Ralph J. Collins passed away in Greenwood on Sunday at the age of 90. He was born in Daviess County on Oct. 20, 1925.
He retired from Indianapolis Power and Light Co. after employment of 36 years. He served in the U.S. Navy Reserve from 1943-1945.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Buckler Collins. He is survived by his children, Susan Buckler, Michael Buckler, Jeff Snyder and Terri Cagle. He is also survived by his brothers, Ray Collins, Dale Collins, and sister, Gerane Cagle.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gill Funeral Home, 308 E. Walnut St., Washington. Funeral services will be held in the Gill Chapel at 1 p.m. Wednesday, with interment at Alfordsville Community Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Wheeler Mission or Salvation Army.
Published on October 17, 2016