Retired U.S. Army MSGT Michael James Collins, 62, of Panama City, FL, passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at his home.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, working outdoors, and coin collecting. He was the happiest man you would ever meet and woke up every day with a smile.
Mr. Collins is preceded in death by his father, James Joseph Collins; paternal grandparents, Maurice and Loretta A. Collins; and maternal grandparents, Lawrence and Sarah B. Stubli.
He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Elizabeth Collins; son, Joshua Collins; mother, Alice S. Collins; and two sisters, Jacqueline Collins and Patricia Collins.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, March 23, 2014 at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Virgil Tillman officiating. The family will receive friends beginning at 12:00 p.m. prior to the service. Those wishing to extend condolences may do so at www.heritagefhllc.com.
Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation Services.
247 N. Tyndall Parkway
Panama City, Fla.
Heritage Funeral Home & Cremation Services
247 North Tyndall Parkway Panama City, FL 32404
Published in Panama City News Herald on Mar. 22, 2014