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James Allen Kirchoff

May 4, 1935 ~ July 16, 2020 (age 85)

Obituary

James Allen Kirchoff, 85, of Alpena passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020 at home.

James was born on May 4, 1935 in Alpena to the late Leonard and Mary (Knechtel) Kirchoff. On August 25, 1973, he married Phyllis Barbara Arnold. She preceded him in death on March 13, 2020. He worked as an iron worker for Local 759, retiring in 1990. James enjoyed fishing and going to the casino.

Surviving are his son, Greg (Lynn) Kirchoff; two stepchildren, Ardith (Fred) Lupton, Trish Fetteroff; 6 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; two sisters, Dixie (Kenneth) Weiler, Shirley Sincler; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Kirchoff was preceded in death by his daughter, Cindy Bellmore; brother, Leonard Kirchoff; two sisters, Thelma Grace and Caroline Weise.

Visitation will take place Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at Bannan Funeral Home from 11 a.m. until the funeral service at 1 p.m. with Rev. John Shipman officiating.

Interment:  Evergreen Cemetery

Memorials:  St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
July 21, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707

Funeral Service
Tuesday
July 21, 2020

1:00 PM
Bannan Funeral Home
222 S. Second Avenue
Alpena, MI 49707

Donations

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Plaza, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/