived by children, Paul (Wilma) Bascharow, Lydia (Don) Dragan, Irene (Chris) Mastalia; five grandchildren, Derek (Mindy) Bascharow, Tammy (Tim) McCarthy, Christopher Katchucka, Brandon (Jami) Dragan, and Rosangela Mastalia; six great- grandchildren, Tyler Bascharow, Danica Bascharow, Travis Bascharow, Reilly McCarthy, Natalie Dragan, and Brooklyn Dragan; three sister-in-laws; one brother-in-law; and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to HopeHouse International Lydia Bascharow Memorial Fund. One hundred percent of the donations will go to aide families in Ukraine who have adopted at least three orphans. Lydia and her late husband, Eugene, were dedicated to the support of orphans and families in Ukraine throughout their lives and wished to continue this legacy through your generous gifts. Donations may be mailed to: P.O. Box 1097, Franklin, TN 37065.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com.