Jul 14, 1928 – Nov 14, 2017
Ellen Roseanna “Rose” Collins passed away at Durand Manor, Golden, BC on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the age of 87 years.
Rose was born at Calgary, AB on July 14, 1928. She and her husband, Joe, moved to Golden in 1962 and they started United Trailer. She was a member of the Hospital Ladies’ Auxiliary, United Church Women and volunteered in the United Church Thrift Store.
Rose was a very independent woman and learned how to do home repairs herself. She enjoyed camping, houseboating and learning on her computer.
Rose will be lovingly remembered by her son, Gordon; her adopted family, Al (Debbie) White, Marla (Ben) Catbagan and their children, Jadelynne and Josefina, Vicki (Keith) Roberts and their children, Dallas, Katelyn and Lacy.
She is also survived by her nieces and nephews, Eric (Karin), Roseanna (Gord), Rob (Leanne), Gail (Cary), David (Annette) and Ed (Lori).
Rose was predeceased by her husband, Joe, in 1978 and brother, Dave Ramsdale, in 2010.
A funeral service was held from the chapel of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden, BC, on Saturday, November 18th with interment following in the Golden Community Cemetery.
If so desired, contributions in memory of Rose may be made to Durand Manor.
Online condolences can be sent through Rose’s obituary at www.hindmanbowersfuneralhome.com
Hindman Bowers Funeral Home