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COLLINS, James E. Jr. Age 45, in Weymouth, formerly of South Boston, passed away January 16, 2019. Loving husband of Jennifer (Healy) Collins. Cherished Dada to Jack and Kieran Collins of Quincy. Adored son of James E. and Marilyn A. (Harrington) Collins of Braintree. Beloved brother of Patrick Collins and his wife Margaret of Canton. Loved son-in-law of David and Marian Healy of Yarmouthport. Caring brother-in-law of Gregory Healy and his wife Megan of Bolton, CT. Revered uncle of Alanna, Liam, and Brenna Collins, Brian Winkler, Annie and Fiona Zeppa Healy. Also survived by many additional relatives and friends. Visitation in the O'Brien Funeral Home, 146 Dorchester Street, SOUTH BOSTON on Monday, Jan. 21st, from 4-8pm and Tuesday, Jan. 22nd, from 10-11am. Funeral Service will follow in the Funeral Home at 11am. Interment Private. Relatives and friends are invited to attend all services. Jim was a graduate of Boston Latin School Class of 1991 and University of Miami Class of 1995. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Jim may be made to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, PO Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 to support cancer research and patient care.
Published in The Boston Globe from Jan. 19 to Jan. 20, 2019
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