John W. Collins, age 86, passed away on Thursday, November 1, 2018. He was a retired leadman from Harshaw. John loved working on old trucks, and going to flea markets and car shows. He was a US Army veteran from the Korean War era who loved spending time with his granddaughter of whom he was so proud.
John is survived by his wife of 65 years, Rhoda; daughter Diana and son-in-law Richard Bansek; granddaughter Brittany Sidoti (Chris); great granddaughter Willow Sidoti; and brother Joseph Collins. He was preceded in death by his son Wesley Collins; brothers, James, Raymond, and Richard Collins; and sisters, Ruth Miles, and Mary Garrett.
The family will receive friends at the Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 N. Ridge Rd., Sheffield Twp. on Thursday from 5-7pm with a service at 6pm. John will be buried at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery on Friday.