Christopher Marston

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Christopher Marston

September 18, 1978 - August 24, 2018

Benedicta and Old Orchard Beach Christopher Marston, 39, of Benedicta and Old Orchard Beach, died on August 24, 2018, at his parents' home in Benedicta. He was born on September 18, 1978, in Houlton.
Our Chris grew in a small community of Sherman where he was surrounded by love from his blended family also known as the "Brady Bunch", friends, and everyone who knew him. Tolerant and caring for others he was always willing to do what he could to help. Chris was a natural who seemed to be able to do anything he tried whether swinging a baseball bat or golf club, drawing a sketch, or making up a song around a campfire. One of his cousins remarked everyone wanted to be Chris.
He is survived by his parents, Lana and Billy Robinson; a brother, Aaron Marston and his wife, Kelly, and their daughters, Taylor and Kacie; his stepsister, Sarah Baillargeon and her husband, Joe, and their sons, William and James; a stepsister, Rebecca Sleeth and her husband, Andrew, and their daughters, Whitney and Veronica; and a stepbrother, Nathan Robinson. He also leaves behind his girlfriend, Desin Timmons. He is also survived by is on his maternal side by his grandmother, Margaret Duffy, his uncle, Terry and Kathy Duffy, Sandra and Paul Albert, Mona and Kevin Craig, and Maria and Terri Martin. Also he is blessed by many cousins, Darcy Merry, Ryan and Tammy Albert, Jason and Beth Albert, Lindsay and Adam Hall, Shannon and Billy Mathers, Terri and Jason Slauenwhite, and Ashley and Josh Costigan. On his paternal side he is survived by his uncle, Ronnie, David and Berry Marston, Fred Taylor and David Peasley, his aunts, Charlotte Kemp and Norma Swift, Shirley Taylor, Laurel Peaslee, Debbie Marston and Karolyn Marston, and many cousins. He is also survived by a former wife, Chrissy Gould. He was predeceased by his father, Raymond Marston; a grandfather, Gerald Duffy, and a grandmother, Helen Marston, as well as a cousin, Kevin Mary.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until 12 noon on Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Benedicta, where a mass of Christian burial will be held at 12 noon with Father Bruce Siket officiating. Interment will be in Saint Benedict's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers those who wish to donate to the Milestone Recovery, 65 India St., Portland, ME 04102. In his memory please laugh, dance, sing, love, and follow your dreams. To leave online condolences please visit bowersfuneral.com.
Published on August 28, 2018
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Cindy Drew
Aug 31, 2018
We had a fun evening at Darcy's camp years ago with Chris. He played guitar, we sang songs that we made up ourselves and laughed all night. He was very entertaining and kind. Could not ask for a better fire side buddy at Perry Pond.
He was ready to leave but we begged him to stay and keep playing and singing....and he did. So sorry for you loss.
Bo McNally
Aug 30, 2018
Lana and family: Please accept my heartfelt condolences on the passing of your son. No parent should ever have to go through this as we are supposed to go before them. I pray to God that he will give you the strength to get through this through the help of your faith, family and friends.
Michael S Warman
Aug 29, 2018
My deepest condolences for Chris’s family for he will be missed greatly and of course remembered fondly.
Janet D. and Lee B.
Aug 28, 2018
You all are such a beautiful, loving family that we know for sure your Chris was truly blessed. May Our Lord Jesus hold each of you close. Our hearts go out to you.
Theresa S
Aug 28, 2018
I had the pleasure of getting to know Chris through his college years. A kind and sweet soul. Godspeed Chris
Andrew Pelczar
Aug 28, 2018
I consider myself very lucky to have met Chris. I will always remember how, when I was new to Portland, he made me feel welcome and part of his crew. His infectious laughter and his ability to hold a room's attention will always be remembered. I will never forget Chris and I wish I had more time with him. My sincerest condolences to his friends and family. You are loved.
Chet Chase
Aug 28, 2018
Lana,
All I can say is shock, unbelievable. I am so sorry and please accept my sincere sympathy. I am in Fl. this week, so can't be there for services.

Chet
Melissa Sears (Olds)
Aug 28, 2018
I'm so sorry to hear about Chris, I knew him from UMO. He was so funny and kind! Some of my best memories from college include Chris singling songs that he made up on the spot...always making people laugh, he was a joy to be around. Thoughts and prayers to his family and close friends, I'm so sorry for your loss.
Raymond and Linda Albert
Aug 28, 2018
So deeply sorry for your loss! You are in our hearts and prayers for sure!May God Bless you all!
SUSAN Sanchez
Aug 28, 2018
Very sad to hear the news. My condolences. I knew Chris from Colorado. He was a great person.
Michael Robinson
Aug 28, 2018
Our love and prayers go out to you Lana , Billy and family . May the Lord comfort you and welcome Chris into the place of Light and Eternal Happiness . ✝️