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bonnie w. collins

Posted on March 29, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

April 15, 1924 - March 22, 2013

MICHIGAN CITY — Bonnie W. Collins, 88, of Michigan City and formerly of Elkhart, passed away at 8:35 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013, at Golden Living Center in Mishawaka.

She was born April 15, 1924, in Elkhart.

On July 9, 1960, in Bristol she married Howard W. Collins Jr. He preceded her in death on May 26, 1981, in Elkhart.

Surviving are a daughter, Cheryl A. Davis of Michigan City; three granddaughters; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

Bonnie was a secretary for the Eagles Lodge in Elkhart for 15 years. She was also a member of the Eagles and Women of the Moose. She enjoyed cooking and loved to read.

Cremation and burial have already taken place.

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.

In memory of Bonnie memorial contributions may be given to the National Parkinson’s Foundation.