Betty Ann Collins, 84, of Evergreen Park, died May 24.
A memorial Mass is scheduled for Aug. 22 at Most Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Robert Collins Sr.; her children, Patricia (Dwight) Morgan, Joseph (Laura) Collins and Maureen Collins; her grandchildren, Jack, Danny and Joey Collins, and Robert and Millar Morgan; and many nieces and nephews from the Collins and Pufunt families.
Collins was a longtime parishioner of and dear friend to many at Most Holy Redeemer Church. She bravely and courageously lived her life to the fullest as she spent her last six years battling ALS.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Les Turner ALS Foundation, 5550 W. Touhy Ave., Suite 302, Skokie, IL 60077, or the Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation, Dept. 4586, Carol Stream, IL 60122.