Fred Collins was born Sept. 18, 1940, and passed away March 5, 2021. He was married to Marcia Collins. He has five children in Roseburg, Ore., Yvonne, Liz, Sharon, Gary, and Kenneth. Mike preceded him in passing, of Chehalis, Wash. Diane Krumbach, Steve Strasser, Brian Strasser, Tracy Belnap of Chehalis, Wash. Fred had 19 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. He loved his wife, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren dearly.
Fred's passion was restoring old cars and rebuilding transmissions at his home in Chehalis, Wash. We as family would love to thank Centralia Providence nurses, AMR, and Fire District 6, for their passionate care over the last year as well as a thank you to granddaughter, Nicole, for all her help. Husband, dad, grandpa, great-grandpa, you will forever be missed and loved by us all.
A celebration of life will be held later in the year.