Arthur L. Collins, 84, formerly of West Liberty died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011, at his home in West Branch.
Funeral service was held Nov. 18, at the Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Liberty. Burial with military honors was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty.
Arthur was born June 8, 1927, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Arthur L. and Minnie E. (Thompson) Collins. He attended Mt. Vernon High School. He was a U.S. veteran serving with the Navy, Army and Air Force. On June 5, 1950, he was united in marriage to Kathleen Remington in Solon. He had worked for many years as the manager of NAPA Auto Parts store in West Liberty until his retirement. He was a member of the Muscatine Moose Lodge.
Local survivors include his daughter Christine (Ron) Waldburger of Solon.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com. A memorial fund has been established.