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Shirley E. Collins, 61, of Wilmington, passed away on Wednesday, December 10, 2008 at St. Francis Hospital.

Born in Richmond, VA, she was the daughter of the late Charles E. and Alpha O. Elswick Collins. Shirley was a member of Fight for Families Fellowship Church in Belvedere. She loved and cared for her grandchildren like a mother.

Shirley is survived by her daughters: Katherine Ann Collins-Healey and Tracy Lee Ortiz; grandchildren: Tod, Damion, Shane, Luis, Gabrielle and Miguel; great grandchildren: Ciani and Landon; siblings: Violet Uniatowski, Clarence, Billy and Jack Collins. She was preceded in death by grandchildren: Kristina and Michael.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 20 at Fight for Families Fellowship Church, 1016 Thames St., Wilmington, DE 19804. Viewing will be from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service in the church. Interment will be at Gracelawn Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be made at: www.griecofuneralhomes.com
Gebhart Funeral Home of New Castle
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