Charles W. Collins

August 4, 1932 ~ November 15, 2022 (age 90) 90 Years Old
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Charles W. Collins, 90, of McCordsville, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2022, at Greenfield Health Care.  He was born August 4, 1932, in Brazil, IN to Lowell C. and Leonore (Overstreet) Collins.  Charles graduated from Greencastle High School and was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Indianapolis.  He was a production supervisor for Ford Motor Co. retiring in 1990.

Charles is survived by his wife Betty (Broadstreet) Collins whom he married June 6, 1952, sons: Richard Collins of Indianapolis, Mark Collins of Tazwell, TN and Steve Collins of Indianapolis, 9 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, brother Robert E. (Virginia) Collins of Santa Claus, IN. He was preceded in death by his parents listed above and daughter-in-law Sherry Collins.

A funeral to celebrate Charles’ life will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church 8115 Oaklandon Road Indianapolis, IN 46236. Friends may call on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at the church from 10:00 am until the service.  Burial will follow the funeral service at Gravel Lawn Cemetery, Fortville.  Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be shared at   

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Funeral Service
November 19, 2022

11:00 AM
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
8115 Oaklandon Road
Indianapolis, IN 46236

November 19, 2022

10:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
8115 Oaklandon Road
Indianapolis, IN 46236


Gravel Lawn Cemetery
9088 West 1025 South
Fortville, IN 46040

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Charles Collins

August 4, 1932-November 15, 2022

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