VACHON, Lawrence Achille – of Davison, MI, age 79, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at Ascension Genesys Hospital. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 12 PM Friday, August 6, 2021 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 404 North Dayton Street, Davison, MI 48423; Rev. Fr. Andrew A. Czajkowski celebrant. Inurnment immediately following the Mass in Evergreen Cemetery, Grand Blanc, MI. The family will receive visitors 4-8 PM Thursday, August 5, 2021 at Allen Funeral Home, 9136 Davison Road, Davison, MI 48423 and 11 AM-12 PM Friday, August 6, 2021 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan, in Larry’s memory.
Larry was born in Birmingham, MI on October 25, 1941, son of the late Harvey and Mildred (Kleine) Vachon. He married Kathleen Murphy on April 19, 1968 in Madison Heights, MI. Larry was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. He loved classic cars, golfing, attending air shows, watching sports, trips to the casino and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Larry is survived by his wife, Kathleen Vachon; 4 children, Ken (Katie) Vachon, Mark (Sheri) Vachon, Dawn (Greg) Thomas and Matthew (Darlene) Vachon; 10 grandchildren, Julia, Emily, Devon, Breana, Alex, Zach, Sophia, Jacob, Arabella and Victoria; sister, Carole Beltz. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey and Mildred Vachon; 2 brothers, Donald Vachon and Richard Vachon.
The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Amanda and Jessica at DaVita Dialysis in Davison, Dr. Robert Molnar and Dr. James Walter for their compassionate and professional care of Larry.