Carol Adele Collins Sunday, November 7, 1937 - Sunday, August 6, 2017
Cumberland, MD – Carol Adele Collins, 79, of Cumberland, MD, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017, at her home.
Born November 7, 1937, in Frostburg, MD, Mrs. Collins was the daughter of the late Durwood George Deffenbaugh and Celeste (Blank) Deffenbaugh. She was also preceded in death by her husband: Chester L. Collins, April 19, 2006; two sisters: Geraldine Brailler and Lois Shoemaker; and two brothers: Wayne and Durwood Deffenbaugh.
Carol was employed at Beiderlack Corporation. She was a member of Bowman's Addition Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. Carol is survived by her daughter: Kimberly Ritchie-Yutzy and husband, Harold, Pocahontas, PA; her sons: Chester L. Collins, Jr., and wife, Lisa; Stephen M. Collins; and Scott D. Collins, all of Cumberland, MD; and her brother: Robert Deffenbaugh and wife, Peg, Pinnacle, WV. Carol is also survived by her grandchildren: Kerri and Bobby Ritchie; Amy, Chris, Destinee, and Charity Collins; and her great grandchildren: Nick, Karley, Jace, Kylan, Kelson, and Kayne.
Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur Street, Cumberland, MD, on Wednesday, August 9, 2017, from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M., and from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.
A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at 1:00 P.M., with Reverend Fred Iser officiating. The family will also receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Interment will be in Mount Hermon Cemetery.