Helen Kathrine Collins of Huntington

Helen Kathrine Collins, 79, of Huntington, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 6, 2013, surrounded by family. She was born July 31, 1933 in Wayne County, a daughter of the late Elmon W. and Shirley Cathrine Stanley Walters. Her husband, Robert Stanton Collins also preceded her in death, along with two daughters, Tonya, and Arnetta; two brothers, Larry Walters and Ervin Walters; and a very special Papa Flem Henry Stanley, whom she loved dearly. She leaves behind 14 children, Robert, Alvin, Fred, Marvin, Quinton, Ila, Shirley, Mary, Lora, Susan, Eva, Julie, all of Wayne, Shelia of Huntington, and Angela of Ohio; 32 grandchildren; and 30 great grandchildren. Also surviving are four brothers, Willie, Marvin, Flem, and Terry Walters, and a host of nieces and nephews. Graveside services were held 11 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2013 at The Bob Collins Family Cemetery, Big Creek. Johnson Tiller Funeral Home is honored to serve the Collins family.