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 Donald A. “Don” Collins

Donald A. “Don” Collins

Kingsley, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA
Death 22 Jul 2015 (aged 92)
Monticello, Drew County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Kingsley, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 149689325 · View Source
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February 3, 1923 - July 22, 2015

Don Asher Collins, 92 of Monticello, formerly of LeMars, Iowa passed away, Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

He was born February 3, 1923 to the late John and Laurel (Alger) Collins.

In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his wife, Gladys (Kisting) Collins and two brothers, John Iliff Collins and Charles “Chuck” Collins.

He was born and raised in Kingsley, Iowa and later farmed in the Marcus, Iowa area raising soybeans, corn, alfalfa, cattle and swine. Don served in the Navy during World War II aboard the USS North Carolina, and was a member of First United Methodist Meadow Star Church, Washta, IA, American Legion and a Mason for 50+ years in Kingsley, IA. He also attended First United Methodist Church in Monticello.

Survivors include four sons; Ric & Bonnie Collins of Marcus, Iowa, Rob & LeAnne Collins of Milford, Iowa, Dr. Ron & Carol Collins of New Orleans, Louisiana and Dr. Ryan & Allison Collins of Monticello; eight grandchildren, Stacey (Collins) & Steve Evans, Ben Collins and Chandell Hicks, Nate & Michelle Collins, Jon Collins, Dr. Asher & Katie Collins, Alicea (Collins) and Cody Parks, Tyler Collins and Logan Collins and seven great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Kelsey, Kaden, Kyan, Cambrie, Shelby and Carsyn.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 25 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel.

There will also be a second visitation and funeral service in Kingsley, IA at Rohde Funeral Home, Tuesday, July 28 and the funeral will be 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, July 29.

Interment in Kingsley Cemetery.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Donald A. “Don” Collins (3 Feb 1923–22 Jul 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149689325, citing Kingsley Cemetery, Kingsley, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by KTS (contributor 47564246) .