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In Memory of

William Stephen Collins

March 11, 1925 - March 26, 2015

Obituary


William Stephen Collins, age 90, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and friends. He loved the outdoors but had a special passion for fishing and golfing. William served proudly during World War II as a tail gunner for the United States Air Force after being drafted while in High School. Devoted husband of Rena for 45 years; Loving father of David (Colleen) Collins, Drew (Kim) Collins, and Beth (Todd) Lawford; Caring grandfather of Bridget, Jack, Andrew, Hailey, Samantha, Benjamin, and Samuel. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 11:15...

William Stephen Collins, age 90, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family and friends. He loved the outdoors but had a special passion for fishing and golfing. William served proudly during World War II as a tail gunner for the United States Air Force after being drafted while in High School. Devoted husband of Rena for 45 years; Loving father of David (Colleen) Collins, Drew (Kim) Collins, and Beth (Todd) Lawford; Caring grandfather of Bridget, Jack, Andrew, Hailey, Samantha, Benjamin, and Samuel. Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 11:15 AM, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, (On the corner of Kingston and Front St.). Interment to follow at Lisle Cemetery. William was selfless and always put others ahead of him. He will be missed.