Donald G. Collins Sr.

Aug. 24, 1926 - Dec. 1, 2008

Donald G. Collins Sr. of Wales was born to eternal life Monday, Dec. 1, 2008, at age 82. He was born Aug. 24, 1926.

Donald was the beloved husband of Betty (nee Galik) for 50 years; the loving father of Diane, Donald Jr. (Lisa), Janet (Tony) Tomaz and Joyce (Shaun) McGuire; cherished grandpa of Kelsey, Austin, Brianne, Shane, Maddi, Gabby, Molly and Abby; and the dear brother of Dennis. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 470 N. Oak Crest Dr., Wales.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.