Lifelong Enumclaw resident Grant Collins, age 78, died at home on January 24th, 2017. He was born in Enumclaw on August 25, 1938 to George and Bertha Collins. Grant married Marilyn Weston on May 3rd, 1963 at Hope Lutheran Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and spending time with family and friends. All his kids lived within 5 miles of his home.
Grant is survived by his children, Deana and Tim French, Dace Collins, Danielle and Brian McIntosh, and Derek and Carrie Collins; grandchildren, Kyle and Kole French, Jessica Singletary (Mickey), DJ Collins, Amy and Anna McIntosh and great grandchildren, Kaden and Ashton; brothers, Terry and Denny Collins; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Marilyn Collins on May 24th, 2013.
A memorial service celebrating Grant's life will be held at 2:00pm Friday, February 3, 2017 at the Enumclaw VFW. Remembrances may be made to Franciscan Hospice, P.O. Box 1502, Tacoma, WA 98401-9836 or the Enumclaw Lions Club, P.O. Box 441, Enumclaw, WA 98022.