Wade D. Collins, of Saint Peters, MO, passed away Saturday, January 15, 2022 at the age of 87. Loving husband of 48 years to Patsy Collins; beloved son of the late Elmer and Lola (nee Hallett) Collins; devoted father of Sonya (Doug) Paramore; cherished grandfather of Zoey and Dottie Paramore; dear brother of Lonnie (Carol) Collins and the late Gerald (Roberta) Collins; treasured uncle of nieces and nephews.
Wade proudly served his country United States Army. He was a veteran of Korean war. Wade was very athletic in his younger years. He liked bowling & loved to go hunting at his family cabin in Willow Springs. Wade and his wife loved taking care of their animals, especially their dogs. Wade had a very compassionate heart. He retired after over 39 years of service from McDonnell Douglas. Wade was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Wade's name to 5 Acres Animal Shelter, 1099 Pralle Lane, St. Charles, MO 63303.
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