Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Obituary - Shania Lee Ashbaker

Shania Lee Ashbaker
Shania Lee Ashbaker 20 of Sanderson, TX and Nevada, MO tragically died at her home in Sanderson, TX. Shania was born April 8, 1996 in Milford, Utah, the daughter of Kevin Ashbaker and Kelly Castagnola. 

She graduated from Sanderson High School in 2014 where she lettered in track and basketball. She was also a school mascot. Shania was a vibrant young woman who was always full of energy. She had a loving and caring personality and worked hard to make sure she was raising her daughter, Savannah correctly. Shania was a wonderful mother and always put Savannah’s needs above her own. 

Shania enjoyed listening to music, changing the color of her hair, and was known as being a just a little bit stubborn. She was a hard worker, was all about family and was very close to her sister, Dakota. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. 

She was preceded in death by a brother, Cody Mayer, maternal grandfather, Richard Castagnola, and paternal grandfather, Darwin Ashbaker. Shania is survived by her daughter of the home, Savannah; mother, Kelly Castagnola of Nevada, MO; father, Kevin Ashbaker, Sanderson, TX; two sisters, Taylor Willis, Milford, UT, and Dakota Kaumans, El Dorado Springs; three brothers, Austin Mayer, Milford UT, Chevy Ashbaker, El Dorado Springs, and Jake Kaumans, El Dorado Springs; maternal grandmother, Beejay Ferguson, Arlington, KY; paternal grandmother Sandra Bassett, Sanderson, TX; extended family and many special friends. 

Memorial services will be held in the Ferry Funeral Home Chapel at a later date. Memorials may be made in her name to the Ferry Funeral Home.