Charles W. 'Chick' Collins, 75, passed away July 30, 2008. Survived by his wife of 44½ years, Joyce Collins; children, Jeff Collins of Pueblo, Shelly K. (Wes) Niegel of Fairbanks, Alaska, Shirley Collins Sattler of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and Charles Walter (Stacy) Collins Gilmore of Utah; father-in-law, Santo Spinuzzi of Pueblo; brother-in-law, Jim Marshall of Pueblo; 14 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; 14 nieces and nephews; and numerous friends. Chick was born to Wesley Oliver and Rose Collins on Feb. 26, 1933, in Boone, Colo. He retired from CF&I as an electronic data processor, in April 1983, after 32 years of service. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing and golfing. He was a good bowler and an avid Denver Broncos fan! There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Pastor Ken Black officiating. The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorials may be made to Antioch Baptist Church through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colo. 81003. Online condolences,

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  1. Joyce & Family:
    I was sorry to hear of Chick’s passing, may the Lord be with you & your family now & always.

  2. Joyce we sorry for the loss of Chick. It has been years but we remember. Our thoughts are with you and your family. Mom and Chick will watch over us.

    Del and Fran

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