Christopher Marchand

MARCHAND, Christopher Robert, 45, of Alpena died Jan. 17, 2013, after a courageous battle with ALS.

He is survived by his parents, Robert and Kathleen; sister, Dorothy (John) Pintar; one nephew; grandfather George McGrath of Marquette; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins..

Visitation for family and close friends will take place on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, from 1:30-2:30 p.m. with a memorial service at 2:30 p.m. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Alpena. Rev. Jim Kendziorski will officiate.

Interment will be in the spring in Marquette.