Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Monday, October 29, 2012 at age 86. Beloved husband of Marion Collins and the late Evelyn Collins. Cherished father of Carole (Alan Gray), Sandy Beemer (the late Robert), Terry Collins (Brian Hearst) and the late Linda (Cecil Nelson). Dear step-father of Marjorie Ferguson (Ernie), Stanley (Marian), Eleanor Webb (Jim) Dianne Deschamps (Joe), Irene Jansen (Ken), George Baker (Laurie), James Hie (Mary) and the late Beverly Tosh (Tim). Lovingly remembered by his numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great, great grandchildren. Dear brother of Ken (Pat), the late Eileen (Thomas Carruthers) and the late Beatrice (Archie McDowall). Friends will be received at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E., Cobourg on Friday, November 2nd from 2-4 pm and on Saturday, November 3rd from 2 pm until the time of the funeral service to be held at 3 pm. Those wishing may make donations to the Salvation Army, the Canadian Red Cross or a charity of their choice. Condolences received at

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