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.

Join us on Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 1:00pm

404 Decatur Street, Cumberland, Maryland

Sending prayers to her family.

We are sorry to hear about Carol. She was so kind and caring, and also a good gardener!

Dave and Jeanne Zaladonis (next-door neighbors)

Kimberly, sorry for your loss. ( your neighbor across the road)



Carol was a good friend and co worker at the fire hall .She was always kind to everyone .We went camping with Leroy & Carol always had lots of fun fishing .May she rest in peace now .Prayers for her family