He was born, raised and educated in Shandong Province, China, the son of the late Dengsheng Qi and Xuexiang Zhou.
He leaves two sons, Jun Qi of Southborough and Bin Qi of China; two daughters, Juan Qi and Ying Qi, both of China; five grandsons; and two granddaughters.
He was baptized in the Chinese Gospel Church of Massachusetts and was an avid gardener.
A time of visitation and funeral service will be held Monday, June 25, from 7-9 p.m., in the Fitzgerald & Collins Funeral Home (www.CollinsFuneral.com), 378 Lincoln St., Marlborough. Following cremation, burial will be private.
Donations in memory of Xiangqian may be made to the Care & Love Fund of Chinese Gospel Church of Massachusetts, 60 Turnpike Rd., Southborough, MA 01772 or American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.