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Ira J. Collins

April 8, 1938 January 7, 2019
Ira   J.   Collins
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Obituary for Ira J. Collins

Ira J. Collins, age 80, of Underwood, Iowa, passed away January 7, 2019.

He was born in Neola, Iowa on April 8, 1938 to the late Ira W. and Helen F. (Whitmore) Collins. Ira proudly served his country in the United States Army and retired from the Omaha World Herald.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Keith Collins; sister, Lois Short; great granddaughter, Jaileigh Posey.

Ira is survived by his wife, Marlene Collins; children, Colleen Wells (Craig Jr.), Ira Collins (Angie), Rohn Collins (Dave Magnuson), David Collins (Brenda Centamore; siblings, Edna Hinkel, Marvin Collins (Shirley), Lyle Collins (Pat), Carol Sue McMullin, Ruthann Huff (Bill), Steve Collins; 7 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Visitation is 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. on Thursday at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. Graveside service is 10:00a.m. on Friday in the Crescent, Iowa Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to AseraCare Hospice or the Alzheimer’s Association.


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Visitation

Thursday

10

Jan

5:00 PM 1/10/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1/10/2019 7:00:00 PM
Hoy | Kilnoski Funeral Home & Crematory

1221 North 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Hoy | Kilnoski Funeral Home & Crematory
1221 North 16th Street Council Bluffs 51501 IA
United States

Graveside Service

Friday

11

Jan

10:00 AM 1/11/2019 10:00:00 AM
Crescent Cemetery

Crescent, Iowa
Crescent, IA 51526

Crescent Cemetery
Crescent, Iowa Crescent 51526 IA
United States

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Crescent Cemetery Final Resting Place

Crescent, Iowa
Crescent, IA 51526

Crescent, Iowa Crescent 51526 IA
United States
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