Thomas Collins

Thomas William Collins Sr.

Oct 21, 1942 - Dec 23, 2018
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Thomas William Collins, Sr., 76, of Akron passed away on Dec. 23. Born in Akron, the son of the late Martin and Marguerite Collins, Tom was a lifetime area resident. He was retired from General Tire. He also served in the U.S. Army.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Martin and Michael. His survivors include sons, Thomas, Jr. (Maria), Brian (Sue), and Timothy; sister, Mary (Dave) Stevens; and brothers, Jerry (Judy), and Bill (Nancy); grandchildren, Thomas III, Brittney, Victoria, Samantha, and Armani; sister-in-law, Barb Collins; nephews, Michael C. (Micah), and Nikolas.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church (83 Mosser Place, Akron 44310) followed by inurnment at Holy Cross Cemetery.
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    Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019 | 10:00am
    Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019 10:00am
    St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
    83 Mosser Place
    Akron, OH 44310
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    Fr. Edward Burba
  • Interment

    Holy Cross Cemetery
    100 E. Waterloo Road
    Akron, OH 44319
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walker family

Posted at 01:13pm
To the Collins family.
We don’t know what to say except that our hearts go out to you. We can’t understand exactly how you feel, but the God of all comfort does and will keep raising you up. We hope that our prayers will help a little

MSE Family

Posted at 09:54am
Our thoughts are with you during this time of mourning
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Cecile A. Schoonover

Posted at 01:30am
I remember Tom and his brother Mike from years ago, 50's. They were part of a group I ran with, all good and decent guys. I have wondered about everyone from time to time. He is now at his final home, God bless you Tom and your loved ones. May the peace of Jesus be with you all.


Posted at 01:54pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Sincere condolences
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Barbara L Collins

Posted at 11:47am
I cant imagine our lives without Thomas. We shared every holiday, special event, and so much more. Thomas was a rock fire our family, and I know my sons, grandchildren and myself will miss him always. RIP my dear friend

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