August 1st, 1923 – Thursday, March 4, 2010
The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo
Sunday March 7th
Pauline M. (Kelm) Collins,
08-01-23 ~ 03-04-10
age 86 of Buffalo, MN.
Pauline was born to Hilbert and Lana Bell (Walton) Kelm on August 1st, 1923 Quasqueton, IA.
Pauline was united in marriage to Joseph G. Collins at St. John’s Chapel in Austin, MN on February 19th, 1943.
Pauline was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Collins who passed away in 1982, daughter Cheryl “Willow” Anderson, parents Hilbert and Lana Bell Kelm, brother Virgil (Mary Ann) Kelm.
Pauline is survived by Children: Gary (Barbara) Collins of Buffalo, MN and Gary’s son Matthew Collins, their children Corey Collins and Heather (Jami) Becker.
Trudie (David) Kneiszler of Edgewater, FL and their children Cyndi (Todd) Dapshis, David Kneiszler, Nicole (Patrick) Hammock, Cheryl “Willow” Anderson’s children Taunia (Jeff) Femrite, Martin Anderson, Tristine (Eloy) Galvan, Tara (Joseph) Lukach and Maxwell Anderson.
Brian (Darlene) Collins of Forest Lake, MN and Brian’s son Thomas Collins, Darlene’s son Micah Johnson.
Great-Grandchildren: Christine, Conner, Shayne (Tiffany), Rachael, Joseph, Kyle, Samuel, Anna, Logan, Lanna, Aliyah, Zerah, Tarisa, Garrett, Daniel, Andrew, Trisaunia, Kristoffer, Shawn.
Great-Great Grandson Bradley.
Siblings Hilbert “Ray” (Helen) Kelm of Superior, WI.
Nieces Nephews other relatives and friends.
Purple attire is requested for
Celebration of Pauline’s life Sunday 3-7-10 at The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo 763-682-1363 4 PM, gathering of friends and family 1 hour prior. Fellowship to follow.
In lieu of flowers memorials to Buffalo Wrestling Booster Club.