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Dorothy Lee (Campbell) Collins

December 24, 1927 ~ November 19, 2022 (age 94) 94 Years Old
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Obituary for Dorothy L. Collins

Mrs. Dorothy Lee Campbell Collins of Gumboro, Delaware passed peacefully on Saturday, November 19th, 2022 at home with family by her side at the age of 94.  Dorothy was born in Pittsville, Maryland on December 24th, 1927, to the late James and Louise Campbell. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husband Carmel Collins, son Allan Collins, daughter-in-law Elizabeth Collins, son-in-law Richard Morris and great grandson Beau Morris.  She was also preceded in death by sisters Virginia Condon and Christine Bare.

Dorothy was a lifetime member of Gumboro United Methodist Church and the Gumboro Ladies Auxiliary.

She will be remembered for her great sense of humor and wit as well as her caring and generous heart along with her good cooking.

Dorothy is survived by daughter Joyce Morris of Laurel and sons Leroy Collins, Sherman Collins (Ruth), and Richard Collins (Brenda), daughter-in-law Brenda Collins, ten grandchildren, twenty- four great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, November 28, 2022, at the Millsboro Cemetery, East State Street, Millsboro, DE  19966.  A celebration of life will follow at 12:30 PM at the Gumboro Fire Hall, 37030 Millsboro Highway, Millsboro, DE  19966.

Donations can be made in Dorothy’s memory to the Gumboro Methodist Church c/o Edith Rickards 34922 Pear  Tree RD, Millsboro, DE  19966 or the Gumboro Fire Company  Auxiliary, 37030 Millsboro Hwy, Millsboro, DE  19966.

 

Arrangements provided by Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, DE

 

Electronic condolences via www.watsonfh.com

 

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Services

Graveside Service
Monday
November 28, 2022

11:00 AM
MILLSBORO CEMETERY
MILLSBORO
MILLSBORO, DE 19966

Celebration of Life
Monday
November 28, 2022

12:30 PM
Gumboro Fire Co
37030 Millsboro Hwy
Millsboro, DE 19966

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December 24, 1927-November 19, 2022




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GUMBORO METHODIST CHURCH
C/O EDITH RICKARDS 34922 PEARTREE ROAD, MILLSBORO DE 19966

GUMBORO FIRE COMPANY AUXILIARY
37030 MILLSBORO HWY, MILLSBORO DE 19966

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