Harvey Collins Sr.
1943 - 2017
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Harvey Gene Collins Sr., Age 74 of Gary, Indiana transitioned this life on February 18, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Riverside, Al. on February 1, 1943 to Horace and Willie B. Collins. Harvey accepted Jesus Christ at an early age. He is survived by loving wife of 42 years Rose Mary Collins ; children Y'vett Sloan; Evelyn (Eddie) Collins- Gardner and Harvey (Carla)Collins Jr., one sister Rosetta (Len) Collins -Oden; five grandchildren Coree, Brittany, Jessika, Eddie, and Donald; one sister-in-law Willie Banks and a host of other family and friends. Visitation Friday, February 24, 2017 from 9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at St. john Lutheran Church 2235 West 10th Avenue Gary, Indiana. Pastor Delwyn Campbell Officiating.



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Published in Post-Tribune from Feb. 22 to Feb. 23, 2017.
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February 22, 2017
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
NINA SCOTT
February 22, 2017
Harvey you will be missed.
No more suffering. Rest well my dear cousin.
Debra Fomby-Hunt
February 22, 2017
Hello family my name is Norman McDonald Jr., Mr. Harvey Collins Sr. was a second father to me along with his lovely wife Mrs. Rose Collins as my second mother. I've known the family for 31 years, through my brother,cousin and best friend Harvey Collins Jr. I too just lost my father on Feb.14 2017 and the support of the Collins family gave me faith to continue on with life. Hearing the passing of Mr. Collins Sr. let me know he's up there with my father keeping an eye on Scoot and I. My family and I would like to send our deepest condolences to the Collins family and may God bless them.
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