OBITUARY

Cristine Deann Collins

September 16, 1956July 28, 2022
Obituary of Cristine Deann Collins
Cristine Deann Collins, age 65, passed away at Haven Hospice in Orange Park, FL on July 28, 2022 after losing her 14 year battle with metastatic breast cancer. She was born in Columbus, Nebraska and preceded in death by her parents, Bobby Dale and DeVoe Ann Collins, grandparents, Doris and Charles Dunivan, William Carl Fischer, and Thomas and Mildred Collins. Cristine Collins attended school in Gallup, NM, Lincoln, NE, Torrington, WY, Wahpeton, ND, and Waukesha, WI. In 1974, Cristine Collins graduated high school from Wahpeton High School. She attended North Dakota State School of Science and Waukesha County Technical College in Wisconsin. She worked in the newspaper industry with her parents while growing up but later became a civilian employee at the Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, FL. Cristine Collins spent 40 years working in different capacities at the Naval Air Station. The last 25 years were spent working under the Naval Supply Systems Command - Fleet Logistics Center Jacksonville. While growing up, Cristine Collins enjoyed spending time at the family cottage on Ottertail Lake in Minnesota. She enjoyed ice skating, sledding, and snowmobiling at Chahinkapa Park while living in North Dakota. She was also a member of the Masonic Lodge in Wahpeton where she was a Rainbow Girl. Cristine Collins just loved spending time with her family. After moving to Florida, she loved to go on family vacations to Central Florida destinations. Her favorite theme park was Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. She enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephews as well as her grand nieces and grand nephews. Cristine Deann Collins is survived by her two brothers, Gregory D. Collins (Jane), Richard C.Collins (Debra), and sister, Jacqueline J. Snyder; ten nephews and nieces, Nathan Collins (Kristina), Adam Collins (Brittany), Grant Collins (Katherine), Logan Collins (Andrea), Sally Doty (Benjamin); Cassie Malone (John), Katie Cooper (Gary), Kellie Henry (Christopher), Matthew Snyder, Michelle Shearin (Brian); and 17 great nieces and nephews, Owen Collins, Madeline Collins, Liam Collins, Kate Collins, John Collins, Lauren Collins, Thomas Collins, Theodore Collins, Eleanor Collins, Zachary Collins, Baylee Malone, Rylee Cooper, Aria Henry, Grayson Snyder, Brian Shearin, Jr., Lucas Shearin, and Piper Shearin. A private family service will be held at 10 A.M. on August 15, 2022 in the chapel at Hardage-Giddens Holly Hill Funeral Home, 3601 Old Jennings Road, Middleburg, FL. Cristine Deann Collins will be interned at Magnolia Cemetery, 1040 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park, FL. Please post words of comfort at www.hollyhillfunerals.com

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  • Christine was preceded in death by her parents, Bobby Dale and DeVoe Ann Collins, grandparents, Doris and Charles Dunivan, William Carl Fischer, and Thomas and Mildred Collins, and is survived by her two brothers, Gregory D. Collins (Jane), Richard C.Collins (Debra), and sister, Jacqueline J. Snyder; ten nephews and nieces, Nathan Collins (Kristina), Adam Collins (Brittany), Grant Collins (Katherine), Logan Collins (Andrea), Sally Doty (Benjamin); Cassie Malone (John), Katie Cooper (Gary), Kellie Henry (Christopher), Matthew Snyder, Michelle Shearin (Brian); and 17 great nieces and nephews, Owen Collins, Madeline Collins, Liam Collins, Kate Collins, John Collins, Lauren Collins, Thomas Collins, Theodore Collins, Eleanor Collins, Zachary Collins, Baylee Malone, Rylee Cooper, Aria Henry, Grayson Snyder, Brian Shearin, Jr., Lucas Shearin, and Piper Shearin.

Services

Monday, August 15, 2022

Memorial Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Hardage - Giddens Holly Hill Funeral Home