Allen ‘Al’ R. Sarasin

ESCANABA – Allen “Al” R. Sarasin, 67, Escanaba, passed away on Friday, March 28, 2014, at his home surrounded by his loving family following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born in Escanaba, Mich., the son of Nora (Marenger) and the late Raymond Sarasin. On Sept. 7, 1968, he married the former Kristine Peterson at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Escanaba.

Al Loved the outdoors, especially gardening, hunting, fishing and working with his beagles.

He is survived by his mother, his wife, three daughters, Tina (Eric) Lindstrom, Heidi Sarasin and Heather (Princess) Sarasin; “adopted” daughter, Jackie Kemp; grandson, Mikey “Bubby” Kemp; one sister, Linda Sarasin and nieces and nephews.

Al was preceded in death by his father, a son, Richard Sarasin, and his beloved pets.

Friends may call from 3 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday April 1, at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 2, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Escanaba with Fr. Rick Courier officiating. A luncheon will follow Mass in the church parish hall.

Please visit the website www.allofh.com to send online condolences to his family.