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Leslie "Mike" CollinsJanuary 20, 1930 ~ February 23, 2017 (age 87)
Leslie “Mike” Collins 87, of Abington & Sandwich MA, passed away February 23, 2017. He is remembered by his loving wife of 65 years Madelyn Collins; 3 children; Janet Lynn of FL, Danny Collins of Abington, Randy Collins and wife Amy Singelais of Sandwich; 9 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren, Sister Dorothy Bell of Hanson and Brother Robert Fisher of Rockland.
Les was a proud American serving in the US Army, 508th Airborne Division in the Korean War and volunteer care taker for the Abington Veterans Memorial for 10 years. His hobbies included flying on weekends after getting his private pilot’s license, landscaping and carpentry. He will be remembered for his honesty and true integrity to stand alone if meant doing what was right. A true gentlemen.
A graveside service with full military honors will be held 10:45 am on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in memory of Mr. Collins to: Sandwich American Legion Post 188, 20 Main Street, Sandwich, MA 02563.