Chili: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at age 65. Predeceased by his parents, William & Fedora Loan; father-in-law, Ardean Roats; brother-in-law, David (Jennie) Roets. Survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Sandy Loan; children, Sara (Patrick) Frisone, Bryanne (Danielle Sablosky & Christopher (Katelyn) Loan; grandchildren, Alexander, Isabella Frisone, Owen & Jason Loan; siblings, Steve (Alice Harrison) Loan, Betsy (Ken) Allen & Frank (Diane) Loan; nieces, nephews, cousins, many loving family; dear friends. Marc was a life-long musician, played many instruments and sang for over 40 years in The Dave North Trio. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Marc’s visitation will be held Sunday, December 2nd 1-4 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Rd. Private Interment. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The National Kidney Foundation or Donate Life American in his memory. For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit

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  1. I remember Rideau Route canoe trips in the 1960s with Marc, his brother Frank, their Dad and church friends. Marc had a good sense of humor. He will be missed.

  2. My sincere sympathy and condolences to Marc’s family at this sad time. Marc was kind and a gentleman in every sense of the word and will most certainly be missed by everyone who knew him.
    Goodbye my friend and thanks again for the Nicklaus Five Pound note.

  3. So very sorry to hear of Marc’s passing. My parents were huge fans of the Dave North Trio and I feel that Marc was a part of our family. He will be greatly missed.

  4. So very sorry, condolences to Marc’s family and friends. We enjoyed many years listening to this talented musician play in the trio. Marc’s easy smile and way made all seem well. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  5. We offer Our Sincere Condolences with Heart felt Sympathy to Sandy, Sara, Bryanne, Christopher and there families. We have been Sandy and Marc’s neighbors for twenty five years. From our children’s growing up school years together, to Wedding days, to warm summer nights chatting out in the yard. Marc was a soft spoken gentleman with a big heart, and a kind sense of humor. Who was proud of his children and to be grandparents. He was a true fighter, that I have ever known. Marc you will be Greatly missed, And May your family be in our thoughts and prayers.

  6. My sincere condolences and sympathy to Sandy, Bryanne, Christopher, Sara and their families I’ve known Marc for over 30 years and spent many a night as well as St Patrick nights following a great musician and man He will be missed by all who knew and loved him Thank you Marc for all the great memories you have left me

  7. On behalf of all of Marc’s friends in Buffalo for the last 25+ years, Thanks, Marc, for the music, and all the fun you and the other four folks in the trio provided! We’ll miss you at the Shannon Pub!

  8. Sandy and Family,
    Sincere sympathy as you navigate through your time of sorrow and grief. Lifting you in prayer.

  9. Sandy, Sara, Bryanne, and Christopher I am so sorry to hear of Marc’s passing. You will all be in my prayers.

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