Geraldine (Phillips) Collins

Born: Sat., May 20, 1944
Died: Sat., Apr. 2, 2016


Visitation

9:30 AM to 11:00 PM, Wed., Apr. 06, 2016
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Apr. 06, 2016
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home


Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

 


GERALDINE  COLLINS

   Geraldine Collins, 71, of Quincy, died at 9:55 a.m. Saturday (April 2, 2016) in her home.

   Born May 20, 1944 in Pittsfield, Illinois, Geraldine was the daughter of Arthur "Zach" and Mildred D. Hanlin Phillips.  She married Stephen D. "Butch" Collins on December 28, 1959 in Pittsfield, Illinois.  He preceded her in death on December 4, 2006.

   Geraldine enjoyed cooking, going to the "boat" and telling jokes to her family and friends. She was devoted to her family and loved the time she spent with them, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

   Geraldine was employed at Casey's General Store on North 24th for many years.

   Survivors include a daughter, Cindy Horton of  Quincy; three grandchildren, Stephen Strieker (Jenn) of Stansbury Park, UT, Joseph Strieker of Quincy and Sarah Thompson (Michael) of Quincy; six great grandchildren, Archer Harris, Timothy Harris, Joseph Harris, Hunter Cellier, Wyatt Cellier and Michael Strieker; two sisters, Mary Ann Ehrgott (Rex) and Breba Brawdy (Joe) both of Pittsfield, IL; and many loving nieces and nephews.

   Geraldine was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Stephen "Butch"; two sons, Phillip D. Collins and Cory J. Collins; a grandson, Zachary Lee Strieker; and a brother, Gary Phillips.

   Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Disseler officiating.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.

   Visitaiton will be held Wednesday morning from 9:30 until the time of services at the funeral home.

   Memorials may be made to family of Geraldine Collins.

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book
Your Name:
Your Email:
  Allows family to respond to your message.Emails are not published at this web site.
Message of condolence:
Please note: messages are subject to review before being posted at this web site
 Add Condolence     Cancel

Please note: messages are subject to review before being posted at this web site

Image: Susie B / FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Copyright © 2018 Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |