Edith Collins

Edith Collins, 88, of Arvada, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2009 at the Pioneer Manor Nursing Home in Gillette.

Edith was born January 26, 1921 in Sheridan, WY to Frank and Clara Clabaugh. She wed Marion Collins in Hardin, MT and was a dedicated homemaker. For many years she sold Avon in the Arvada area, was a member of the Arvada Women’s Club, and enjoyed gardening and cooking.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers and four sisters. She is survived by daughters Janet (Gary) Hansen of Arvada and Shirley(Dave) Bagwell of Gillette, son Bob (Carla) Collins of Sheridan, sister Joyce Phillips of Gillette, four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service was held today at 10 a.m. at Kane Funeral Home in Sheridan. Memorials in her name can be sent to the Arvada Women’s Club, Arvada Church or Pioneer Manor Nursing Home, 900 West 8th, Gillette WY 82716.

Kane Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.