Skip to main content

Francis J. Collin

October 17, 2011

Francis J. Collin

BLACKSTONE- Francis J. Collin, 76, of Blackstone, MA died Saturday, October 15, 2011 in Beaumont Nursing Home, Northbridge, MA. He was the husband of Evelyn (Crisafulli) Collin.
He was born in Woonsocket, RI, son of the late Fillmore and Dora (St. George) Collin.
Mr. Collin was a U.S. Army Veteran and then worked as a Deli Manager for the former Almacs in Blackstone, MA. He was also a member of St. Vincent DePaul.
Besides his wife, Mr. Collin is survived by two sons: Michael Collin of Boston, MA; Jeffrey Collin and his wife Kara of Needham, MA; two daughters: Patricia VanderBurg and her husband Wayne of Northbridge, MA; Anne Marie Voisinet and her husband Robert of Coventry, RI; 8 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; and one brother: Roger Collin of Falmouth, MA. He was predeceased by siblings Firmin Collin, Raymond Collin, Leo Collin, Dora Bartlett and Loretta Holwell.
Mr. Collins funeral will be held at 9:00 am Wednesday, October 19, 2011 from the James E. Kellett and Son Funeral Home, 38 Main St., Blackstone, MA followed by a mass at 10:00am in St. Paul's Church, St. Paul's St., Blackstone, MA. Burial will follow in St. Paul's Cemetery, Gaskell St., Blackstone, MA.
Calling hours are Tuesday, October 19, 2011 from 5:00-7:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. Collins memory to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

AttachmentSize
FrancisCollins.jpg46.67 KB
CUMBERLAND – Bobby Hartnett made a triumphant return to his hometown on the Fourth of July morning...
CUMBERLAND – When last we saw Hilary Dionne on the running circuit, the 2003 Cumberland...
PAWTUCKET – There’ll be no reunion between Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mason Williams...
BELLINGHAM — It's a case that has haunted investigators in Bellingham and Franklin for more than three decades.
WOONSOCKET — It wasn’t unusual to see the “closed” sign in door of Paul’s Family Restaurant every year during the week...
WOONSOCKET — Two brothers are facing multiple drug-trafficking and related charges as police seized 77 grams of heroin...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes