Lawrence Robert COLLINS(1920 - 2014)


Lawrence Robert Collins, 93, of Florence, KY, passed away peacefully June 11, 2014. Mr. Collins was employed 37 years with the Procter & Gamble Co. as a building and boiler engineer. He volunteered with the Florence Fire Dept. and became assistant chief. He served on the Boone County Planning and Zoning Committee. He was proud to have served his country in WWII and the Korean War. Mr. Collins is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Anna Marie Collins and his children, Dennis (d. Patricia) Collins, Susan (George) Rettig, Kevin (Becky) Collins, Brian (Sherry) Collins. He was blessed with many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mr. Collins is survived by his caring sister, Mary Louise Caudill & musically talented nieces and nephews. He enjoyed music, golf, travel and his family. Visitation will be held on Monday, June 16 from 11 AM-12 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 12:10 PM at St. Paul Church, Florence, KY. Entombment will be in St. Stephen Cemetery, Ft. Thomas, KY. In lieu of flowers the family would greatly appreciate your prayers and thoughts of kindness. Online condolences

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Published in The Cincinnati Enquirer on June 14, 2014