Timothy Pharo Collins

December 6, 1946 ~ June 16, 2022 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Timothy Collins Obituary

Timothy Pharo Collins age 75 of Saline passed away peacefully June 16, 2022 at home with his family by his side. Tim was born December 6, 1946 the son of Russell and Frances (Wilson) Collins. On April 4, 1981 in Saline, MI he married the love of his life Trudy Lee Edwards and she survives. 


Tim graduated from Tecumseh High School Class of 1965 where he excelled in Track and Football. During his football career he earned All State Honors as a Running Back.
He attended College for 2 years in Toledo, OH. Tim worked at the Ford Motor Company Saline Plant for over 32 year before retiring in 2002.
In his spare time he loved hunting, fishing, woodworking and was a season ticket holder for University of Michigan Football for over 48 years. 
Tim is survived by his wife, Trudy; children, Scott (Rachel) Musson, Kevin (Beth) Musson, Meghan (Aaron) Westbrook, Brett Collins, Gina (David) Green and Lori (Lee) Baird; grandchildren, Savannah, Tristan, Alayna, Noah, TK, Emerson, Beckett, Katie, Sarah, Drew, Lucas and Lily; siblings, James (Ethel) Collins and Jack (Carol) Collins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Frances Collins and brother, Dean Collins.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P. M.  Wednesday, June 22,  2022 at the J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh, Michigan.   Burial will follow in Macon Cemetery, Macon.  Visitation will also take place Wednesday from 11:00 A. M. until the time of service.  

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