Peacefully, surrounded by his family at Bluewater Health on Monday, August 6, 2012, Alan Eric Marchbank passed away at the age of 67. Beloved husband and best friend of Murleen. Loving father of Eric (Courtney) and Alex (Brittany). Cherished grandfather of Hailey. Dear brother of Karen (Jim) Fader and Carol (Mike) Nadon and brother-in-law of Kevin (Mavis) Hopkins and Jackie (Sylvia) Hopkins. Predeceased by his brother Larry. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received on Thursday, August 9, 2012, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 10, 2012, at Smith Funeral Home. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Sarnia & District Humane Society or to the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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