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Terry C. Collins, age 65, of Mentor, passed away February 22, 2017 at Lake West Medical Center in Willoughby. He was born October 15, 1951 in Cleveland.

Mr. Collins had worked at the former Gold Circle and Children's Palace and most recently at Toys R Us. He was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church and the Knight of Columbus, where he was a 4th degree Knight with the Windemere Council #2726. Mr. Collins had graduated in 1970 from Shaw High School and he had attended St. Philomena grade school.

He was an avid baseball fan, enjoyed bowling, the family historian, weatherman, personal alarm clock, caterer of his famous cinnamon rolls and chicken wings and he was extremely proud of his Irish heritage.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Kathy (Pikula); son Patrick Collins; brother James (Louise) Collins; sisters Debby Collins and Diane (Bruce) Shelton; sisters in law Nancy (John) Nicholl and Tina Collins; brother in law Ken (Fran) Pikula and many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents Edward and Henrietta Collins and brother Jon Collins.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Mr. Collins memory in care of the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Mentor, OH. Offer condolences at