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Lelia F. Collins 71, of Urbana died at 6:15 a.m. Thursday, April 5, 2012, at the Champaign-Urbana Regional Rehab Center, Savoy.
Memorial services were held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, at Renner-Wikoff Chapel and Crematory, Urbana, the Rev. Mike Smith officiating. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Ms. Collins was born April 19, 1940, in Thackeray, the daughter of John O. and Sylvia Pierce.
Survivors include her children, Rick (Anne) Pierce of Urbana, David (Kelly) Collins of Oakwood, Angie Collins of Fort Worth, Texas, Diana L. Collins of Urbana and Jerry Hendricks of Urbana, one sister, Lois Schell of Lincoln; five grandchildren, Maddy and Elly Pierce, Justin Collins, Alex Lozano, Mackenzie; one great granddaughter, Isabelle Jordan; and a special friend, Robert Goodrich.
She was preceded in death by one brother.
Ms. Collins retired as a childcare provider.
She enjoyed gardening and babysitting.
The family would like to give special thanks to Brenda, Mindy, Sean, Amy, Larry and Harbor Light.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation or the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be offered at www.renner-wikoffchapel.com.