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Nicholasa (Campos) Collins

April 6, 1935 ~ June 19, 2022 (age 87)


Nicholasa "Cora" Collins, age 87, of Buffington, PA passed away on Sunday, June 19th, 2022.

She was born on April 6, 1935 in Maui, Hawaii

Daughter of the late Rose Campos

Cora was employed at The Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii for 35 years.  After retirement, Cora and her husband David moved back to Buffington to be closer to family and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her brother:  Maundo Campos

Cora is survived by her husband of 58 years:  David P. Collins

Sister:  Thelma Belmodis - Honolulu, Hawaii

Sister-in-law:  Constance "Connie" Collins

Very Close Friend:  Rosemary Reagan

Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews

Her beloved dog:  Luauana

Funeral Services are private for her immediate family only.  A Celebration of Cora's Life will be held at a later date and will be announced.

Arrangements are under the direction of The Dearth Funeral Home 35 South Mill Street New Salem, PA.

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New Salem, PA 15468

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