Bernice I. Collins, avid bowler and visitor at yard sales and casino

Bernice I. Collins, 68, of Fulton passed away peacefully Tuesday Oct. 15 at home.

She was born in Oswego, N.Y., to the late Robert and Viola Dunsmore Bullock Sr. Mrs. Collins has been a resident of Fulton for most of her life.

She was retired from Birdseye, Fulton.  Mrs. Collins was an avid bowler. She enjoyed camping at Brennans Beach, traveling to Florida, finding a bargain at yard sales and going to the casino.

She was predeceased by her siblings:  Ockie Bullock, Donald Bullock, Robert Bullock Jr., Olivia Shadt, Bertha Bullock and niece Lisa Bullock.

Mrs. Collins is survived by her husband of 32 years, Robert M. Collins of Fulton; three children: John (Becky) Connolly Jr., of Oswego, Tammy (Tim) St. Onge of Fulton, Michelle (Kevin) Wells of Hannibal; stepson Jason Malone of Hannibal; sister Patricia (Larry) Phillips of Fulton; 14 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at noon  Saturday (today) at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton with Rev. Robert Stephenson officiating.  Burial will be held privately at Oswego Town Rural Cemetery.

Calling hours are before the funeral from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday (today) at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., Fulton.

Share this story:
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Plusone Email

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *