• "Happy 60th Birthday to the Love of My Life..."
    - Paula Collins
  • "Happy birthday Dad. Today would've marked your 60th year..."
    - Christopher
  • "Today marks the first anniversary of the day I lost a piece..."
    - Paula Collins
  • "It's hard to believe that you aren't here, Tom. You are..."
  • "Oh Tom, your loving brother will miss you this Christmas."

COLLINS, Thomas W.
Passed away suddenly on December 28th, 2012 in his 58th year at the Queensway Carleton Hospital. Tom leaves behind his grieving wife Paula (née Gregory), his two sons Christopher (Kristina) and Kurtis (Melissa) and grandchild Ashley Lawrenson. Brother Gilbert Collins and sister Aline Deming of Houston, TX. Step grandchildren Landin, Gabriel, Keelan, and Brysen. Tom is predeceased by his father Harold W. Collins, and his mother Aline Collins (née Beaulne). Tom had a fulfilling career as an auto-motive mechanic for over 30 years. Tom was devoted to his family and spent many hours with them at Cottage vacations and his trailer at Bayview Lodge. Tom loved boating and fishing. Friends may pay respects Wednesday, January 2, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the
Kelly Funeral Home,
580 Eagleson Road, Kanata
Donations may be given to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Dec. 29, 2012
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