John E. " Jack" Collins dear former husband of the late Helen McConkey Collins, devoted father of Mary P. Collins and her husband the late David Bashoor, Michael P. Collins and his wife Lisa and Timothy D. Collins, dear brother of William Collins and his wife Hope, loving grandfather of Michael P. Collins, Jr and Joseph R. Collins. Also survived by 4 nieces.
Jack was born in New Jersey to his parents John and Edith Collins and passed away at his Catonsville home on December 26, 2022. Jack was a biologist for the Food and Drug administration who was an avid boater, a Washington Commanders and Baltimore Raven fan. Jack was also an avid dog lover and was member of St. Lukes Catholic Church and the Elk Lodge in Ocean City.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2023, in the Our Lady of the Chesapeake Church 8325 Ventnor Road PASADENA at 10 am. Interment Crownsville Veterans Cemetery.