Suddenly at his home on Saturday, April 27, 2013 in his 79th year. Beloved husband of Wilma. Loving step-father of Connie Wattam of Fergus, and Dawn Wattam of Shelburne. He will be loved and remembered by his grandchildren Ryan(Lisa) Hicks, Shannon(Tim) Kelly, Sean(Jen), Aaron and Cailen (Sarah) Hicks, Luke(Melanie), Tanner(Danielle), Kyle(Samantha) and Chad(Sylvie) Wattam, great-grandchildren Hudson, Ethan, Addison, Samuel, Liam, Kaley, Sawyer and Reed. Son of the late George and Martha Collins of Dufferin County. Dear brother of Bob(Marie) Collins of Shelburne and Alice (Don) Snider of Guelph. Predeceased by sisters Georgina Cavill and Linda Collins. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. Service of celebration at Eugenia United Church, Eugenia, on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Memorial contributions to the Eugenia United Church or the charity of your choice would be gratefully appreciated.