COLLINS, John Samuel December 24, 1929-December 12, 2004 Peacefully in Ottawa surrounded by family and friends. Beloved husband of the late Donelda Collins (nee Curran). Cherished father of Jane (Jamie MacRae) and Jill (Steven Byers). Much loved brother of George (Myrna) and Eva Eckford (Abbie), brother-in-law of Kenneth Curran (Paulette) and Mary Curran and cousin of Babsy Maloney (Jim). He will be fondly remembered by members of the Collins and Curran families and sorely missed by Big Kev and canine pals Daisy and Annabelle. Friends may visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry at 315 McLeod Street, Ottawa on Tuesday, December 14 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Wednesday, December 15 from 11 to 1 p.m. Funeral Service to be held at St. Bartholomew's Anglican Church 125 McKay Street, Ottawa on Wednesday, December 15 at 2:30 p.m. Interment Beechwood Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated. Published in the Ottawa Citizen from 12/13/2004 - 12/14/2004.