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Dane Gola Collins

May 29, 1959 - October 13, 2016

Obituary


Dane Gola Collins, 57, of Van Buren, died October 13, 2016. He was born May 29, 1959, at Tyndall AFB, Panama City, Florida, the 4th son of Gola "Pete" and Kathryn Collins. He received his GED from Medford High School, Medford, Oregon. He worked as a forklift operator for various fruit packing companies in the Medford area. He spent the last 34 years with the love of his life, Genevieve Smith. He is survived by his wife, Genevieve; sister, Donna Barnes; brothers Tom, David, and twin Dean; son, Thomas Cox; step-sons Gary, David, and Keith...

Dane Gola Collins, 57, of Van Buren, died October 13, 2016. He was born May 29, 1959, at Tyndall AFB, Panama City, Florida, the 4th son of Gola "Pete" and Kathryn Collins. He received his GED from Medford High School, Medford, Oregon. He worked as a forklift operator for various fruit packing companies in the Medford area. He spent the last 34 years with the love of his life, Genevieve Smith. He is survived by his wife, Genevieve; sister, Donna Barnes; brothers Tom, David, and twin Dean; son, Thomas Cox; step-sons Gary, David, and Keith Smith; step-daughters Angela Turkington and Cinnamon Eck; 15 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Tracy.