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James Thomas Collins

January 1, 1936 ~ January 18, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

James Collins Obituary

James T. Collins, 88, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2024. Born January 1, 1936 in Akron to the late Jim and Nettie Collins; Jim served in the US Army, was a member of Local 219 Plumbers and Pipefitters for over 50 years and a member of the former St. George Catholic Church in Clinton.

Jim loved working in his barn on old antique clocks; whether buying, selling or repairing. Jim was a strong, courageous man with strong principles. He was caring, resilient and an unbelievable role model. Most importantly he was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Faye Kardos and Onvie Frazier. Jim is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Jane Collins; children, Colleen (Roger) Foster, Mike (Kelly) Collins, Tim (Lisa) Collins, Scott (Kim) Collins and Joseph (Debbie) Collins; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and sister, Dorothy Connell.

Funeral Services will be held WEDNESDAY, January 24, 2024, 2:00pm at the Swigart-Easterling Funeral Home, 624 Cherry St. E. (Rt. 93) Canal Fulton, Deacon Robin Adair officiating. Visitation Wednesday, 12pm to 2pm prior to the service. Burial at Clinton Cemetery.

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Visitation
Wednesday
January 24, 2024

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Swigart-Easterling Funeral Home
624 Cherry Street East
Canal Fulton, OH 44614

Funeral Service
Wednesday
January 24, 2024

2:00 PM
Swigart-Easterling Funeral Home
624 Cherry Street East
Canal Fulton, OH 44614

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