Celebrating the life of Mary Lou Collins
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Mary Lou Collins, 79, of Vincennes, passed away Friday April 24, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Hospital. Mary Lou was born March 11, 1941 in Daviess County, IN the daughter of Warren and Rosella Seng Hart. She was a graduate of Washington High School and worked at Gossards in Bicknell, IN until her retirement. She was a member of St. James Episcopal Church and was a devoted Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother and friend. She married Donald R. Collins on November 23, 1968 and they made their life together for almost 52 years.
Mary Lou is survived by her husband, Donald R. Collins, their son, Eric Collins and his wife Anna of Vincennes, their grandchildren, Ashley Collins, Ty Mullins, Joboa Mullins and Crystal Kline. She was also blessed by her great grandchildren, Nicholas Thorne, Peyton Mullins, Isabella Kline, William Anderson, Amaya White and Alliana Cox.
Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents, a sister in infancy, Phyllis Hart and a half brother, Bruce Hayes.
A gravesite service will be held Tuesday April 28, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Asbury Chapel Cemetery with Fr. John Gedrick and Fr. Dennis Latta officiating. She will be laid to rest next to her parents. Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to Welsh Diabetes Center at Good Samaritan Hospital or the Vincennes Pet Port. Duesterberg-Fredrick is honored to assist the Collins family during their time of loss.
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