Entered into rest on December 3, 2023
Beloved husband of Maryellen (Suleski) and the late Patricia (Davis) Collins.
Dear father of David (Ellen) Collins and the late Karen Collins
Step father of Michele and Timothy.
Loving grandfather of Tyler and Connor, step grandfather of Amanda, James, Timothy, Ashlee and Carmen.
Brother-in-law of Marcia Hotaling, late Virginia Tarquin, Elaine (late Edward) Suleski, Joan (Larry) Crawley and Janet Suleski.
Brother of the late Beverly Kane, Shirley Meyers, Richard Collins and Ronald Collins.
Dearest brother-in-law of The Very Rev. Richard Davis and best friends of Eugene and Kathy Manning
Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Services were held privately at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Stroke Center at Buffalo General Hospital.
Jim was the founder of James P. Collins Heating and Cooling.
We are honored and privileged to be able to help families and are willing to do whatever it takes to meet your needs. What ever your faith, a traditional wake service or burial, cremation or memorial we will work within your budget to provide you with a service that will meet your expectations.
James W. Cannan Funeral Home, Inc 3155 Orchard Park Road Orchard Park, New York 14127 Tel: (716) 675-9027