ELAINE COLLINS, 69, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, she had worked at International Harvester and Sheller-Globe Corp. She was a member of V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary Jim Eby Post. "She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother." Survivors include her husband, Thomas Collins; son, John (Cindy) Collins of Lafayette, Ind.; daughters, Christina (Tony) Henderson, Terri (Trent) Bussen of Fort Wayne and Stephanie (Jeff) Michael of Arkansas; sisters, Linda, Juanita, Lee, Jamie, and Shelia; brother, James Barrera; and nine grandchildren. She was preceded in death by father, James Barrera; mother, Peggy Bowen; brothers, Dewey and Michael Fugate; and sister, Patty Barrera. Service is 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at Mungovan & Sons Memorial Chapel, 2114 South Calhoun St., with calling two hours prior. The Rev. Linda Martin officiating. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.domccombandsons.com
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2114 South Calhoun Street
Ft. Wayne, IN 46802
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Jan. 8, 2014