Archive for Saturday, March 10, 2001

Collins Services

March 10, 2001


Services for Russell H. Collins, 42, Rossville, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Collins died Thursday, March 8, 2001, at Rossville Valley Manor.

He was born May 12, 1958, in Lawrence, the son of Leonard and Patricia A. (Hamill) Collins.

He married Betty Lou Caraway. They later divorced. He later married Carolyn J. Cott. They later divorced.

Survivors include four sons, Sean, Eli, Russell Joe, and Randall, all of Topeka; three daughters, Tracy, Topeka, Stacy, Melvern, and Rachel, Greeley, Colo.; his mother, Patricia A. Hamill, Linwood; a brother, Eric, Lawrence; two sisters, Pam Gilmore, Baldwin, and Tammy Bonham, Lawrence; and five grandchildren.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials to the Russell H. Collins Memorial Fund, sent in care of the funeral home.

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