Dennis "Denny" Richard Collin, Sr.
Nov. 25, 1950-Oct. 4, 2013
Dennis "Denny" Richard Collin, Sr, age 62, of Mt. Pleasant passed away on Friday, October 4, 2013 at McClaren Central Michigan.
Funeral Services for Denny will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Parish on Tuesday, October 8, at 11 a.m. with Fr. Loren Kalinowski and Fr. Robert Deland officiating. The family will receive friends at Clark Family Funeral Chapel on Monday, October 7, 2013, from 1 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Denny was born on November 25, 1950 in Mt. Pleasant, the son of Clifford William and Dorothy Margaret (McNerney) Collin. He was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy, Class of 1969, and worked for thirty years as a sand blaster and painter. Denny was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, and enjoyed hunting, golf, raising race horses, traveling to horse races, and tending to his vegetable gardens.
Denny is survived by his significant other, Ginni Phillips; children, Dennis R. (Jill McIvor) Collin and Shaun Paul Collin, both of Mt. Pleasant; step-daughter, Danielle Phillips of Mt. Pleasant; grandson, Brody Christopher Collin; brothers, Bill Collin, Jim (Julie) Collin, Jon (Theresa) Collin, all of Mt. Pleasant, David (Nancy) Collin of LaPorte, IN, and Gene Paul Collin of California; sisters, Susan (Don) Fuller, Marie Fussman, and Casey (John) Nelson, all of Mt. Pleasant. Denny was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Patsy Veit and Ginger Finch. You may view Denny's obituary online and send a condolence to the family, light a memorial candle, or place a memorial donation at www.clarkfuneralchapel.com