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- I'm not clear on what Sharon's relationship is to the Nanba family. I doubt she's a literal aunt, given she's clearly a foreigner. Just a family friend I guess.
Calling an older female "Auntee" seems to be common in Japan. Hell, it was common where I was from to call a close female friend of the family "Aunt" in front of their first name. Also might be related by marriage, although given her roommate I don't think so.