Christopher Abbott Marien, 55 of Narragansett, RI died on December 2, 2022, after an illness
He was the son of Robert L. and Janet W. (Abbott) Marien. Chris graduated from Oakmont Regional High School in 1985 where he was a 3-sport athlete and a member of the Oakmont Athletic Hall of Fame. He was also a member of the National Honor Society.
After graduation, he attended Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City Beach, FL, for 2 years where he was a member of the baseball team. He then transferred to the University of North Carolina—Charlotte, where he continued his baseball career.
After college, Chris worked at various restaurants and country clubs in North Carolina, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. He enjoyed watching sports, doing crossword puzzles, cooking, playing cards, wildlife, and spending time with his family.
Besides his parents, he leaves a brother, Daniel Marien of Leominster, MA, and a sister, Tracy Marien of Westminster, MA. as well as aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Galilee Mission, 268 Kingston Road, Narragansett, RI 02882 – Attn: Lynn Serra.
The family requests privacy at this difficult time.
To leave an online condolence please visit www.mackfamilyfh.com.
Mack Family Funeral Home, 105 Central St., Gardner is assisting with arrangements.
Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor & Douglas M. Stone directors.