Hilda Mae Collins

Hilda Mae Collins

PORT CLINTON: Hilda Mae Collins, 82 of Port Clinton, OH died Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, OH. She was born August 19, 1930 in Union County, TN to the late L.H. and Hattie (Walker) Keck. On November 22, 1947 she married Robert "Pat" Collins.

Hilda was a homemaker and a member of Friendship Baptist Church, Sandusky, OH. She did a lot of volunteer work, could make a sewing machine sing, and was a great cook. She had a "special" bond with her grandchildren, helping to raise them all.

Survivors include her husband Pat of Port Clinton; children Brenda (Herb) Stewart of Port Clinton and Jerry (Darlene) Collins of Oak Harbor, OH; grandchildren, Sherri Bacak, Susan (Dave) Behrens, Matt (Kim) Collins, and Ray Collins; great- grandchildren, Alicia, Stephen, Caitlin, Robbie, Ryan, and Taylor; brother Bob Keck of Cross Plains, TN. She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Foister, Ed, Paris, Dave, Jim, and Lee Keck; and sisters, Pheonie Rouse and Bertha Cole.

Visitation will be Thursday from 4-8pm at the Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Port Clinton Chapel. Funeral Services will begin at 11am Friday, December 21, 2012 at the Funeral Home where the family will receive friends an hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery, Castalia, OH.

Memorial Contributions are being directed to any . Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.neideckerleveckcrosser.com

Funeral Home

Neidecker, Leveck & Crosser
1124 Fulton Street Port Clinton, OH 43452
(419) 732-3141

Published in the News Herald on Dec. 20, 2012