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David Alan Collins

April 8, 1953 ~ June 9, 2022 (age 69)


David Alan Collins passed away unexpectedly on June 9th, 2022. He was born on April 8, 1953 to Elizabeth & S. Raymond Collins of Sherwood, NY.  David grew up on the family farm and graduated from Sherwood Central School. He had a love for family farm life.  He spent his days caring for dairy cattle and tending to field work. Every spring David would tap the maple trees and boil down his own maple syrup to share with the family. He also enjoyed growing green beans and sweet corn for many years.

David is survived by his sister, Shirley Wunder, brother, Phillip Collins, nieces, Kristine (David) Polanco, Kathleen (Jeff) Nedza and nephew Daniel (Cheryl) Wunder.

He was predeceased by his parents, Elizabeth & S. Raymond Collins, sister & brother in law, Linda & Robert Harland, brother George Collins and brother in law David Wunder.

There will a celebration of life at a future date and time.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Southern Cayuga Instant Aid, P.O. Box 7, Poplar Ridge, NY 13139 in memory of David A. Collins.

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