Larry Lynn Collins, 65, of Pana,IL died at 12:09 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2011 at his home. He was born September 24, 1946 in Jacksonville, IL. He married Laura Jean Hough on July 9, 1971.
Larry is the son of Albert Lyle and Dorothy Masters Collins. His father and one infant sister preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife Laura, daughter Andrea (Jason) Collins Shrum of Springfield, a son Jason (Jamie) Collins of Carpentersville, five grandchildren; Triston and Cameron Collins, Hanna, Nolan and Dylan Shrum, mother Dorothy Collins of Springfield, two brothers Gordon (Vickie) Collins of Toluca and Tom (Jeanie) Collins, of Normal, and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Larry was a resident of Pana since 1998. Larry was a United States Army Veteran. He was a Mechanical Engineer, at IHI Turbo.
Memorial Gathering 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Wednesday October 5, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.