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Melvin Francis Yachcik

May 4, 1930 ~ June 5, 2018 (age 88)

Melvin Francis Yachcik, 88, of Alpena passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Sally’s Care Home surrounded by his family.

Melvin was born on May 4, 1930 in Alpena to the late Frank and Gladys (Konczak) Yachcik. He married Phyllis Suszek on August 11, 1951. She preceded him in death on December 9, 2015. Melvin worked at Huron Portland Cement and Lafarge for 40 years, retiring in 1991. He was a member of All Saints Parish and enjoyed antique cars.

Surviving are his two sons, Gerald Yachcik, Dennis Yachcik; three grandchildren, Kristopher Yachcik, Daniel (Nicole) Yachcik, Katie Yachcik; and one great grandchild, Gage Yachcik.

Mr. Yachcik was preceded in death by his son, Kenneth; daughter-in-law, Susan Yachcik; and brother, Floyd Yachcik.

Memorial visitation will take place on Monday, June 11, at St. Anne Church of All Saints Parish from 10 a.m. until the Mass of Christian Burial at 12 p.m. with Rev. Joseph Muszkiewicz officiating. Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

Inurnment:  Holy Cross Cemetery

Memorials:  Hospice of Michigan

Donations may be made to:

Hospice of Michigan
145 N. State Avenue, Alpena MI 49707
Tel: 1-989-358-4280