Collins Sr. , Charles E.
Charles E. Collins Sr., 93, of Ross, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2006, in Allegheny General Hospital. He was born April 29, 1912, in Pittsburgh to the late Michael and Sarah Collins and also was predeceased by his wife, Thecla Collins; beloved son, Paul, and cherished daughter-in-law, Connie. Charles was a proud pioneer of the United Steelworkers of American, AFL-CIO. Loving father of Charles E. Collins Jr., of Evans City; Thecla Louise "Terry" Romeo (Ronald), of Monaca, and Mary Alice Jack (Dave), of Economy. Dear grandfather of Charles E. III, Michael P., Martin P., Brian P., Erin K. and Caitlin E. Collins; Connie Gaus; Anita Mensch; Ronald E. Romeo Jr., and David T. Jr. and Emily S. Jack. Also survived by 10 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Visitation from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Monday at the DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, 806 Perry Highway, Ross. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Sebastian Church. Interment will follow in Christ Our Redeemer (North Side Catholic) Cemetery.