June 24, 1950 - January 7, 2019
Wayne C. Collins, Sr., age 68 of Cuddebackville, NY, passed away Monday, January 7, 2019 in Port Jervis, NY. He was born on June 24, 1950 in Middletown, NY and is the son of the late Elizabeth Collins.
Wayne proudly served our country with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He worked as an Equipment operator for the Highway Department in the Town of Wallkill, NY.
Wayne is survived by his daughter, Jeanne Pulos of Godeffroy, NY; two sons, Wayne C. Collins, Jr. of Cuddebackville, NY and Michael Collins of Godeffroy, NY; four grandchildren: Ashley, Cody, Branden, and Dylan; two great-grandchildren, Skyler and Caiden; his brother, Robert Collins; his niece. He is predeceased by his brother, Norman Collins.
Wayne was a member of the Roosa-Fleming VFW Post 161 in Port Jervis.
Graveside services will take place at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 14 at the Orange County Veterans Cemetery, 111 Craigville Road, Goshen, NY, 10924. Memorial contributions may be made to the VFW Post 161, 47-51 Owen St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 or to the American Cancer Society, 121 Executive Dr., New Windsor, NY 12553.
Arrangements are by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, 154 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771. For information, directions, or to send a condolence note to the family please visit www.knight-auchmoody.com