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June A. Collins

September 16, 1925 - July 20, 2008

SPRINGFIELD – June A. Collins, 82, of Springfield died at 6:03 a.m. Sunday, July 20, 2008, at St. John’s Hospital.

She was born Sept, 16, 1925, in Stonington, the daughter of Wheeler A. and Stella Beck Tyler. She married Charles Pete Collins on Jan. 5, 1953; he preceded her in death on Feb. 16, 2008.

She also was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and three sisters.

She is survived by two daughters, Linda (husband, Daran) Harn of Sherman and Kathy (husband, Kevin) Vost of Springfield; five grandchildren, Jason and Sean (wife, Vanessa) Brennan, Eric and Kyle Vost and Cody Harn; three great-grandchildren, Jasmine, Christina and Maxwell Brennan; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was a resident of Springfield for more than 50 years. She was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was of the Christian faith.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2008, at Staab Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 23, 2008, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home, with Robert Green officiating. Burial will be at Camp Butler at a later date.

Memorials may be made to St. John’s Hospice

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