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John D. "Bud" CollinsNovember 28, 2017
John D. “Bud” Collins, age 92, of Mount Vernon, passed away November 28, 2017 at Riverside Methodist Hospital. He was born on June 27, 1925 in Mount Vernon to Harry and Helen (Horn) Collins.
Bud was a United State Navy Veteran. He was a member of the Moose Lodge and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles.
He is survived by one daughter Connie Durbin of Mount Vernon and one sister Carolyn Sue Fox of Mount Vernon.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Jeanne “Rusty” Collins and infant son Richard Collins; brothers, Robert and Harry “Buzzy” Collins and sister, Jo Williams.
Friends may call Monday, December 4, from Noon-1 PM at Lasater Funera Home, 11337 Upper Gilchrist Road, with a Graveside Services taking place at 1:30PM in Mound View Cemetery with Pastor Tim Overly officiating. Military honors will be conducted by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council.
The Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is handling the funeral arrangements for the Collins family.
To share a memory or send a condolence to the family of John D. Collins, please visit the funeral home website, www.lasaterfuneralhomes.com