Mark Wayne Bleau, 75, of Alpena, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at home.

He was born on Nov. 19, 1944, in Alpena to the late Joseph and Mabel (Johnson) Bleau. Mark worked construction most of his life and will be remembered for being able to build and fix anything. He played the guitar, enjoyed going to garage sales, and above all loved his family dearly.

Surviving are his children, Mark Bleau Jr., LaVern Clewley, Leslie (Terry) Cramer, Lynn Rocha, Leonard “Sonny” Clewley; granddaughter, Jesslynn Bleau; grandson, Joshua Bleau; nine grandchildren; three brothers, Wilbur (Betty) Bleau, Joseph (Laura) Bleau, David (Tina) Bleau; six sisters, Willieoma Roznowski, Joan Burns, Margaret (Alphonse) Kamyszek, Catherine Houghton, Barbara Agius, Linda (Robert) Metz; several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Bleau was preceded in death by his daughter, Jackie Filipiak; brother, infant John Bleau; sisters, Ellen (Robert) Pahlkotter, Marie (James) Tiers, Mary (Chet) Shields, infant Susan Bleau; brothers-in-law, Clarence Roznowski, Ernest Burns Sr., John Houghton, and Theodore “Ted” Agius.

Memorial visitation will take place on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at St. Anne Church of All Saints Parish from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass of Christian Burial at noon with Rev. Scott Lawler officiating. Cremation arrangements are being handled by Bannan Funeral Home.