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Obituary for Minnie Mae Collins

Minnie Mae Collins

Minnie Mae Collins, 89, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at a health care facility in Savannah, Missouri.
She was born September 29, 1927 to Hillory and Minnie (Franklin) Wallace.
Minnie was a true Christian and loved the Lord. After returning to St. Joseph, Minnie volunteered at The Salvation Army and the Calvin Center.
Minnie had a true cousin and a companion who she cherished dearly, Todda. The two were inseparable and if you've seen one you seen the other. Minnie and Todda attended a lot of things together, to Minnie Todda wasn’t just a cousin, but was her comforter and companion. Todda will dearly miss Minnie.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Sherry R. Collins; sisters, Bernice Brown, Nellie Wallace, Louise Jackson, Clara Wallace, Mary Wallace, Virginia Wallace, Georgia Burns; brothers, Frank, Kenneth, George, Norman, and Hillory Jr.
Survivors include daughter, Elaine A. Collins, Detroit, Michigan and son, Allan T. Collins, Bellville, Michigan; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Farewell Services 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends one hour prior to the service, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at

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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506





1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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Memorial Park Cemetery

5005 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph , Missouri 64506


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