Christopher Steven Owens, 37, of 5522 M-65 South, Lachine, passed away at Alpena Regional Medical Center on Saturday, June 28, 2014.

Christopher was born in Alpena on May 30, 1977, to Steven E. and Victoria S. (Phillips) Owens. He was a loving son, father, brother, and friend.

Surviving are a son, Ryder Lane Owens; and soon to be born son, Christopher Steven Owens II; soulmate, Brandi Hawley; his parents, Steven and Victoria Owens; three sisters, Melissa M. Hawley, Angie (Dan) Matthes, Jessica S. Owens; three nephews, Joseph Matthes, Brendan Matthes, Tomick Owens; grandparents, William E. and Sylvia Owens and many other extended family members.

Preceding him in death were his maternal grandparents, Harold and Geraldine Phillips.

Visitation for Christopher will take place on Saturday, July 5, 2014, at New Life Christian Fellowship, 317 S. Ripley Blvd., Alpena, from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. with Rev. Jack Williams officiating. Arrangements are being handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christopher’s family.