Christopher F. Collins

COLLINS CHRISTOPHER F. COLLINS Unexpectedly on Saturday, Jauary 23, 2010 at his home in Arlington, VA. Beloved husband of Susan S. Collins, devoted father of Colin Flynn. Chris is also survived by sisters Kini Collins of Baltimore and Vanessa Collins, Annie Clifton, and Maureen Ingianni of Florida; and nieces and nephews and many loving friends. Funeral Mass on Monday, February 1 at 10:30 a.m. at The Cathedral of Saint Thomas More, 3901 Cathedral Lane, Arlington, VA 22203. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals NoVA, Post Office Box 100220, Arlington, VA 22210 or to the Diocese of Arlington, Attn. Development Office, 200 Glebe Road, Ste. 811, Arlington, VA 22203.

Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 28, 2010